Business at College of San Mateo - Associate in Arts Degree: Business Administration, Option 1 (Non-Transfer)
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AABusiness Administration, Option 1 (Non-Transfer)

Career opportunities for Business Administration majors are diverse and many. The major prepares students for careers in business disciplines which include sales, marketing, public relations, and human resources. Many graduates find employment within the manufacturing industries: automotive, aerospace, commercial; investment banking; consulting services; retailing; and information technology and telecommunications. Others secure employment in federal, state, or local government agencies. Still others work for non-profit or private foundations and professional organizations. Administrative assistant, bookkeeper, buyer, employment interviewer, and sales agent are some of the careers for which the non-transfer option helps prepare the student.

Degree Requirements
Complete General Education and other requirements listed for the Associate degree and

Major requirements: 24-26 semester units

A grade of "C" or higher is required for each course applied to the major.

ACTG 100 Accounting Procedures 3 units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
MGMT 220 Organizational Behavior 3 units
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3 units
BUS 115 Business Mathematics 3 units
BUS 201 Business Law I 3 units
BUS 401 Business Communications 3 units
BUS 295 Computer Systems in Business 4 units
CIS 110 Introduction to Computer and Information Science 3 units

Plus, select 3 units from a BUSW series