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Articulation Agreement: Business Administration

Associate of Arts in Business Administration at Northampton Community College with
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Requirements

Students who transfer to Penn College are responsible for meeting all graduation requirements of their chosen degrees, including the established minimums that dictate the number of credits that must be completed at Penn College.

Course Equivalencies

General Education Courses

Northampton Penn College Notes
     
ENGL 101 – English I (3) ENL 111 – English Composition I
ENGL 151L or C - English II (3) ENL 121 – English Composition II All concentrations except Human Resource Management (BBH) require ENL 121. BBH require ENL 121 or ENL 201 – Technical and Professional Communications
CMTH 120 – Speech Communications (3) SPC 101 – Fundamentals of Speech
CISC 101 – Intro. to Computers (3) CSC 110 – Intro. to Information Technology
Mathematics Elective (3) Evaluated on a course by course basis Recommend taking MAT 140  College Algebra which is equivalent to PCT MTH 180. MTH 180 is required in all business concentrations.
Science Elective (3/4) Evaluated on a course by course basis Science Elective (3) or Science with lab Elective (4)
General Education Electives (3,3,3,3) Evaluated on a course by course basis Art, Humanities, Social Science, Liberal Arts, and Humanities/Social Science/Art/Foreign Language Electives

Human Resource Management (BBH) concentration requires General Psychology (NCC – PSYC 103) and Introduction to Sociology (NCC – SOCA 103)
Mathematics or Science Elective (3/4) Evaluated on a course by course basis Liberal Arts Elective (3) or Science Elective (3) or Science with Lab Elective (4)
Elective (3) Evaluated on a course by course basis Recommend a transferable Business course (3) (e.g., BUSA 131 or BUSA 226)

Art Elective or Humanities Elective or Liberal Arts Elective or Humanities/Social Science/Art/Foreign Language Elective

Business Program Core Courses

Northampton Penn College Notes
     
ACCT 101 – Accounting I (3) Open Elective
ACCT 151 – Accounting II (3) ACC 113 – Intro. to Financial Accounting
ECON 201 – Macroeconomics (3) ECO 111 – Priciples of Macroeconomics Social Science Elective
ECON 251G – Microeconomics (3) ECO 112 – Principles of Microeconomics Social Science Elective
BUSA 152 – Business Law I (3) MGT 301 – Business Law I
BUSA 201 – Business Statistics I (4) MTH 160 Elem. Statistics with Computer Applications (4)
Business Elective (3) Evaluated on a course by course basis Recommend taking BUSA 205 as the equivalent to PCT MGT 115 (Principles of Managamnet) which is a prerequisite to most PCT business major courses
Keyboarding OIT 101 – Keyboarding and its Application Required course in the bachelor’s degree. OIT 101 is waived for students transferring with a completed associate’s degree

Business Program Other Courses

Northampton Penn College Notes
     
ACCT 202 – Managerial Accounting (3) ACC 123 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting Required course in Mgt. concentration (BBM)

Directed Elective in Banking and Finance concentration (BBF)

Open Elective in Marketing (BBK) and Human Resource Management (BBH) concentrations

Northampton Total AS Degree Credits (61/63)         
Potential PCT Transfer Credits (61/63)

Articulation Agreement implemented: January 22, 2009

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