Academic Catalog 2018-2019 
    Sep 29, 2023  
Academic Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

A.A.S. Business Administration degree plan

Business Administration, A.A.S.

Associate of Applied Science General Education Core Course Requirements - 32 hrs

The A.A.S. degree program is designed to track directly into the B.A.S. degree. Students desiring to continue in their educational pursuits can do so at the baccalaureate level with no loss in credit between the A.A.S. and the B.A.S. degrees. The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree is a 65-semester hour degree which requires 32 semester hours in a general education core and 33 semester hours from an approved major. The residency requirements on the A.A.S. degree count toward the B.A.S. residency of 31 hours. The A.A.S. residency is 18 hours. The five majors include applied science, business administration, human services, justice administration, and religion. Eighteen semester hours must be completed at Wayland.


Five majors are available for the A.A.S. degree. These include applied science , business administration , human services , justice administration , and religion . Requirements for each major are included in the Associate of Applied Science degree section of this catalog.

Business Administration

Course Requirements

When a course is taken without having the specified prerequisite, equivalent additional hours will be added to the program. Students must complete the following:

  • 21 to 24 semester hours from approved business electives (three of the hours can be work experience).