Associate of Science in Business
The Associate of Science in Business Degree is designed for students who
wish to complete the first two years of a business-related Bachelor's
degree and then transfer to a four-year college or university. This
degree program includes both general education courses and core business
courses. The Associate of Science in Business Degree requires successful
completion of 64 credit hours with a minimum cumulative grade point
average of 2.0. Students pursuing this degree must satisfy all
remediation and prerequisite course requirements.
Be conversant in the language of business.
Apply financial and managerial accounting tools
and techniques to report and interpret the financial results of a
business operation to external and internal stakeholders.
Evaluate the economic choices that individuals,
businesses, and government make and the way these choices interact
to influence the national and global economy.
Apply the basic principles of law governing
business ownership and commerce under the American legal system.
Apply statistical analysis concepts to make better
decisions under conditions of uncertainty.
Generate business correspondence and reports.
Employ appropriate information technologies to
locate, process, and present information effectively and ethically.
Candidates for the Associate of Science in Business at Arkansas Northeastern College are required, as a
condition of graduation, to participate in the outcomes assessments
conducted by the academic units of the College, including general
education. The Proficiency Profile exam is administered in the semester
the student completes their degree requirements.
The AS in Business is designed for students who plan to transfer to a
four-year college or university to pursue a Bachelor's degree in the
field of business. The following schools accept this completed degree in
- Arkansas State University
- Arkansas Tech University
- Henderson State University
- Southern Arkansas University
- University of Arkansas at Fort Smith
- University of Arkansas at Little Rock
- University of Arkansas at Monticello
- University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
- University of Central Arkansas