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Business Administration (A25120)

Associate in Applied Science

The Business Administration curriculum is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system. Students will be provided with a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Employment Outlook

Employment of property, real estate, community association and food service managers is projected to show little or no change from 2019 to 2029. Job opportunities should be best for those with a college degree in business administration or real estate and for those who obtain professional credentials.

Employment Competencies

Integrity and Professionalism – Workplace behaviors that relate to ethical standards, honesty, fairness, respect, responsibility, self-control, criticism and demeanor.

Interpersonal Skills and Teamwork – The ability to work effectively with others, especially to analyze situations, establish priorities, and apply resources for solving problems or accomplishing tasks.

Entrepreneurship – The knowledge and skills necessary to create opportunities and develop as an employee or self-employed business owner.

Course Sequence

Fall Semester Class Lab Credit
ACC 120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 4
BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3 0 3
BUS 115 Business Law I 3 0 3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 3
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3 0 3
14 4 16
Spring Semester
ACC 121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 2 4
BUS 125 Personal Finance 3 0 3
BUS 139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 3
CTS 130 Spreadsheet 2 2 3
Mathematics Elective 2-3 2 3-4
13-14 6 16-17
Fall Semester
BUS 121 Business Math 2 2 3
BUS 137 Principles of Management 3 0 3
Communications Elective 3 0 3
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 3
INT 110 International Business 3 0 3
MKT 120 Principles of Marketing 3 0 3
17 2 18
Spring Semester
BUS 151 People Skills 3 0 3
BUS 225 Business Finance 2 2 3
BUS 239 Business Applications Seminar 1 2 2
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 3
12 4 14
TOTAL CREDITS: 64-65
Communication Elective – Choose one of the following: UGETC: COM 120, ENG 112
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective – Choose one of the following: UGETC: ART 111, MUS 110, PHI 240 Gen Ed: HUM 115
Mathematics Elective – Choose one of the following: UGETC: MAT 143, MAT 152, MAT 171

General Education Outcomes

Rockingham Community College has three general education outcomes:

Communication: Students will communicate using the conventions appropriate for the intended academic or professional audiences.

Information Literacy: Students will locate, evaluate, and use appropriate information for academic and professional tasks.

Critical Thinking: Students will analyze information and ideas and develop reasoned solutions to academic or professional problems. 

Outcomes Pass Rates by Year
2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20
Communication 45% 66% 36% 61%
Information Literacy 87% 64% 61% 51%
Critical Thinking 51% 52% 41% 65%

Address

Rockingham Community College
215 Wrenn Memorial Rd.
Wentworth, NC 27375

Hours

Monday to Thursday:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact

336-342-4261
336-349-9986 (fax)
info@rockinghamcc.edu