Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Associate in Business, Special Requirements (ABUS-SR)
Major: 8800
First Term: 2019 Fall
Award Type: ABUS-SR

CIP Code: 52.0201
Program Availability: CG, EM, GC, GW, MC, PC, PV, RS, SC, SM
Total Credits: 62-71
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: Upon completion of a bachelor`s degree, students may pursue a career in several areas including:
13-2011.00 Accountants and Auditors
13-2031.00 Budget Analysts
13-2052.00 Personal Financial Advisors

13-1199.04 Business Continuity Planners
13-1199.00 Business Operations Specialists
11-1021.00 General and Operations Managers

15-1210.00 Computer and Information Analysts
15-1212.00 Information Security Analysts
15-1220.00 Computer and Information Research Scientists

19-3011.00 Economists
19-3011.01 Environmental Economists
15-1199.08 Business Intelligence Analysts

13-2061.00 Financial Examiners
11-3031.02 Financial Managers, Branch or Department
13-2051.00 Financial Analysts

3-1111.00 Management Analysts
13-1199.00 Business Operations Specialists
15-1199.12 Document Management Specialists

11-2021.00 Marketing Managers
15-1199.10 Search Marketing Strategists
13-1161.00 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

11-9199.04 Supply Chain Managers


Description: The Associate in Business, Special Requirements (ABUS-SR) provides the first two years of a four-year curriculum for students who wish to pursue Computer Information Systems majors at Arizona`s public universities. For a comprehensive list of bachelor programs, visit the aztransfer business matrix (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/ATASS.woa/wa/ViewMatrixReport?Code=BUS). With a bachelor degree, students may pursue a number of careers, including but not limited to accountancy, business administration, business data analytics, computer information systems, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, management, retail management, and supply chain management.


Program Learning Outcomes
1. Demonstrate knowledge of the practice of accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, management, and marketing in the business environment. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS162AD, ECN211, ECN212, GBS205, GBS220, GBS221, MAT217, MAT218)
2. Develop and implement well-structured computer programs that solve business problems. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS250)
3. Utilize the software development lifecycle for application development. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS250)
4. Research, locate, and evaluate business information in order to support evidence-based decisions. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, GBS205, [FYC], [L], [SG], [SQ])
5. Critically evaluate the alternatives faced in business decision making to select the most effective and efficient solution. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, ECN211, GBS205, GBS220, GBS221, MAT217, MAT218, [FYC], [MA], [SG], [SQ])
6. Analyze the impact of decisions and activities on the financial position of an organization. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, ECN211, GBS220, GBS221, MAT217, MAT218, [FYC], [MA])
7. Create and use effective oral, written, and visual business communication skills. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, GBS205, GBS220, GBS221, MAT217, MAT218, [FYC], [L], [MA])
8. Recognize ethical, legal, and global dimensions in business practice and how business integrates social responsibility into operations/decision making. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, ECN211, ECN212, [FYC], [HU], [L], [MA], [SB], [SG], [SQ])
9. Use team collaboration to solve business problems. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, GBS220, GBS221, MAT217, MAT218, [SB])
10. Develop skills, knowledge, and habits of mind necessary to transfer to and succeed at a university or college with junior status in business. (ACC111, ACC112, ACC211, ACC212, ACC230, ACC240, CIS105, ECN211, ECN212, GBS220, GBS221, MAT217, MAT218, [HU], [SB], [SG], [SQ])
Required Courses
ACC111 Accounting Principles I (3) AND
+ ACC230 Uses of Accounting Information I (3) AND
+ ACC240 Uses of Accounting Information II (3)
OR
ACC211 Financial Accounting (3) AND
+ ACC212 Managerial Accounting (3)
OR
ACC111 Accounting Principles I (3) AND
+ ACC112 Accounting Principles II (3) AND
+ ACC212 Managerial Accounting (3) 6-9

ECN211 Macroeconomic Principles 3
ECN212 Microeconomic Principles 3
GBS205 Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Business 3
+ GBS221 Business Statistics 3
+ CIS162AD C#: Level I 3
+ CIS250 Management of Information Systems 3

+ GBS220 Quantitative Methods in Business (3) OR
+ MAT217 Mathematical Analysis for Business (3) OR
+ MAT218 Mathematical Analysis for Business (4) 3-4

Students planning to attend ASU`s W.P. Carey School of Business should take MAT217 or MAT218.
Credits: 27-31

MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: May 28, 2019

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