This sequence of courses is designed to fulfill the requirements of the first two years of study for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree at most four-year colleges.

Course Requirements ACTS Index Number* Credit Hours
Communications       3 
SPCH  1313  Principles of Speech  SPCH 1003  
Computer Science       3
CISS 1013 Introduction to Computers CPSI 1003
English       6 
ENGL  1013  Composition I  ENGL 1013  
ENGL  1023  Composition II  ENGL 1023  
Fine Arts/Humanities     3 
ARTS  2003  Art Appreciation (or) ARTA 1003  
DRAM 2003 Introduction to Theatre (or) DRAM 1003
MUSI 2103 Music Appreciation MUSC 1003  
Literature     3
ENGL  2023  World Literature I (or) ENGL 2213  
ENGL  2123  World Literature II  ENGL 2223  
Mathematics       3 
MATH  1053  College Algebra  (or) MATH 1103  
MATH 1153 Quantitative Literacy MATH 1113  
Natural Science       4 
BIOL  1204  Biology  BIOL 1014  
Physical Science       4 
PHSC  1024  Physical Science  PHSC 1004  
Social Science       6* 
*3 hours must be sociology     
HIST  1003  World Civilization I (or) HIST 1213  
HIST  1013  World Civilization II HIST 1223  
SOCI  2413  Sociology  SOCI 1013  
U.S. History or Government
HIST  2013  U.S. History I (or) HIST 2113  
HIST  2023  U.S. History II (or) HIST 2123  
PLSC  2103  American Government  PLSC 2003  
Business Core     24
ACCT  2103  Principles of Accounting I  ACCT 2003  
ACCT  2113  Principles of Accounting II  ACCT 2013  
BUSS  2203  Business Law  BLAW 2003  
ECON  2003  Macroeconomics  ECON 2103  
ECON  2103  Microeconomics  ECON 2203  
BUSS 2313 Business Statistics    
BUSS 2323 Business Calculus    
Directed Elective (3 hour course chosen in consultation with advisor)   
TOTAL        62 


The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment in the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Course transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as “No Comparable Course.”  Additionally, courses with a “D” frequently do not transfer and institutional policies may vary. ACTS may be accessed on the Internet by going to the ADHE website and selecting Course Transfer ( Courses not having an ACTS number may also transfer. Please consult the receiving institution for complete transfer information.