Associate of Arts Field of Study: BusinessACADEMIC TRANSFER DEGREE



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Credits earned at Lone Star College transfer to any public college or university in the state. Start smart with 2+2 (2 years at LSC and 2 years at the University of your choice) and get the first two years of your Bachelor's degree without the high-cost. Students save an average of $16,000 over two years.

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Program Pathway

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First Semester Courses 12 Credits
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I 3
BUSI 1301 Business Principles 3
MATH 1324 Mathematics for Business & Social Science 3
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework: 1st Year Experience2 3
Second Semester Courses 13 Credits
Elective Life & Physical Sciences Elective1 4
Econ 2301 Macroeconomics 3
ENGL 1302 Composition and Rhetoric II 3
BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3
Third Semester Courses 6 Credits
HIST 1301 United States History to 1877 3
Elective Creative Arts1 3
Fourth Semester Courses 14 Credits
ACCT 2301 Principles of Financial Accounting 3
Elective Life & Physical Sciences1 4
ECON 2302 Microeconomics 3
PHED 1164 Introduction to Physical Fitness & Wellness 1
HIST 1302 United States History Since 1877 3
Fifth Semester Courses 15 Credits
BUSI 2305 Business Statistics 3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3
ACCT 2302 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3
Elective Language, Philosophy, & Culture1 3
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3
Associate of Arts: Field of Study in Business (AA) Degree Program Total 60 Credits


Program Details

The Field of Study curriculum is designed to satisfy the lower division requirements for a bachelor's degree in a specific area at four-year colleges in the state of Texas*. Credits earned in Field of Study curriculum transfer to other four year colleges in the state of Texas.

*Field of Study completion does not guarantee admission to a four-year institution in the state of Texas.

Community Colleges in Texas under regulation by the Higher Education Coordinating Board have developed pathways for Texas 4-year universities and colleges where a bachelor's degree is required by the employer. We refer to that pathway as a Field of Study, General Education.

Associate of Arts Degree

An Associate of Arts is an academic transfer degree designed for students who will ultimately be pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree at a four-year college/university that is not math or science oriented. Examples of this type of four-year degree are: Business, Liberal Arts, History, Speech, Music, Education, Criminal Justice, etc.

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