Business Management (AAS)

The Associate in Business degree is built upon the technical courses required for job preparation, but also includes a college-level general education component.  This is consistent with the dual purpose of transfer and preparation for direct employment.  


Prerequisite requirements must be fulfilled prior to enrollment in most required program courses. Prerequisite requirements are listed together with titles and descriptions of required program courses in the Grays Harbor College General Catalog.

Courses (90 Credits Minimum)

Core Courses (35 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
BA 104 Mathematics for Business 5.0
BA 107 Introduction to Global Business 5.0
BA 150 Fundamentals of Finance 5.0
BA 174 Small Business Management 5.0
BA 240 Principles of Marketing 5.0
BA 258 Principles of Management 5.0
BUS& 101 Introduction to Business 5.0

Select Two of the Following Courses (10 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
BUS& 201 Business Law 5.0
ECON&201 Micro Economics 5.0
ECON&202 Macro Economics 5.0

Support Courses (18 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
ACCT 113 Introduction to Accounting I and 5.0
ACCT 114 Introduction to Accounting II or 5.0
ACCT&201 Principles of Accounting I and 5.0
ACCT&202 Principles of Accounting II 5.0
BTECH150 Excel 5.0
CIS 102 Introduction to Microsoft Office 3.0

General Courses (11-15 Credits)

Course Course Title Credits
ENGL&101 English Composition I or 5.0
ENGL 150 Vocational/Technical and Business Writing 5.0
PSYC&100 General Psychology or 5.0
PSYCH106 Human Relations or 5.0
SOC& 101 Introduction to Sociology 5.0
SPCH 101 Fundamentals of Speech or 5.0
SPCH 201 Fundamentals of Group Discussion 3.0

Electives (12-16 Credits)

Elective courses must be approved by the student’s academic advisor at Grays Harbor College.

Please consult with your advisor on courses available in this area.

Grays Harbor College complies with all Federal and State rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, or status as a veteran.

This page is intended to summarize the requirements for degrees and certificates at Grays Harbor College. For complete requirements, please see the Academic Catalog.