Laney College

Business Administration

Business Administration

We offer an Associate of Arts degree and Certificate of Achievement (first table).  We also offer an Associate in Science degree for Transfer in Business Administration (AS-T) (second table).
AA/CA Requirements:
Dept/No. Title Units
BUS 1A Financial Accounting 4
BUS 10 Introduction to Business 3
Select one course from the following:
BUS 201 Business Communications   3
ENGL 1A*+ Composition and Reading   4
ENGL 201A Preparation for Composition and Reading  4
ENGL 201B Preparation for Composition and Reading  4
BUS 1B Managerial Accounting 4
BUS 2 Introduction to Business Law 3
CIS 5+ Introduction to Computer Science 5
ECON 1*+ Principles of Economics (Macro-Economics) 3
ECON 2*+ Principles of Economics (Micro-Economics) 3
MATH 13** Introduction to Statistics 4
Total Required Units for Degree Major 32-33

*Engl 1A is required for students who plan to transfer.

**In addition to statistics, calculus is usually required prior to transfer. Students should check with a counselor for specific information on this and additional transfer requirements.

+Course may be applied to Associate Degree General Education Requirement


M/SVN 61, 64

For Associate Degree General Education requirements, refer to page 55 of the 2018-2019 catalog.

The Associate in Science degree for Transfer in Business Administration (AS-T) is designed to prepare you for a seamless transfer with junior status and priority admission to their local CSU campus to a program or major in Business or similar major for completion of a baccalaureate degree.
AS-T Requirements:
Dept/No. Title Units
BUS 1A Financial Accounting 3
BUS 1B Managerial Accounting 3
BUS 2 Introduction to Business Law 2
ECON 1 Principles of Economics (Macro-Economics) 1
ECON 2 Principles of Economics (Micro-Economics)
 Choose one of the following (3-4 units):
MATH 13 Introduction to Statistics 4
MATH 16A Calculus for Business and the Life and Social Sciences 3
Required for the degree (7 units)
BUS 10 Introduction to Business 4
CIS 1 Introduction to Computer Information Systems  2
 IGETC or CSU GE-Breadth Education Pattern  37-39
 CSU Transferable General Elective Courses to meet 60

Students are required to complete: * a minimum of 19 semester units in the major with a grade of C or better while
maintaining a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all CSU transferable coursework. * 60 semester CSU-transferable
units using the California State University-General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU-GE Breadth); OR the Intersegmental General
Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern. * No more than 60 semester units are required. The Associate in Science Degree in
Business Administration for Transfer will also assist Business major students to transfer to a U.C. or other baccalaureate institutions.
Students are advised to consult with a counselor to verify transfer requirements.