Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)

Curriculum Requirements

As a student in this program, you are required to complete a minimum of 63 credit hours with a grade point average of no lower than C (2.0). For this degree program, you must successfully complete the following:


  • ENG 101 Composition I
  • ENG 102 Introduction to Reading Literature
  • COM 100 Human Communication OR COM 110 Public Speaking

Social Science

  • ECO 210 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics

Mathematics and/or Science

  • 3 credit hours of Mathematics Electives**
  • 3 credit hours of Mathematics Electives and/or Science Electives**


  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC 102 Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • ACC 201 Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACC 202 Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACC 205 Cost Accounting OR ACC 207 Income Tax Accounting
  • ACC 210 Contemporary Accounting Applications
  • BUS 120 Introduction to Business*
  • BUS 123 Business Communications
  • BUS 222 Marketing
  • BUS 227 Business Law I OR BUS 228 Business Law II

Computer Science

  • CSC 100 Computing in the Information Age OR CSC Elective

Health/Physical Education

  • 2 credit hours of Health/Physical Education (HPE) Electives


  • 3 credit hours must be made up of approved electives.


* Or BUS 124 Organizational Behavior upon recommendation of academic advisor.

** Recommended Mathematics Electives: MAT 121 Introductory Statistics I and MAT 122 Introductory Statistics II

SUNY General Education Electives

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