Pre-Business - Associate in Pre-Business

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 60 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Area I: Communications
English Composition - Level 1
Choose one from the following:4
Composition I4
Composition I Honors4
Composition I Multilingual4
English Composition - Level 2
ENGL 2210GProfessional & Technical Communication3
Oral Communication
Choose one from the following:3
Effective Leadership and Communication in Agriculture3
Introduction to Communication3
Public Speaking3
Introduction to Communications Honors3
Area II: Mathematics
MATH 1220GCollege Algebra (Foundation Requirement) 1, 23
Area III/IV: Laboratory Sciences and Social/Behavioral Sciences10
Area III: Laboratory Science Course (4 credits) 3
Grades of C- or better are required in ECON 2110G and ECON 2120G
Macroeconomic Principles3
Microeconomics Principles3
Area V: Humanities 33
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts 33
General Education Elective
MATH 1430GApplications of Calculus I (Foundation Requirement)3
Core Requirements
Foundation Requirements 2
MATH 1350GIntroduction to Statistics ((grade of C- or better))3
College of Business Lower Division Requirements
ACCT 2110Principles of Accounting I3
ACCT 2120Principles of Accounting II3
BCIS 1110Introduction to Information Systems3
BUSA 1110Intro to Business3
Electives, to bring the total credits to 60 413
Total Credits60

A Suggested Plan of Study

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Choose one from the following: 4
Composition I  
Composition I Honors  
Composition I Multilingual  
MATH 1220G College Algebra 1 3
BCIS 1110 Introduction to Information Systems 3
Area VI: Creative and Fine Art 2 3
Choose one from the following: 3
Effective Leadership and Communication in Agriculture  
Introduction to Communication  
Public Speaking  
Introduction to Communications Honors  
ENGL 2210G Professional & Technical Communication 3
ECON 2110G Macroeconomic Principles 3
BUSA 1110 Intro to Business 3
Area V: Humanities 2 3
Elective Course 3 4
Second Year
ACCT 2110 Principles of Accounting I 3
MATH 1430G Applications of Calculus I 3
Elective Course 3 3
Area III: Laboratory Science 2 4
ACCT 2120 Principles of Accounting II 3
ECON 2120G Microeconomics Principles 3
MATH 1350G Introduction to Statistics 3
Elective Courses 3 6
 Total Credits60