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Business Administration - AS, AAS

Financial Literacy Center

Develop Skills

  • Communicate Effectively
  • Direct Others
  • Make Decisions
  • Take ResponsibilityBank Exchange slip

In this 2-year degree you will develop critical thinking, organization, and presentation skills along with building a body of practical business knowledge. This program provides you with a practical business background sufficient for immediate employment or transfer to a bachelor degree program.

Students in this Major:

  • Obtain a viable business background for immediate employment and/or transfer to a four-year program.
  • Learn principles of business, accounting, and economics.

Career Opportunities:

  • Assistant Manager
  • Advertising Representative
  • Sales Representative
  • Supervisor
  • Customer Service Representative

Career Outlook:

  • With the importance of technology in the global economy, business positions are anticipated to increase.

Recent Employers of SUNY Canton Graduates:

  • Community Bank
  • Consumer Marketing Service
  • Wal-Mart
  • Ward Real Estate
  • American Red Cross
  • Malone Telegram
  • Self-employed (oil company)
  • J. Riggings
  • Kaman Industrial Technologies
  • C. E. Brooks Investments
  • New York State
  • Mid-Valley Oil Company
  • Cohoes Fashions
IACBE Candidate for Accreditation

The Board of Commissioners of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that, at its meeting in San Francisco, California, USA on 22-23 April 2017, the School of Business and Liberal Arts at the State University of New York - Canton in Canton, New York was granted the status of candidate for accreditation.

Transfer Opportunities:

  • Eligible students may enroll in one of SUNY Canton’s four-year business or management programs.

Admission Requirements:


PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

A.S. Degree –Transfer Program (Curriculum 0671)

Semester I

ACCT 101 Foundations of Financial Accounting 4
BSAD 100 Introduction to Business 3
ECON 101 Macroeconomics (GER 3) 3
ENGL 101 Expository Writing (GER 10) 3
FYEP 101 First Year Experience*** 1
Mathematics* (GER 1) 3-4
TOTAL CREDITS 17-18

Semester II

ACCT 102 Foundations of Managerial Accounting 3
CITA 110 Introduction to Information Technology 3
ECON 103 Microeconomics (GER) 3
GER (2,4,5,6,7,8,9) 3
MATH 141 Statistics 3
TOTAL CREDITS 15

Semester III

BSAD 200 Business Communications** 3
BSAD 201 Business Law I 3
Program Elective 3
GER (2,4,5,6,7,8,9) 3
GER (2,4,5,6,7,8,9) 3
TOTAL CREDITS 15

Semester IV

FSMA 210 Introduction to Finance 3
  Program Elective 3
  Program Elective 3
  GER (2,4,5,6,7,8,9) 3
GER (2,4,5,6,7,8,9) 3
TOTAL CREDITS 15

* Survey of Mathematics (MATH 111), College Algebra (MATH 121), MATH 123 Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry, and Calculus (MATH 161)

** Fulfills writing intensive requirement

***Required for Freshmen students only

GER = General Education Requirement - Students may take no more than one course per GER subject area

Program Electives: ACCT, BSAD, ECON, FSMA, LEST, or MINS LEST, or MINS


Program Requirements: A.A.S. Degree (Curriculum 632)

Semester I

ACCT 101 Foundations of Financial Accounting 4
BSAD 100 Intro to Business 3
ECON 101 Macroeconomics 3
ENGL 101 Expository Writing 3
FYEP 101 First Year Experience*** 1
Mathematics* 3-4
TOTAL CREDITS 17-18

Semester II

ACCT 102 Foundations of Managerial Accounting 3
CITA 110 Introduction Information Technology 3
ECON 103 Microeconomics 3
Humanities Elective (GER 7) 3
Mathematics* (GER 1) 3-4
TOTAL CREDITS 15-16

Semester III

BSAD 200 Business Communications** 3
BSAD 201 Business Law I 3
Program Elective 3
GER (2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9) OR
General Elective
3
GER (2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9) OR
General Elective
3
TOTAL CREDITS 15

Semester IV

FSMA 210 Introduction to Finance 3
Program Elective 3
Program Elective 3
General Elective 3
GER (2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9) OR
General Electives
3
TOTAL CREDITS 15

*Intermediate Algebra (MATH 106), College Algebra (MATH 121), Survey of Mathematics (MATH 111), Calculus (MATH 161), Math of Finance (MATH 108), and Statistics (MATH 141).

** Fulfills writing intensive requirement

*** Required for all Freshmen

GER = General Education Requirement

Program Electives: ACCT, BSAD, ECON, FSMA, LEST, or MINS

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Business Administration, AS, AAS
Edouard Mafoua
Curriculum Coordinator
315-379-3906
mafouae@canton.edu