Arts, Science & University Transfer

Business Transfer Business Transfer - Associate in Arts

If you're looking for a career in the business world, HGTC's Associate in Arts (A.A.) - Business Transfer degree will provide you with a solid foundation for transfer to a senior institution's bachelor degree program in business. The A.A. - Business Transfer emphasis prepares students for majors in fields such as business, accounting, and management. 

For more information contact:

Candace Howell (843) 349-7132

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Transfer Opportunities
Transfer requirements for senior colleges/universities vary widely; visit for specific information. The transfer courses in this display should be regarded only as suggested courses. Each student is responsible for planning a program of study to meet the requirements of the senior college or university to which the student expects to transfer. Therefore, a student planning to transfer the first two years from HGTC to a senior college or university should visit or or obtain a copy of that institution’s catalog. For specific transfer opportunities, contact the department chair.


Curriculum Sequence

English Composition and Speech
ENG 101, ENG 102 and SPC 205
Mathematics: 3 Semester hours
MAT 130* Elementary Calculus
*Prerequisite: MAT 110 or appropriate placement scores
Natural Science
BIO 101 OR BIO 105 OR CHM 110 OR PHY 201
(Other Natural Science courses available, depending on specific transfer institution selected.)

Humanities/Fine Arts/Social/Behavioral Sciences
ENG 201 or ENG 202 or ENG 205 or ENG 206 or ENG 208 or ENG 209
ART 101 or MUS 105
ECO 210 or ECO 211


PSC 201 or PSY 201 or SOC 101
HIS 101 or HIS 102

ANT 101, ART 101, ART 108, CPT 101, CPT 170, ENG 201, ENG 202, ENG 205, ENG 206, ENG 208, ENG 209, ENG 214, HIS 101, HIS 102, HIS 201, HIS 202, MUS 105, MUS 111, MUS 112, PHI 101, PHI 110, PHI 201, PSC 201, PSY 201, PSY 203, PSY 212, SOC 101, SOC 102, SOC 205, SOC 220, THE 101 9
ACC 101 and ACC 102 AND CPT 101 or CPT 170

BUS 101 and BUS 240

Other Courses:
Select from the following courses, based on specific transfer plans. Senior institutions have varying requirements. For example, some require one (4 credits) lab science; others require 2 (8 credits) lab sciences. Those requiring two may specify both in the same area or one each in different areas of science. Student should contact the Business Transfer Advisor for information.

BIO 101, BIO 102, BIO 105, BUS 121, CHM 110, CHM 111, FRE 101, FRE 102, GER 101, GER 102, MAT 130, MGT 101, MKT 101, PHY 201, PHY 202, SPA 101, SPA 102





*Pre-requisite: MAT 110 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate placement scores

IMPORTANT: Students must satisfactorily complete all prerequisites for courses selected. Courses used to complete one requirement cannot be used to satisfy other requirements.