Associate of Science in Business

The online Associate of Science Degree with a Major in Business, one of Brescia University’s destination programs, provides students with an introduction to basic business models and modern business practices. Students also learn skills to conduct business in a variety of organizations and environments. The associate degree program encourages critical thinking and prepares students to become lifelong learners in a constantly changing global environment.

Through the successful completion of courses in management, marketing, accounting, and economics, the Associate of Science with a Major in Business online degree provides the foundation of knowledge and skills and will prepare graduates to enter and build a successful career or continue to Brescia University’s Bachelor of Science Degree, with a major in Business or Accounting. Supported by a strong liberal arts tradition, Brescia students are empowered to aspire to an independent spirit, creative adaptability to change, and openness to lifelong learning.

The Associates of Science in Business online program from Brescia University offers:

  • Flexible Courses
    Courses are designed with the adult student in mind, enabling qualified students to complete a degree in as little as two years.
  • Accredited Program
    Brescia University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; telephone number 404-679-4501).
  • Affordability
    The Associate of Business online degree at Brescia University is offered at an affordable price. Federal and state financial aid is available to those students who qualify.
  • Quality
    While the length of the courses may be condensed, the academic integrity and degree requirements remain intact, ensuring that students receive a high-quality education at a quicker pace.

Career Outlook

Among the job positions for which the Associate in Business degree will prepare students are bookkeeper, human resource assistant, customer service representative, salesperson, receptionist, or administrative assistant.


Course Descriptions

Degree Requirements

Transferable Credits

Many Brescia students use the Associate in Business online degree as a gateway into a Bachelor Degree program. All the courses in the Associate Degree Program have the same content and academic rigor as the Bachelor Degree courses and are transferable to Brescia University’s Bachelor of Science Degree, with a major in Business or Accounting.

  • Graduation Requirement: 60 credit hours
  • General Education Requirement: 24 credit hours