Spring 2022 Trine Course Catalog

Associate in Business Administration (60 hrs.)

The associate in business administration degree program is designed to prepare a person for entry into business with a broad understanding of various business activities and their interrelationships. It combines coursework in accounting, finance, marketing, business law, and management. Courses in economics, psychology, mathematics, computer science and communication are all part of this curriculum. Both traditional and non-traditional students will find this program of interest. All credits are transferable to a Trine University four-year business administration degree for those who choose to continue their education. A specified number of credit hours must be taken in each of the following sections. Prerequisites as shown in the Course Descriptions section of this catalog must be carefully observed. Excess credit hours in a section may not ordinarily be counted toward requirements in another section.

Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements - 22 hours

Communication – 6 hrs.

ENG 133Technical Communication

3

Or

ENG 143College Composition

3

 

HUM 203Humanities Seminar

3

Humanities and Social Science – 6 hrs.

ECO 213Microeconomics

3

Or

ECO 223Macroeconomics

3

 

Humanities Elective (3)

3

Mathematics and Science – 7 hrs.

MA 113College Algebra

3

Science Elective (3)

3

Math or Science Elective (1)

1

Other – 3 hrs.

SP 203Effective Speaking

3

Additional Requirements - 8 hours

Required

BA 201Profession Development & Strategies

1

Take one of the below:

BA 101University Experience for Ketner School of Business

1

BA 102University Experience-Business Students

2

UE 101University Experience

1

UE 111Online Learning Orientation

1

 

Select two of the following courses - 6 hrs.

BA 113Business Computer Applications

3

COM 213Business Communication

3

PSY 113Principles of Psychology

3

Content Requirements - 30 hours

Associate Business Core - 15 hrs.

AC 203Accounting I

3

AC 213Accounting II

3

BA 123Business Concepts

3

LAW 203Business Law & Ethics

3

MK 203Marketing

3

Concentration Requirements - 15 hrs.

MGT 363Organizational Behavior

3

Electives (12)

12

Electives: AC, BA, ECO, ENT, FIN, LAW, LDR, MGT, MK

Total Credit Hours: 60