Business Administration

Business and Economics Degree/A.A.

This program is for students who expect to complete a degree in the College of Business and Economics of West Virginia University in one of the following fields: accounting, business management, finance, or marketing.

Career Opportunities: A Business Administration degree is the best investment for the student who wishes to choose from a variety of careers upon graduation. The global environment of business is changing rapidly, and a broad knowledge of business combined with skills in technology is necessary to succeed.

Requirements for Graduation

In order to earn an Associate of Arts Degree in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration, a student must complete a minimum of 62 credit-hours of required and elective course work.

Due to the globalization of the American economy, it is highly recommended that business and economics students consider taking a minimum of six credit hours in a foreign language.

Click here to view the recommended Two-Year Sequence Advisement Sheet pdf