Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College of the City University of New York
Academic Advisement, Division of Academic Affairs
Academic Advisement Major Code # 73
For an Associate in Science (A.S) Degree in Business Management
¾ The Business Management Program provides training for students in entry-level,
administrative positions in the private sector. The program also offers courses that
may be transferred to a baccalaureate program, thereby allowing the option of
further study for the Bachelors degree in Business Management.
¾ Candidates for the Associate in Science degree will be given substantial exposure to
the field of administrative management. Functional areas in business are covered by
courses in the principles of management, finance, marketing, and accounting. In
addition, students will be given a strong grounding in legal aspects of business
activity. Students will become familiar with basic concepts and applications of data
processing to business problems.
¾ Courses have been selected so that transfers within the Department are possible
between the A.S. in Business Management and the A.A.S. programs in Accounting
and Microcomputers for Business, should a student elect to change within the first
two semesters of study. MAT 160 Pre-Calculus and MAT 120 Introduction to
Probability and Statistics are required for all students who are candidates for the A.S.
degree in Business Management.
Criteria for Progression into the Business Management Program
¾ For English-dominant students:
The student must be able to register in or have completed ENG 91 Core English
and MAT 20 Elementary Algebra.
¾ For Spanish dominant students:
The student must be exempt from or have completed SPA 121 Basic Spanish
Composition I AND
must be able to register in or have completed ESL 25
Intensive ESL Reading and Conversation II AND must be able to register in or
have completed MAT 20 Elementary Algebra.
Program of Stu