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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

NOVA ADVISING SHEET

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Code: 2130 Catalog Year: 2012-2013
Associate of Science Degree   AL, AN, LO, MA, WO, ELI
  Courses Credits Grade
Two Years
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 3  
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II 3  
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3  
6CST Elective 3  
ECO 201 Principles of Economics I 3  
ECO 202 Principles of Economics II 3  
ENG 111 College Composition I 3  
5ENG 112 College Composition II 3  
7___ General Elective 3  
7___ General Elective 3  
7___ General Elective 3  
1HIS Elective 3  
8___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3  
8___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3  
ITE 115 Intro to Computer Applications & Concepts 3  
2MTH Elective 3-5  
2MTH Elective 3-5  
PED 116 Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1  
3___ ___    Physical or Life Science Elective w/Lab 4  
3___ ___    Physical or Life Science Elective w/Lab 4  
4SDV 100 College Success Skills 1  
Total   61-65  
Total credits for the Business Administration A.S.=61-65

1 HIS elective may be selected from the HIS courses listed under the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives. HIS 101, 102, 121, 122 is recommended.

2 Students may select any of the following combinations of MTH courses: MTH 163 + 271 (6 cr.); MTH 271 + 241 (6 cr.); MTH 166 + 271 (8 cr.); MTH 271 + 272 (6 cr.); MTH 271 + 173 (8 cr.); or MTH 173 + 174 (10 cr.). Statistics by itself (MTH 241 + 242) is not permitted because business students need calculus.

3 The science elective may be selected from biology, chemistry, physics, geology, or natural science courses with a lab component, listed under General Education Electives. Some four-year colleges require a two-semester sequence.

4 Students may substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.

5 ENG 125 may be substituted with the advice of a counselor or academic advisor according to requirements of transfer institutions.

6 The CST elective may be selected from the following: CST 100, 110, 115, 126, 227 or 229.

7 Consult your advisor for assistance in selecting general electives that will meet requirements of the institution to which you plan to transfer. BUS 221-222 and MTH 241-242 and ITE 140 will meet GMU business major core requirements.

8 Humanities/fine arts elective may be selected from the humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives. Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or faculty advisor academic advisor to meet requirements of transfer institution.