Program Overview

The Business Administration Certificate program offers courses designed to give students an understanding of business operations, including accounting, business information systems, business law, and economics. Students further pursue areas of their interest in entrepreneurship, marketing, international business, and human relations.

For gainful employment information, see this program’s gainful employment website.

Business (CA) Requirements

Required Courses Units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
ACTG 131 Managerial Accounting 4 units
BUS. 103 Introduction to Business Information Systems 3 units
BUS. 120 Mathematical Analysis for Business 3 units
OR
MATH 241 Applied Calculus I 5 units
OR
MATH 251 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5 units
BUS. 123 Statistics 3 units
OR
MATH 200 Elem Probability & Statistics 4 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
ECON 100 Principles of Macro Economics 3 units
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3 units
Plus a minimum of 3 units from the following: Units
BUS. 150 Entrepreneurship - Small Business Management 3 units
BUS. 161 Creativity and Innovation in Entrepreneurship 3 units
BUS. 180 Principles of Marketing 3 units
BUS. 221 Intercultural Business Communication 3 units
BUS. 230 Introduction to International Marketing 3 units
BUS. 241 Doing Business in Asia 1.5 units
BUS. 243 Legal Environment of International Business 1.5 units
BUS. 246 Doing Business in China 3 units
BUS. 248 Asian Management Systems 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
BCM. 225 Spreadsheets I: Excel 1 unit
BCM. 226 Spreadsheets II: Excel 2 units
BCM. 301 Maximizing Your Employment Potential 1.5 units
PSYC 300 Social Psychology 3 units
R.E. 100 Real Estate Principles 3 units
COMM 110 Public Speaking 3 units
COMM 150 Intercultural Communication 3 units
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3 units
BUS. 101 Human Relations at Work 3 units
Total Required Units: 29 - 32