Associate of Arts in University Studies in Business for Transfer (AAT)

Division: Student Services

This degree prepares students for transfer to a four-year university. Students completing this degree will have an introductory foundation in the field of business through the study of facts, principles, and theories that pertain to business related disciplines such as accounting, management, business law, computer information systems, economics, statistics, and mathematics.With proper course selection students will acquire the discipline specific lower division skills and knowledge necessary for success in their chosen baccalaureate major.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate competency in the use of word processing and spreadsheet programs.
  • Explain the importance of small business to the local and regional economies.
  • Demonstrate interpersonal, verbal communication and written skills at the university level.

Transfer & Career Opportunities

The College maintains articulation with most CSU and UC campuses and some private colleges and universities. Course requirements vary between colleges and universities and students are encouraged to consult ASSIST.org and a COS counselor for program planning and course selection. This degree prepares students for baccalaureate majors including, but not limited to: Business Administration, Community and Regional Development, Construction Management, Agricultural Business, Public Administration, and Health Administration.

 
General Education (37-39 Units)37-39
Select one of the following General Education patterns:
California State University General Education (CSU-GE) *
Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) **
Required Courses (18 Units)18
Complete a minimum of 18 units with a "C" grade or better. Select either Option 1 or Option 2. Course used to fulfill the general education requirements listed above may be counted as part of this 18 unit minimum.
Option 1: Select a minimum of 15 units from List A plus a minimum of 3 units from List B:
Option 2: Select a minimum of 12 units from List A plus a minimum of 6 units from List B:
List A: Required Business Courses (12-15 Units)12-15
Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Agriculture Economics *
Agriculture Accounting
AG Business Computer Apps
Business Law
Introduction to Business
Ethics in Business & Industry *
Public Speaking for Business *
Computer Concepts
Intro to Personal Computers
Computer Operating Systems
Programming Concepts/Method 1
Programming Concepts/Method 2
Principles of Microeconomics *
Principles of Macroeconomics *
List B: Required Mathematics Courses (3-6 Units)3-6
Business Statistics
Quantitative Methods
Introduction to Statistics
Calculus 1
Calculus 2
Precalculus
Trigonometry
Electives (5-21 Units)5-21
Select additional transferable courses numbered 1-199 to achieve 60 units
Total60
*

Course(s) meet General Education requirement and 3-18 units may be double counted above in 1A (CSUGE). 

**

0-12 units may be double counted above in 1B (IGETC).

The Associate of Arts in University Studies requirements include completion of the 60 unit program defined above with at least 15 units taken in residence at College of the Sequoias with a “C” (2.0) average (see Transfer Information and Requirements for additional details).