Academic Catalogs

Liberal Arts: Emphasis in Business and Public Administration, Associate in Arts Degree

Banner Code: 2_AA_LABPA

Control Number: 19436

Financial Aid Eligible

This program is designed for students who desire a broad knowledge of liberal arts and sciences, plus additional course work in an “Area of Emphasis.” This program would be an ideal choice for students planning on transferring to the California State University (CSU) or University of California (UC), as the student may satisfy their general education requirements plus focus on transferable course work relating to baccalaureate majors at these institutions. Because admission and major preparation requirements vary at each transfer institution, courses used to fulfill requirements for an emphasis should be selected with the assistance of GWC Counselor.

Program Level Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Recognize the place of business and technology within the global economy.
  2. Apply ethical standards to business practices and decisions.
  3. Develop skills to administer, manage, or lead organizations.

Review Graduation Requirements and General Education.

Course Title Units
Select a minimum of 18 units from two or more disciplines of the following:18
ACCT G100Introduction to Accounting3
ACCT G101Financial Accounting4
ACCT G102Managerial Accounting4
BUS G100Introduction To Business3
BUS G101The Mindset of Business Success3
BUS G108Legal Environment of Business3
BUS G130Introduction to Business Writing3
or BUS G139 Business Communication
BUS G121Personal Finance3
CJ G137Community Relations And Special Issues In Criminal Justice3
CJ G140Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CJ G146Police Report Writing3
CMST G180Introduction to Mass Communication3
CS G130Survey Of Computer Science/Information Technology4
ECON G110Economic Issues and Policy3
ECON G170Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON G175Principles of Macroeconomics3
MGMT G110Elements Of Management3
MGMT G111Human Resources Management3
MGMT G130Team Building And Group Dynamics3
MKTG G100Principles Of Marketing3
MATH G140Business Calculus4
or MATH G180 Calculus 1
MATH G160Introduction To Statistics3-6
or MATH G160S Introduction to Statistics with Support
or ECON G160 Statistics for Business and Economics
MATH G185Calculus 24
Major Total18
GE Pattern (Local, CSU GE-Breadth, or IGETC)18-39
Total Units60