Business Administration Requirements

Payroll Accounting Specialist Certificate

  • Required
    • ACT 196 Payroll Accounting
    • ACT 279 Computerized Accounting Systems
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I
    • ACT 102 Fundamentals of Accounting II

9-12 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,028.00
  • Fees**
    • $96.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $2,784.00***

General Business Certificate

  • Required
    • BAS 160 Intro to Business
    • ECO Any Economics Course
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I
    • CIT 105 Intro to Computers
    • OST 105 Intro to Information Systems

12 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,028.00
  • Fees**
    • $96.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $2,784.00***

Entrepreneurship Certificate

  • Required
    • BAS 170 Entrepreneurship
    • BAS 282 Principles of Marketing
    • BAS 288 Personal and Organizational Leadership
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 177 Entrepreneurial Accounting

12 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,535.00
  • Fees**
    • $120.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $3,315.00***

Leadership Certificate

  • Required
    • BAS 160 Intro to Business
    • BAS 288 Personal and Organizational Leadership
    • ECO Any Economics Course
  • Alternative Courses
    • COM 181 Basic Public Speaking
    • COM 252 Inro to Interpersonal Communication

12 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,028.00
  • Fees**
    • $96.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $2,784.00***

Business Transfer Certificate

  • Required
    • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
    • ACC 202 Managerial Accounting
    • ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics
    • ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
    • STA 220 Statistics

15 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,535.00
  • Fees**
    • $120.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $3,315.00***

Management Certificate

  • Required
    • BAS 283 Principles of Management
    • BAS 284 Applied Management Skills
    • 2 Electives
  • Alternative Courses
    • BAS 212 Intro to Financial Management
    • Second Quantative Reasoning

15 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,535.00
  • Fees**
    • $120.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $3,315.00***

Human Resource Management Certificate

  • Required
    • ACT 196 Payroll Accounting
    • BAS 274 Human Resource Management
    • BAS 287 Supervisory Management
    • 3 Electives

18 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $3,042.00
  • Fees**
    • $144.00
  • Books***
    • $600.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $4,146.00***

Team Leadership Certificate

  • Required
    • BAS 287 Supervisory Management
    • 288 Personal and Organizational Leadership
    • Elective
  • Alternative Courses
    • CIT 105 Intro to Computers
    • OST 105 Intro to Information Systems
    • OST 235 Business Communications Technology
    • COM 181 Basic Public Speaking
    • COM 252 Intro to Interpersonal Communication

18 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $3,042.00
  • Fees**
    • $144.00
  • Books***
    • $900.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $4,146.00***

Accounting Certificate

  • Required
    • ACC 202 Managerial Accounting
    • 4 Electives
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I
    • ACT 102 Fundamentals of Accounting II

18-21 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $3,549.00
  • Fees**
    • $168.00
  • Books***
    • $900.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $4,677.00***

Accounting Recordkeeping Specialist Certificate

  • Required
    • ACT 196 Payroll Accounting
    • ACT 279 Computerized Accounting Systems
    • ACT 281 Individual Taxation
    • ACT 288 Financial Accounting Topics
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I
    • ACT 102 Fundamentals of Accounting II
    • CIT 105 Intro to Computers
    • OST 105 Intro to Information Systems

18-21 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $3,549.00
  • Fees**
    • $168.00
  • Books***
    • $900.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $4,677.00***

Supervisory Management Certificate

  • Required
    • BAS 160 Intro to Business
    • BAS 274 Human Resource Management
    • BAS 287 Supervisory Management
    • OST 240 Business Communications Technology
    • 2 Electives
  • Alternative Courses
    • CIT 105 Intro to Computers
    • OST 105 Intro to Information Systems

21 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $3,549.00
  • Fees**
    • $168.00
  • Books***
    • $1,000.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $4,777.00***

Organizational Leadership Diploma

  • Required
    • BAS 160 Intro to Business
    • BAS 283 Principles of Management
    • BAS 284 Applied Management Skills
    • BAS 287 Supervisory Management
    • ECO Any Economics Course
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I
    • ACT 102 Fundamentals of Accounting II
    • BAS 280 Business Internship
    • CIT 105 Intro to Computers
    • COE 199 Cooperative Education
    • OST 105 Intro to Information Systems
    • ENG 101 Writing
    • COM 181 Basic Public Speaking
    • COM 252 Inro to Interpersonal Communication

39-46 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $7,774.00
  • Fees**
    • 368.00
  • Books***
    • $1,500.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $9,702.00***

