Jun 23, 2024  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, ABUS

Department: Business  
Program/Major Code: AOBBUSIADMIN/BUD2

CIP Code: 52.0201

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify and understand basic theories, principles, practices and terminology related to each functional area of business
  2. Perform basic functions appropriate to each functional area of business
  3. Demonstrate competency in the areas of critical thinking, decision-making and problem-solving (reflect, analyze, and apply)
  4. Communicate effectively using oral, written and non-verbal techniques, to include the use of technology, in the gathering and presentation of information

Semester Pathway

You must first pick an Associate of Business Pathway  based on the University you will transfer to. 

This pathway is a suggested sequence of courses for your program of study. Work with a PCC advisor and/or university advisor to develop a unique pathway for you based on your placement recommendations, any prior college courses, and your specific situation. The courses listed reflect the minimum requirements for this program. Designed for students who have completed prerequisites and have met college preparatory requirements in math, writing and reading.


Associate of Business Pathways to the Arizona Universities  


This degree includes the Arizona General Education Curriculum-B (AGEC-B)  


General Education Note: Ensure that one general education AGEC course fulfills each of these categories:

First Semester

AGEC-B Writing Composition I (3 credits)

AGEC-B  Options Category (4 credits)

AGEC-B Biological & Physical Science    (4 credits)  

Student Success Course

Transfer pathway course

  • One course from your transfer pathway (3 credits)*


Second Semester

AGEC-B Writing Composition II (3 credits)

AGEC-B Fine Arts  (3 credits) 

AGEC-B Biological & Physical Science    (4 credits)

AGEC-B Mathematics   (3 credits) 

Transfer pathway course

  • One course from your transfer pathway (3 credits)*


Third Semester

ACC 211  Financial Accounting [SUN# ACC 2201] (3 credits)

BUS 205  Statistical Methods in Economics and Business [SUN# BUS 2201] (3 credits)

AGEC-B Humanities   (3 credits) 

Course must fullfill the awareness categories of I, C and possibly G.

AGEC-B Social & Behavioral Science (3 credits)

Transfer pathway course

  • One course from your transfer pathway (3 credits)*

Fourth Semester

ACC 212   Managerial Accounting [SUN# ACC 2202] (3 credits)

AGEC-B Social & Behavioral Science     (3 credits)

AGEC-B - Options category (3 credits)

Student Success Course

Transfer pathway course

  • One course from your transfer pathway (3 credits)*

Program Total: 60-64 Credits

*Transfer pathway course include transferable courses determined by transfer pathway to include the following courses, MAT 151, 172, 200 level math course, WRT 254 and/or from the following prefixes: CMN (100 level course), ASL, BUS, CHI, FRE, GER, KOR, JPN, SOC, SPA. Please note the following exceptions: BUS 100, 125, 151, 290, 296, CMN 140, SOC 110, MAT 227, 231, 241, 252, and 262.