Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer (AS-T)
Students completing the Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer will be able to seamlessly transfer into the CSU system to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Business Administration. Students completing this degree will have an introductory foundation for the field of Business Administration through the study of accounting, computers, economics, law, and statistics or quantitative methods, and students will acquire specific analytical and problem-solving skills needed in the business environment. This degree is specifically intended to facilitate a seamless transfer into the CSU system, but it also provides the preparation necessary for immediate employment in the fields of entry-level analyst, office clerk/ assistant, assistant bookkeeper, bank teller, data-entry clerk, and accounting clerk.
- Participate in the technical legal, accounting, and analytical aspects of a business operation.
- Functionally assist upper management with decisions affecting sales, product mix, legal issues, and office computer applications.
Transfer & Career Opportunities
This Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer (AS-T) Degree is intended to meet the lower division requirements for Business Administration for all CSU campuses. Students planning to transfer to institutions other than the CSU are encouraged to consult ASSIST.org and a COS counselor for program planning and course selection. Upon completion of this Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer (AS-T) Degree, students will be prepared for employment in business and industry as an entry-level analyst, office clerk/assistant, assistant bookkeeper, bank teller, data entry-clerk, and accounting clerk. Most common career opportunities with a baccalaureate degree include: administration in public and private organizations, marketing, manufacturing, accounting, and divisions within those organizations.
|Select one of the following General Education patterns:|
California State University General Education (CSU GE) *
Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC-CSU) **
|REQUIRED MAJOR COURSES||28-29|
|ACCT 001||Financial Accounting||4|
|ACCT 002||Managerial Accounting||4|
|BUS 018||Business Law||4|
|BUS 119||Quantitative Methods||3|
|BUS 020||Business Statistics *||3|
|or MATH 021||Introduction to Statistics|
|COMP 005||Computer Concepts (#)||4|
|or COMP 130||Intro to Personal Computers|
|ECON 040||Principles of Microeconomics *||3|
|ECON 050||Principles of Macroeconomics *||3|
CSU Fresno transfer students complete COMP 005. All other transfer students should consult ASSIST.org or a counselor for optimal course selection advice.
Select additional courses to achieve 60 units. The Business Division recommends the following:
|BUS 082||Introduction to Business||3|
|BUS 184||Business Communications||3|
|BUS 185||Ethics in Business & Industry||3|
|BUS 188||Human Relations in Business||3|
|HIST 017||People of the US to 1877||3|
|HIST 018||People of the US from 1865||3|
|POLS 005||Federal, State and Local Govt||3|
Course(s) meets General Education requirement and 9 units may be double counted above in 1A (CSUGE).
9 units may be double counted above in 1B (IGETC-CSU). IGETC-CSU requires completion of IGETC AREA 1C
The Associate in Science Degree for Transfer requirements include completion of the 60 unit program defined above with at least 12 units taken in residence at College of the Sequoias with a “C” (2.0) average and a “C” or better grade in all required major and restricted electives courses (see Transfer Information and Requirements for additional details).