2017-2018 College Catalog 
    Dec 15, 2018  
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, A.S.

Degree Code: B60

Associate in Science

Program Coordinator: Kent Harding - 860-215-9435

This Business Administration Degree offers options in Management, Finance & Banking, Marketing, Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Hotel Management, and Restaurant Management. Each degree is designed to prepare individuals for positions of responsibility in small businesses, corporations, government, and public and private agencies upon completion. Recent surveys show that there are increasing opportunities for managerial employment in areas such as finance, marketing, hospitality, retailing and many other business services. Individuals already employed in business or industry seeking career advancement would also benefit from this program as a source of professional development.

For a semester sequence visual illustration please visit: http://www.trcc.commnet.edu/Div_academics/Business/index.shtml

Business Administration Curriculum Requirements

Credit hours listed within each semester sequence include all concentrations, please note to select only courses within your option.

Options Key: M-Management, F-Finance & Banking, K-Marketing, S-Small Business & Entrepreneurial Studies, H-Hotel Management, R-Restaurant Management

Semester I

Total: 16

Semester II

Total: 15 or 16

Semester III

Total: 15 or 16

Semester IV

Management Concentration

Finance and Banking Concentration

Marketing Concentration

Small Business and Entrepreneurial Studies Concentration

Hospitality Management: Hotel Option Concentration

Hospitality Management: Restaurant Option Concentration

Total: 13


°Course has a prerequsite. Students should check course description

* Indicates common course numbering within Connecticut Community College system.

Students should consult with their academic advisor regarding the minimum number of credits to be taken at TRCC and limits on non-traditional credits.  25% of TRCC degree requirements must be completed with TRCC coursework.  Up to 50% of degree requirements can be fulfilled with non-traditional credit.  Non-traditional credit includes CLEP/DSST exams, Credit by Exam, APL credit, and Military credit.   

Grand Total: 60

Business Administration, Associate in Science Degree Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of general business vocabulary and vocabulary specific to the business field.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of principles and skills applicable to general business and those specific to the field.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to apply learned principles and skills to unique factual settings using correct vocabulary.
  4. Have obtained a well-rounded general education.
  5. Be prepared for employment in the business field.