Associate of Business
The Associate of Business A.B. is a residential two-year transfer degree for students intending to complete a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field. The degree prepares students academically for admission to the UAS BBA degree. The Associate of Business A.B. prepares students for transfer to a four-year university and major in Business. Residency requirement is 15 UAS semester credits.
To view details of the program, visit the School of Management website.
DEGREE REQUIREMENTS (2012-2013 catalog)
The AB degree requires a minimum of 65 credit hours. A minimum of 35 of these credit hours must be completed in the University of Alaska General Education Requirements. The remaining degree requirements are comprised of 30 credit hours or more in the business program of study. The A.B. degree includes composition, math, and other general education requirements in addition to specific business prerequisite coursework.
|Minimum Credit Hours||65|
| General Education Requirements (View)||35|
|Written Communication Skills|
|ENGL||S111||Methods of Written Communication||3|
|ENGL||S212||Technical Report Writing||3|
|Oral Communication Skills|
|Select one from the following (3 credits):|
|COMM||S111||Fundamentals of Oral Communication*||3|
|COMM||S235||Small Group Communication and Team Building*||3|
|*Grade C or better|
|ECON||S201||Principles of Economics I: Macroeconomics||3|
|ECON||S202||Principles of Economics II: Microeconomics||3|
|BA||S151||Introduction to Business||3|
|BA||S152||Business Foundation Simulation||3|
|BA||S201||Introduction to Management||3|
|BA||S232||Fundamentals of Organizational Management||3|
|BA||S241||Introduction to Business Law||3|
|Must include GER electives in fine arts (3 credits), humanities (3 credits), lab science (4 credits), non-lab science (3 credits), social science (3 credits). May not be in economics.|