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2012-2013 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2012-2013 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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The Associate of Science – Business degree is designed to offer flexibility in selecting courses that will meet the requirements for the first two years of a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. The outline below is general in nature and is designed for use in conjunction with guidance from a business faculty advisor. Because senior institution requirements change often and without notice, students should regularly see a faculty advisor for the most current information available.

Degree: Associate of Science

Emphasis: Business

General Education Requirements (41 hours)

Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9 hours)

Literature1 3 credits
Approved Humanities General Education electives1 6 credits

History (6 hours)

Approved History General Education electives   6 credits

Natural Science (8 hours)

Approved Natural Science w/Lab General Education electives1 8 credits


Electives (guided)3  4 credits

Total Credit Hours 60

1 General Education electives in each category must be chosen from approved courses listed in the General Education Program .

2 Students who plan to transfer to The University of Tennessee - Knoxville should take ECON 2210.

3 Students who plan to transfer to the University of Tennessee - Knoxville should take MGMT 2590 and MGMT 2300 which are required for admission to the College of Business Administration. Students transferring to other colleges should discuss with a business advisor appropriate electives that will meet degree requirements.


  • Students are required to meet computer competency during the first 30 hours of coursework. In this program, MGMT 1100 Business Computer Applications is required to satisfy computer competency and must be taken during the first 30 hours.
  • Learning Support courses must be taken every semester until completed.

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