The Business Administration Systems program prepares students with specific business management and administrative knowledge and skills to successful work in today’s global business world. This program offers three specific concentrated areas of study for students to choose from: Accounting, Human Resource Management, and Management. A student has the opportunity to choose one of these options and specialize in their designated area of study.
Graduates can enter the workforce as bookkeepers, accounting technicians, cost-/payroll managers and similar positions using computer-based systems. With advanced study beyond the associates degree, students can become certified public accountants or financial planners. Human Resource Management prepares students for positions in the human resource field, such as human resources/employment assistant, technician, and benefits specialist.
Management prepares the student with broad-based management knowledge and skills; which lead to a variety of positions in organizations, such as administrative specialist, office manager, records and information specialist, and operation support assistant.
For course description, see the Program Brochure.
For specific course requirements, see the KCTCS Course Catalog.
For Human Resource course sequence, see the HR Course Sequence.
For Management course sequence, see the Management Course Sequence.
For Accounting course sequence, see the Accounting Course Sequence.
For program cost, see the estimate worksheet.
For Gainful Employment, see Gainful Employment Disclosure Information.
This program has no special admission requirements.
You can earn an Associate in Applied Science degree in two years if you maintain a full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.