Dec 08, 2019  
2011-12 Vincennes University Catalog 
2011-12 Vincennes University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Studies - Business Studies 5900, A.A.S.

A Two-Year Program Leading to the A.A.S. Degree

This program is available to students who meet the University’s requirements for an associate degree and a Basic Professional Component. This program allows students who may not satisfy the precise requirements in one of the other Business programs to graduate with a designation, which reflects their primary emphasis while at VU. Through the Approved Business Electives, this program allows students to design a program of study to meet special educational or career objectives.

(Note: This program is not available as a “double major” in conjunction with another program, or as a “second degree” once another degree has been earned.)

Major Program Requirements (40)

  • Basic Professional Component 9 hrs 1
  • Approved Business Electives 21 hrs 2
  • Electives 10 hrs

General Education Requirements

See General Education  in this catalog for a complete description of the general education and assessment requirements.

Basic Skills Core (9)


The Reading Intensive requirement may be met by MGMT 250 , or MGMT 256 .

The Writing Intensive requirement may be met by MGMT 250 , or OADM 260 .

The Speaking Intensive requirement may be met by or OADM 260 .

The Mathematics Intensive requirement may be met by a subsequent mathematics course or by passing a mathematics assessment examination.

A grade of C or better is required in all Basic Skills courses.

Liberal Education Core (14)


The Computer Skills requirement is met by Computers Across the Curriculum.

Total Hours: 63