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Business Administration

Required Core Courses (19 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
ACCT 010 Accounting Fundamentals – Financial 5 units
ACCT 011 Managerial Accounting 5 units
Principles of Macroeconomics
Lab or Honors
3 units
1 unit (Lab)
Principles of Microeconomics
Lab or Honors
3 units
1 unit (Lab)
BUSN 028 Business Law 3 units

List A: Select one from below

NOTE: Students may substitute MATH 003A for MATH 012 for the Business Associate Degree for Transfer only. Consult with counselor for more details on transfer implications.

Course Number Course Title Units
MATH 010/H Elementary Statistics or Honors 4 units
MATH 012 Applied Calculus

4 units

List B: Select one from below and any course from List A not already used

Course Number Course Title Units
BUSN 051 Introduction to Business 3 units

Major Requirements: 31-32 units

CSU GE Breadth or IGETC for CSU Requirements: 39 or 37 units

Elective Units As Needed To Total 60 CSU Transferable Units

The Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) is intended for students who plan to transfer and complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Students completing this transfer degree:

  • will earn an Associate’s Degree from West Valley College
  • are guaranteed admission to a campus in the CSU system
  • will be prepared to start upper division coursework at the CSU
  • will not need to complete more than 60 units after transfer

CSUs with Similar Majors

A complete and up-to-date listing of the similar CSU majors can be found by visiting

For more information, please speak with a counselor from Counseling or Transfer.

Important Notes

  • Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semester units with an overall GPA of at least 2.0
  • While a minimum of 2.0 GPA is required for CSU admission, some majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult with a counselor for more information.
  • Completing courses prior to transfer that satisfy the U.S. History, Constitution and American Ideals requirement as part to the CSU GE-B or IGETC is highly recommended.

Learn more about Associate Degree for Transfer at West Valley College.

Last Updated 11/24/20