2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jul 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Graduation Map: Associate of Science in Business


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Program Overview

The Associate of Science in Business is designed for students who are planning to transfer to a four-year institution to obtain a bachelor’s degree in the field of business.

The following schools accept this completed degree in its entirety:

Arkansas State University  Arkansas Tech University Harding University
Henderson State University  Southern Arkanasas University University of Arkansas Fort Smith
University of Arkansas Little Rock  University of Arkansas Monticello  University of Arkansas Pine Bluff
University of Central Arkansas    

*For information on transfer to UA-Fayetteville, please see a business advisor and use the approved 2+2 Plan.

ACTS Course Numbers

The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and equitable treatment in the application of credits for admissions and degree requirements. Go to https://adhe.edu/students-parents/transfer-info-for-students for more information.

Degree Requirements

- This degree requires successful completion of 62 credit hours.

- A minimum 2.0 cumulative grade-point average is required for graduation.

- Please note: additional prerequisite courses may be required if minimum placement requirements are not met.

Please see the program of study page to view the program requirements and eligible electives: Program: Associate of Science in Business - University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College - Acalog ACMS™ (uaptc.edu)

Semester One


Recommended Sequence

Complete all 15 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  ACCT 2310  Principles of Accounting I 3    
  BUS 1403  Microcomputer Applications 3    
  Fine Arts (select one of the following: ARTS 2300  Introduction to Visual Art MUSC 2300  Introduction to Music THEA 2300  Introduction to Theatre 3    
  ENGL 1311  English Composition I 3    
  MATH 1302  College Algebra (OR HIGHER) 3    

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR

Semester Two


Complete all 16 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  ACCT 2330  Principles of Accounting II 3    
  BIOL 1300 /BIOL 1100  Biology for Non-Majors and Lab (OR HIGHER BIOLOGY) 4    
  Business Directed Elective** (work with advisor to complete appropriate option for transfer institution): BUS 1603  Introduction to Business OR BUS 2243  Business Communication 3    
  ENGL 1312  English Composition II 3    
  US History/Government (select one of the following): HIST 2311  U.S. History to 1877  HIST 2312  U.S. History since 1877 POLS 1310  American National Government 3    

**Institutional Directed Elective:

BUS 1603 ATU HSU UAFS UALR UAM UAPB
BUS 2243 ASUJ HU SAU UAFS UCA  

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR

Semester Three


Complete all 16 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  ECON 2322  Principles of Microeconomics 3    
  MATH 1308  Business Calculus 3    
  PHYS 1300 PHYS 1100  Physical Science with Lab (OR HIGHER CHEMISTRY/PHYSICAL SCIENCE) 4    
  Social Science (select one of the following not completed above): HIST 1311  HIST 1312  HIST 2311  HIST 2312  POLS 1310  SOCI 2300   3    
  SPCH 1300  Speech Communication 3    

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR

Semester Four


Complete all 15 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  BUS 2633  Legal Environment of Business 3    
  ECON 2323  Principles of Macroeconomics 3    
  MATH 2320  Introduction to Statistics and Probability 3    
  Social Science (select one of the following not completed above): HIST 1311  HIST 1312  HIST 2311  HIST 2312  POLS 1310  SOCI 2300   3    
  World Literature (select one of the following): ENGL 2337  World Literature from the Beginning to 1650 OR ENGL 2338  World Literature from 1650 to the Present 3    

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR - APPLY FOR GRADUATION

Total 62 Credit Hours


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