Business Administration - Associate in Applied Science Degree
If the world of business is your kind of challenge, HGTC's Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Business Administration degree will prepare you for a career as a prospective member of management in a wide variety of industries. With extensive training in all facets of organizational behavior, management, marketing, and accounting/finance, AAS Business Administration graduates are qualified for most entry-level positions in business, such as assistant manager, sales representative, marketing analyst, etc.
The AAS Business Administration degree can be completed via face-to-face, hybrid (50% face-to-face/50% online), and 100% online options. To offer the highest degree of flexibility to our students, the AAS Business Administration degree is available 100% online from the comfort of your own home.
For more information, contact:
Theresa Strong - (843) 349-7559
Business Administration graduates find that they are highly-sought employees, with skills that qualify them to be manager trainees, junior accountants, or sales representatives. Employment opportunities can be found in the following fields:
- Public relations
- Education, legal and medical offices
- Construction companies
- Investment firms
- Real estate companies
- Government agencies
For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry-Georgetown Technical College's Office of Career Services for more employment, career, and professional development resources.
Employers of HGTC Alumni Include:
- Brittain Resorts
- Carolina Opry
- City of Myrtle Beach
- Horry County Government
- Santee Cooper
- Grand Strand Water and Sewer Authority
- Margaritaville Restaurant
- Tanger Outlets
|General Education Core||Course Title
||Semester Credit Hours|
|ENG 155||Communications I**||3|
|ENG 160||Technical Communications**||3|
|MAT 101||Beginning Algebra**||3|
|ECO 210 Macroeconomics or
ECO 211 Microeconomics
|Business Administration Required Core|
|ACC 101||Accounting Principles I||3|
|ACC 102||Accounting Principles II||3|
|BUS 101||Introduction to Business||3|
|BUS 121||Business Law I||3|
|MGT 101||Principles of Management||3|
|BUS 270||SCWE in Business "Internship"||3|
|Additional Business Administration Courses|
|Select 27 credit hours from the following list of courses.
Students wishing to take Esthetics or Massage Therapy should see those specific pathways for course requirements.
|Business Administration||Hospitality||Management||Marketing||Sports Tourism|
|ACC 124||HOS 140||MGT 120||MKT 110||SPT 101|
|BAF 101||HOS 150||MGT 150||MKT 111||SPT 105|
|BAF 260||HOS 161||MGT 201||MKT 120||SPT 107|
|BUS 210||HOS 164||MGT 240||MKT 135||SPT 108|
|BUS 220||HOS 255||MKT 240|
*Humanities: Choose from ART 101, HIS 101, HIS 201, MUS 105, PHI 101, or REL 103.
**For transfer to senior institutions, students should select the following transfer courses: ENG 101, ENG 102 and SPC 205 for ENG 155 and ENG 160; MAT 110 or 120 for MAT 101 and, HIS 201 for Humanities to satisfy Reach Act requirement.