Business Administration (A25120MH)

Transfer Pathway to Mars Hill University

The articulation agreement between Blue Ridge Community College (BRCC) and the Department of Business Administration at Mars Hill University (MHU) provides for transfer from the Business Administration (AAS) program at Blue Ridge Community College to the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BS) or the Bachelor of Science in Business Management (BS) degree programs at Mars Hill University. Upon transfer to Mars Hill University, students from Blue Ridge Community College must comply with all applicable academic regulations as listed in the MHU Undergraduate Catalog.

Students may be required to take developmental courses in Math and/or English as a result of high school GPA or pre-enrollment placement tests.  Therefore, the student may need more than the minimum number of semester hours listed for graduation. Consult a program advisor for more information.

Upon completion of this program, students will:

  • Use fundamental business concepts, methods, and tools required in the development of business strategies.

  • Apply business principles to organizational environments.

  • Produce clear, persuasive, and concise business analyses.

  • Develop personal and professional skills required to be productive members of the business community.

Fall Session 1 (7 Credits)

course

class

lab

Clinic

work Exp.

credit

ACA 122 College Transfer Success

0

2

0

0

1

BUS 110 Introduction to Business

3

0

0

0

3

ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry

3

0

0

0

3

Fall Session 2 (6 Credits)

CIS 110 Introduction to Computers

2

2

0

0

3

BUS 153 Human Resource Management

3

0

0

0

3

Spring Session 1 (7 Credits)

course

class

lab

Clinic

work Exp.

credit

CTS 130 Spreadsheets

2

2

0

0

3

ACC 120 Prin of Financial Accounting

3

2

0

0

4

Spring Session 2 (7 Credits)

ACC 121 Prin of Managerial Accounting

3

2

0

0

4

BUS 270 Professional Development

3

0

0

0

3

Summer Term (6-7 Credits)

course

class

lab

Clinic

work Exp.

credit

ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc

3

0

0

0

3

MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy

or

MAT 152 Statistical Methods I

2

3

2

2

0

0

0

0

3

4

Fall Session 1 (9 Credits)

course

class

lab

Clinic

work Exp.

credit

BUS 139 Entrepreneurship I

3

0

0

0

3

ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics

3

0

0

0

3

LDR 110 Introduction to Leadership

3

0

0

0

3

Fall Session 2 (9 Credits)

MKT 223 Customer Service

3

0

0

0

3

BUS 115 Business Law I

3

0

0

0

3

BUS 137 Principles of Management

3

0

0

0

3

Spring Session 1 (6 Credits)

course

class

lab

Clinic

work Exp.

credit

BUS 240 Business Ethics

3

0

0

0

3

ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics

3

0

0

0

3

Spring Session 2 (9 Credits)

BUS 225 Business Finance

2

2

0

0

3

MKT 120 Introduction to Marketing

3

0

0

0

3

*3 Credits must be selected from the list of Humanities electives.

Total Semester Credit Hours in Program: 66-67

*Humanities Electives

The following listings for Humanities Electives apply to Associate in Applied Science degree-seeking students. These electives should be carefully selected with the faculty advisor to ensure proper credit. Some programs of study have specific courses that meet the humanities elective requirement. ASL, foreign language, and public speaking courses cannot count as the sole humanities course in an associate in applied science program.

  • ART 111 Art Appreciation

  • ART 114 Art History Survey I

  • ART 115 Art History Survey II

  • DRA 111 Theatre Appreciation

  • DRA 112 Literature of the Theatre

  • DRA 211 Theatre History I

  • ENG 231 American Literature I

  • ENG 232 American Literature II

  • ENG 241 British Literature I

  • ENG 242 British Literature II

  • ENG 262 World Literature II

  • HUM 123 Appalachian Culture

  • HUM 160 Introduction to film

  • MUS 110 Music Appreciation

  • PHI 210 History of Philosophy

  • PHI 240 Introduction to Ethics

  • REL 110 World Religions

  • REL 211 Intro to Old Testament

  • REL 212 Intro to New Testament

  • REL 221 Religion in America