Business Administration with a Concentration in Accounting (ACC.ABA)
Associate in Business Administration
Business, Management, Marketing and Technology
The Associate Degree in Business Administration Degree with a concentration in accounting offers a cognitive foundation in areas fundamental to business studies such as accounting, economics and mathematics.
Students elect the Associate in Business Administration Degree for various reasons that may include further study toward a bachelor degree or as preparation for CPA certification or MBA programs.
Before taking business courses, students should consult a counselor since the requirements of four-year colleges and universities, both private and public, vary considerably.
Graduating from this program does not automatically qualify the student for the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) endorsement. Students in this program seeking MTA endorsement should work closely with an OCC counselor to identify classes from the MTA List which apply to the endorsement and to degree requirements.
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Courses that Satisfy Associate in Business Administration Degree with a Concentration in Accounting Requirements
Candidates for the Associate in Business Administration Degree with a concentration in accounting must satisfy the “requirements for an associate degree” as well as the specific minimum requirements:
|Complete 8 credits from Fine Arts/Humanities courses listed in the General Education Distribution List or from the courses listed below. Courses must be taken in more than one academic discipline.|
|William Shakespeare: Tragedies, Romances and Selected Poems||3|
|Intermediate French I||4|
|Intermediate French II||4|
|Intermediate Japanese I||4|
|Intermediate Japanese II||4|
|Intermediate Spanish I||4|
|Intermediate Spanish II||4|
|Intermediate Algebra (or higher level except MAT 1525, MAT 2530 or MAT 2540)||4|
|Professional Business and Accounting Courses|
|Category 1 - Required Courses:||18|
|Principles of Financial Accounting||4|
|Principles of Managerial Accounting||4|
|Introduction to Business||4|
|Category 2 - Complete two of the following courses:||6-7|
|Business Law I||3|
|Business Law II||3|
|Principles of Management||3|
|Fundamental of Marketing Theory/Practice||3|
|Total Credit Hours for Program-Related Courses||58-59|
|Additional elective credits needed to meet requirements for an Associate in Business Administration degree. These courses must be completed from courses numbered 1000 through 2999.||1-2|
|Total Credit Hours||60|
A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation.