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 Introduction to College Writing ENG101
3 SUNY GEN ED Basic Communication

ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106,

ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110

3-4 SUNY GEN ED Mathematics MAT121, MAT127, MAT130 or MAT131
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science  
3-4 Mathematics MAT108, MAT110, MAT121, MAT125 or MAT127

SUNY GEN ED American History or

SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization

3 Cultural Anthropology ANT101
3 Principles of Macroeconomics ECO201
3 Principles of Microeconomics ECO202
3 Business Ethics PHI207
3 Office Productivity Software CIS125 (Prereq Required)
3 Principles of Management BUS102
3 Principles of Marketing BUS103
4 Financial Accounting BUS146
4 Management Accounting  BUS147(Prereq Required)
3 Business Law I BUS201
3 Business Law II BUS202
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences  
3 Electives  
60 Minimum credits required for graduation  


Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101
3-4 MAT 108, MAT 110, MAT 121, or MAT 125 or MAT 127  - See Note 1 and 2
3 ANT 101
3 BUS102 or BUS103
Second Semester
3 ENG102 - ENG110

SUNY GEN ED American History or SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization

3-4 MAT 121, MAT 127, MAT 130, or MAT 131 - See Note 2
3 CIS 125
4 BUS 146
Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3 BUS201
3 BUS102 or BUS103
3 ECO201
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences
4 BUS147
Fourth Semester
3 BUS202
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science
3 ECO202
3 PHI 207
3 Electives


  1. Students may need to take MAT108 based upon their math placement scores.
  2. Students shall meet with their assigned advisor and discuss program requirements of the transfer institution in selecting their 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    HOS 193 (Spring only) and  HOS 265 (Fall only) shall be taken as elective credit.
      SPORTS MANAGEMENT  See individual Studies AS Sport Management concentration.
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