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2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate in Business Administration, ABA


Minimum Credits: 60

Contact Hours: 63-68


The Associate in Business Administration degree is designed for students who plan to eventually complete a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field. Some of the majors pursued by students following this program include Accounting, Advertising, Economics, Finance, General Business, Marketing, Personnel/Industrial Relations, and Public Administration. Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university must consult with their advisor and carefully study the requirements of the four-year institution from which they intend to secure a bachelor’s degree. Appropriate course substitutions may be made upon the recommendation of a student’s advisor and with approval of the appropriate dean. Substitutions are only made in accordance with the specific requirements of the baccalaureate degree-granting institution to which the student intends to transfer.

DABA1 General Education Requirements: 32-36 credits



Choose two courses from two different disciplines.  (A course and its corresponding lab count as one course.)

At least one course must include a lab.

Minimum Total Credits: 60

Suggested sequencing of courses:

Year 1 (Fall) 16-17 credits

Year 1 (Winter) 15-17 credits

Year 2 (Fall) 15-18 credits

Year 2 (Winter) 14-17 credits


Students should seek additional information and/or advising from their academic advisor.

Call (989) 275-5000, ext. 280 for an appointment.