Small Business Management Diploma

  • Required
    • BAS 200 Small Business Management
    • BAS 267 Intro to Business Law
    • BAS 282 Principles of Marketing
    • BAS 283 Principles of Management
    • 2 Electives
    • ECO Any Economics Course
  • Alternative Courses
    • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
    • ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I
    • ACT 102 Fundamentals of Accounting II
    • ACT 177 Entrepreneurial Accounting
    • BAS 160 Intro to Business
    • BAS 170 Entrepreneurship
    • BAS 212 Intro to Financial Management
    • BAS 280 Business Internship
    • CIT 105 Intro to Computers
    • COE 199 Cooperative Education
    • OST 105 Intro to Information Systems
    • Second Quantative Reasoning
    • ENG 101 Writing
    • COM 181 Basic Public Speaking
    • COM 252 Inro to Interpersonal Communication

37-43 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $7,267.00
  • Fees**
    • 344.00
  • Books***
    • $1,500.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $9,702.00***

Accounting Associate Degree

First Semester

  • BAS 160 Introduction to Business
  • MAT 150 College Algebra
  • OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
  • ENG 101 Writing I
  • COM 181 Basic Speaking

Second Semester

  • BAS 282 Principles of Marketing
  • BAS 283 Principles of Management
  • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
  • OST 240 Software Integration
  • ENG 102 Writing II

Third Semester

  • BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law
  • ACC 202 Managerial Accounting
  • ACT 281 Individual Taxation
  • ACT 279 Computerized Accounting Systems
  • Heritage/Humanities General Education

Fourth Semester

  • ACT 286 Financial Accounting Topics
  • ACT 196 Payroll Accounting
  • ECO 201 or 202 Principles of Microeconomics or Macroeconomics
  • BAS 212 Introduction to Finanical Management
  • BAS 250 Business Employability Seminar
  • Natural Science General Education

61 Total Credit Hours

This is a suggested schedule only - always consult your advisor.

  • Tuition*
    • $10,309.00
  • Fees**
    • 488.00
  • Books***
    • $2,500.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $13,357.00***

Human Resource Management Associate Degree

First Semester

  • BAS 160 Introduction to Business
  • MAT 110 Applied Math
  • COM 181 Basic Public Speaking
  • ENG 101 Writing I

Second Semester

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computing
  • BAS 282 Principles of Marketing
  • BAS 283 Principles of Management
  • ENG 102 Writing II

Summer Session

  • CIT 130 Microcomputer Applications and Development
  • Natural Science

Third Semester

  • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
  • BAS 287 Supervisory Management
  • BAS 274 Human Resource Management
  • BAS 288 Personal and Organizational Leadership
  • ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics

Fourth Semester

  • BAS 250 Business Employability Seminar
  • BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law
  • ACC 202 Managerial Accounting
  • BAS 284 Applied Management Skills
  • Heritage/Humanities

Summer Semester 2

  • QMS 101 Intro to Quality Systems
  • ACT 196 Payroll Accounting

64-67 Total Credit Hours

This is a suggested schedule only - always consult your advisor.

  • Tuition*
    • $11,323.00
  • Fees**
    • 536.00
  • Books***
    • $2,500.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $14,419.00***

Management Associate Degree

First Semester

  • BAS 160 Introduction to Business
  • MAT 150 College Algebra
  • OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
  • ENG 101 Writing I
  • COM 181 Basic Public Speaking

Second Semester

  • BAS 282 Principles of Marketing
  • BAS 283 Principles of Management
  • OST 240 Software Integration
  • ENG 102 Writing II
  • Heritage/Humanities

Third Semester

  • ACC 201 Financial Accounting
  • BAS 212 Introduction to Financial Management
  • BAS 274 Human Resource Management
  • BAS 288 Organizational Leadership
  • ECO 201 or 202 Principles of Microeconomics or Macroeconomics
  • Natural Science

Fourth Semester

  • ACC 202 Managerial Accounting
  • BAS 287 Supervisory Management
  • BAS 284 Applied Management Skills
  • QMS 101 Introduction to Quality Systems
  • BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law
  • BAS 250 Business Employability Seminar

63-67 Total Credit Hours

This is a suggested schedule only - always consult your advisor.

  • Tuition*
    • $11,323.00
  • Fees**
    • 536.00
  • Books***
    • $2,500.00
  • Misc. (Graduation Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $60.00

Total Cost Estimate $14,419.00***

Note:

*Tuition is based on $169.00 per credit hour and is calculated on maximum credit hours.
**KCTCS BuildSmart Investment for Kentucky Competitiveness Fee of $8.00 per credit hour.
***Represents an approximate cost.