Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration

The Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration program is designed to provide a well-rounded selection of courses for orientation to careers in business and industry. Students obtain technical and general education skills necessary for qualified entrance into management, marketing, or accounting fields. All courses are offered in 4-week and 8-week formats and average class size is 35 students.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, future employment in the business industry is projected to rise 5% to 18% by 2018. Specific growth is dependent on individual business functions.

Students pursuing the Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration must earn 60 credit hours by taking the following classes:

Freshman Year:
First Semester
BADM 105: General Business Administration
ACCT 205: Intro to Financial Accounting
CIS 105: Computer Concepts
ENGL 101: Composition and Rhetoric I
MATH 102: College Algebra

Second Semester

BADM 201: Economic Principles I
ACCT 206: Intro to Managerial Accounting
ENGL 102: Composition & Rhetoric II
SPCH 110: Principles of Speech
Natural Science Elective

Sophomore Year:

First Semester
BADM 202: Economic Principles II
BADM 212: Principles of Management
BADM 214: Principles of Marketing
Behavioral/Social Science Elective
**Business Elective

Second Semester

BADM 213: Human Resource Management
or BADM 217: Organizational Behavior
BADM 108: Finance
BADM 215: Business Law
BADM 220: Business Communications
Humanities Elective

CALL SCHOOL: Bossier Parish Community College
Bossier Parish Community College is a two-year community college with approximately 6,500 students enrolled each semester.  Academic programs of study include associate degrees, certificate/technical diplomas, and technical competency areas.  In addition, BPCC provides courses that transfer to four-year degree granting institutions.

Contact a CALL representative by phone 318-678-6050 or email

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Diane Moore, BPCC Student