Business

Associate of Arts Degree with Designation

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The Associate of Arts Business Option is the result of a State wide articulation agreement between the Colorado Community College System and the four-year colleges and universities. Students completing the following 60 hours will transfer in 100 percent of their classes and start as an entering junior at the four-year school. Please consult with your faculty advisor for the proper sequence of classes.

Content criteria, competencies, and student learning outcomes associated with the general education courses required for this degree can be found on the Colorado Department of Higher Education website.

Written Communication

Six (6) credit hours

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1

3

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

3

Mathematics

Eight (8) credit hours

MAT 121

College Algebra: MA1

4

MAT 125

Survey of Calculus: MA1

4

or

Higher Level Calculus course

 

Arts and Humanities

Six (6) credit hours. Full list of requirements.

  • GT - Two GT Pathways Arts and Humanities courses (AH1, AH2, AH3, AH4)

History

Three (3) credit hours. Full list of requirements.

  • GT - One GT Pathways History course (HI1)

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Six (6) credit hours GT Pathways Social and Behavioral Sciences courses

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics: SS1

3

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics: SS1

3

Natural and Physical Sciences

Eight (8) credit hours. Full list of requirements.

  • GT - Two GT Pathways Natural and Physical Sciences courses (SC1)

Additional Required Courses

Twenty-three (23) credit hours

ACC 121

Accounting Principles I

4

ACC 122

Accounting Principles II

4

BUS 115

Introduction to Business

3

BUS 216

Legal Environment of Business

3

BUS 217

Business Communication & Report Writing

3

BUS 226

Business Statistics

3

COM 115

Public Speaking

3

Total Credit Hours

60

Additional information available on the Business Department website at www.ppcc.edu/bus.