Business Administration AS

Associate in Science

Are you a future business leader? Our program prepares students who wish to take the first step toward transferring to a 4-year business program. Studies include business law, management, marketing, economics, accounting, and leading-edge technology. Although designed as a transfer program, graduates of our program may also choose to seek immediate employment in the field of business. Students are given the flexibility to take this program on-campus or fully online.

Our Business Administration program prepares you for advanced studies or specialization at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, customer service, retail sales, or administrative assistants.

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    "My experience at Salem Community College has literally been a family affair. My daughter, Rita, graduated last year and my son, Gregory, plans on graduating in 2020. My SCC family has encouraged me to continue my education and that’s exactly what I’m going to do in the fall at Wilmington University. Thank you SCC, for my wonderful journey in education!"

    -- Bonnie Rivera, graduating class of 2019

    Students have successfully transferred to:

    • Rowan University
    • Rutgers University
    • The College of New Jersey
    • Widener University
    • Wilmington University

    Students who complete the Business Administration, Associate of Science program and go on to earn a bachelor degree may find employment in occupations such as:

    • Chief Executives
    • General and Operations Managers
    • Sales Managers
    • Administrative Services Managers
    • Purchasing Managers
    • Transportation Managers
    • Storage and Distribution Managers
    • Logistics Managers
    • Regulatory Affairs Managers
    • Compliance Managers
    • Supply Chain Managers
    • Loss Prevention Managers
    • Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes
    • Cost Estimators
    • Management Analysts
    • Business Continuity Planners
    • Business Intelligence Analysts
    • First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
    • Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
    • Office Clerks, General
    • Instructional Coordinators
    • Instructional Designers and Technologists
    • Business Intelligence Analysts
    • Information Technology Project Managers
    • First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
    • Customer Service Representatives
    • Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products
    • Human Resources Specialists
    • General and Operations Managers
    • Marketing Managers
    • Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
    • Financial Analysts
    • Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
    • Insurance Sales Agents
    FIRST SEMESTER
    Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
    ACC131 Principles of Accounting I 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    BUS102 Introduction to Business 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    ENG101 English Composition I 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    MAT153 Precalculus 4 $0.00 $760.00 $760.00
    TECH-ELEC Technical Competency Elective 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    Subtotal: $3,040.00*
    * - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

     

    SECOND SEMESTER
    Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
    ACC132 Principles of Accounting II 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    BUS103 Principles of Management 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    ENG102 English Composition II 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    MAT231 Calculus I 4 $0.00 $760.00 $760.00
    ACC/BUS/CSC/ECO/SCM-ELEC Accounting, Business, Computer Science, Economics, or Supply Chain Management Elective 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    Subtotal: $3,040.00*
    * - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

     

    THIRD SEMESTER
    Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
    BUS205 Legal Environment of Business 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    BUS212 Principles of Marketing 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    ECO201 Macroeconomics 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    MAT201 Statistics 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    SCI-ELEC Science Elective 4 $0.00 $760.00 $760.00
    Subtotal: $3,040.00*
    * - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

     

    FOURTH SEMESTER
    Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
    ECO202 Microeconomics 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    ENG202 Introduction to Speech Communication 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    ACC/BUS/CSC/ECO/SCM-ELEC Accounting, Business, Computer Science, Economics, or Supply Chain Management Elective 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    HUM-ELEC Humanities Elective 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
    Subtotal: $2,280.00*
    * - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

     

    Total Program Cost: $11,400.00*

    * - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.
    ** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.