Prebusiness - Associate Degree
The only courses that may be taken under the S/U option are electives.
A grade of C- or better is required in all courses.
Total Credits Required for Degree: 60
|Area I: Communication|
|COMM 265G||Principles of Human Communication||3|
|or COMM 253G||Public Speaking|
|ENGL 111G||Rhetoric and Composition||4|
|ENGL 203G||Business and Professional Communication||3|
|Area II: Mathematics|
|MATH 120||Intermediate Algebra 2||3|
|MATH 121G||College Algebra||3|
|MATH 142G||Calculus for the Biological and Management Sciences||3|
|STAT 251G||Statistics for Business and the Behavioral Sciences||3|
|Area III: Laboratory Sciences|
|Select two courses from the Laboratory Sciences area of the NM Common Core list. 1||8|
|Area IV: Social/Behavioral Science|
|ECON 251G||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|ECON 252G||Principles of Microeconomics 4||3|
|Area V: Humanities/Fine Art|
|Select two courses from the Humanities/Fine Arts area of the NM Common Core list. 1||6|
|Areas IV & V Social/Behavioral Sciences and Humanities/Fine Arts|
|Select one additional course from the Social/Behavioral Sciences or the Humanities/Fine Arts areas of the NM Common Core list. 1||3|
|PreBusiness Core Requirements|
|ACCT 221||Financial Accounting||3|
|ACCT 222||Management Accounting 3||3|
|BCIS 110||Introduction to Computerized Information Systems||3|
|BUSA 111||Business in a Global Society||3|
|COLL 101||College/Life Success||1|
|Select additional electives to bring total credits to 60. 5||2|
A full list of NM Common Core Classes can be found in the General Information section of this catalog.
Students who place out of MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra must take an additional 3 credits of general elective outside the College of Business Administration and Economics.
ACCT recommended for Sophomore year.
ECON should not be taken by beginning freshmen or students without algebra skills.
Recommended electives toward continuing with a Bachelor of Accountancy or Bachelor of Business Administration degree in the College of Business include: BLAW 230 or MKTG 203 or BMGT 210 or BLAW 316 (Las Cruces only) or MKTG 303 (Las Cruces only). Recommended electives must be completed at one of the NMSU 2 or 4 year campuses.