Business Administration

Program Information

Degree Type: AS
Program Code: BADM
Hegis Code: 5004.00
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This program is designed for students who wish to transfer to a baccalaureate business or economics curriculum. Its flexibility permits the students to work with their SUNY Adirondack advisors to adapt the program to the requirements of their intended transfer institution. At the transfer institution the students may specialize in areas such as accounting, business education, business management, economics, finance, marketing, and pre-law. Recommended high school preparation: Four years of mathematics.

Cr. Course Title Course Code
1-2 Freshman Experience HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 Writing I ENG101 or ENG100A &ENG100B
3 SUNY GEN ED Basic Communication ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106, ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Mathematics MAT121, MAT130 or MAT131
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science lab science  

SUNY GEN ED Mathematics or

SUNY GEN ED Natural Science

2 Health and Wellness

Any PED activity courses, AVS101, AVS102, BIO115, HED103, HED104, HED108, NTR101, NTR111, PED105, PED106, PED206, or PED211


SUNY GEN ED American History or

SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization

HIS100, HIS101, HIS102, HIS103 or HIS104
3 Cultural Anthropology ANT101
6 Principles of Macroeconomics and Principles of Microeconomics ECO201 & ECO202 (Prereq Recommended)
3 Business Ethics PHI207
3 Office Productivity Software CIS125 (Prereq Required)
4 Financial Accounting BUS146
4 Management Accounting  BUS147(Prereq Required)
3 Business Law I BUS201
3 Business Law II BUS202 (Prereq Recommended)
6 Business Electives  BUS102 or BUS103
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences  
5-6 Electives  
64 minimum credits required for graduation  


Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101 or ENG100A & ENG100B
3 HIS100, HIS101, HIS102, HIS103 or HIS104
3-4 MAT121, MAT130 or MAT131 (See Note 1 and 2)
3 ANT101
3 BUS102 or BUS103
Second Semester
3 ENG102 - ENG110
3 HIS100, HIS101, HIS102, HIS103 or HIS104
4 BUS146
3 BUS 102 or BUS103
1 Health and Wellness
Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3 BUS201
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Mathematics or SUNY GEN ED Natural Science (See Note 2)
3 ECO201
3 PHI207
4 BUS147
1 Health and Wellness
Fourth Semester
3 BUS202
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science lab course
3 ECO202
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences (See Note 2)
5-6 Electives (See Note 3)


  1. MAT123 or equal may be substituted.  Students may also need to take MAT 108 based upon their math placement score.
  2. Students shall meet with their assigned advisor and discuss program requirements of the transfer institution in selecting mathematics, liberal arts and sciences and elective coursework.  This degree conforms to these SUNY Transfer Paths:
                                   BUSINESS    MAT 131 is recommended, but required for junior status at many major SUNY Universities.
                               ECONOMICS    MAT 121 and MAT 125 are required; MAT 131 is recommended.
    HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT    BUS 193 (Spring only) and BUS 265 (Fall only) shall be taken as the elective credit.
  3. Recommended electives are MAT 127, SPH 111 and foreign languages.


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