Business Associate of Science

Prepare for an entry-level business position or make this the first step to a bachelor's degree in many fields.  Enjoy an Adventist campus learning environment (at community college costs!) or study online at your own pace while continuing family and career commitments.  


Program Type: Associate degree
Program Length: 62 credits
Online Format: Interactive online or in person 
Program Entry: August, January or May
Application Deadline: Admission year-round
Why at Andrews? Flexible. Faith-based. Online.







Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Students will be able to identify the basic theory and concepts of business across business functional areas.
  • Students will be able to identify relevant business theories in analyzing business issues.
  • Students will be able to explain that the content of their business courses adequately prepared them for entry-level careers in business.
  • Identify Christian perspectives when approaching business issues and understand the Judeo-Christian foundation of personal and professional integrity, ethics, accountability, and experience positive Christian growth


  • Official high school transcript with 2.5 or higher GPA, or College-Ready GED certificate with no section score lower than 450
  • Transcripts from all  universities attended. 
  • English  proficiency test scores when first language is not English and less than four years of high school 
  • Students in USA without documentation and those outside the USA are welcome 
Learn more: Undergraduate Admission Policy





Contact a financial advisor to learn more about financial aid, scholarships & payment plans.









BUSINESS MAJOR: 33 credits

  • ACCT 121&122 Principles of Accounting I & II
  • BSAD 210 Small Business Management
  • BSAD 341 Business Law
  • BSAD 355 Principles of Management
  • ECON 225 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 226 Principles of Microeconomics
  • FNCE 317 Business Finance
  • INFS 120 Foundations of Info Tech
  • INFS 215 Business Software Applications
  • MKTG 310 Principles of Marketing


  • Religion: RELT 100 or RELB 210 & 1 class
  • Writing & Communication: 2 classes
  • History, Arts & Humanities: 1 class
  • Social Sciences: PSYC 101 (cognate)
  • Natural Science: 1 class with lab
  • Maths: STAT 285 & MATH 166 (cognates)
  • Wellness: HLED 135

ELECTIVES: balance to 62 credits