Jun 13, 2024  
Transfer Course Guide 
    
Transfer Course Guide

Piedmont Tech Business Administration (AAS) - Business Administration (BS)


Federal CIP: 52.0201 Business Administration and Management, General

Program Learning Outcomes

Students completing the On Campus Bachelor of Science (BS) in Business Administration are expected to:

  • be effective communicators in both oral and written communication;
  • demonstrate leadership in effective collaboration, interacting and contributing as a team member to meet stated goals;
  • demonstrate the ability to articulate the impact of corporate social responsibility for business and society;
  • demonstrate a clear perception of business ethics based on Christian principles and apply leadership skills that reflect Christian servant leadership principles;
  • be capable problem-solvers using various analytical tools and technology to effectively frame and solve problems.


Core Curriculum and General Education Requirements (40-41 hours)  

Students earning a bachelor’s degree must complete all Core Curriculum and General Education requirements.

Piedmont Technical College Specified General Education Requirements

SWU Equivalent Course Credits PTC Specified General Education Courses (Minimum transfer grade of C- required)
CPSC 1103 Introduction to Computers and Information Processing 3 CPT 101 Introduction to Computers  
ECON 2063 Macroeconomics ; or ECON 2053 Microeconomics 3 ECO 210 Macroeconomics ; or ECO 211 Microeconomics  
STAT 3203 Statistics 3 MAT 120 Probability and Statistics  

Major Requirements (45 hours)

Completion of major courses and concentration courses requires a minimum grade of C-.

SWU Required Courses Credits PTC Equivalent Course (Minimum transfer grade of C- required)
ACCT 2003 Financial Accounting 3 ACC 101 Accounting Principles I  
ACCT 2013 Managerial Accounting 3 ACC 102 Accounting Principles II  
BUSI 1003 Introduction to Business 3 BUS 101 Introduction to Business  
BUSI 2093 Business Communications 3 No equivalent
BUSI 3403 Management Information Systems 3 No equivalent
ECON 2053 Microeconomics 3 ECO 211 Microeconomics  
ECON 2063 Macroeconomics 3 ECO 210 Macroeconomics  
FINC 3613 Corporate Finance 3 No equivalent
MGMT 2013 Principles of Management 3 MGT 101 Principles of Management  
MGMT 3203 Business Law I 3 BUS 121 Business Law I  
MGMT 3503 Principles of Marketing 3 MKT 101 Marketing  
MGMT 4253 Management Ethics 3 No equivalent
MGMT 4403 Strategic Management 3 No equivalent
MGMT 4893 Management Seminar 3 No equivalent
STAT 3123 Statistics for Accounting and Business 3 No equivalent

Concentrations (15-27 hours)

Choose one of the following concentrations.

SWU Required Courses Credits PTC Equivalent Course (Minimum transfer grade of C- required)
Accounting Concentration    
ACCT 2903 Accounting Software 3 No equivalent
ACCT 3003 Intermediate Accounting I 3 ACC 201 Intermediate Accounting I  
ACCT 3013 Intermediate Accounting II 3 ACC 202 Intermediate Accounting II  
ACCT 3113 Federal Income Taxes 3 ACC 124 Individual Tax Procedures  
ACCT 3203 Cost Accounting 3 ACC 230 Cost Accounting I  
ACCT 4013 Advanced Accounting 3 No equivalent
ACCT 4203 Auditing 3 No equivalent
ACCT 4800 Accounting Internship 1-6 No equivalent
Entrepreneurship Concentration    
MGMT 2403 Purpose Driven Entrepreneurship 3 No equivalent
MGMT 3123 Consumer Behavior 3 No equivalent
MGMT 3373 Small Business Management 3 No equivalent
MKMT 3713 Integrated Marketing Communications 3 No equivalent
Choose at least one of the following:    
ACCT 3203 Cost Accounting 3 ACC 230 Cost Accounting I  
MGMT 2123 Career Management 3 No equivalent
MGMT 3343 Human Resources Management 3 MGT 201 Human Resource Management  
MGMT 4203 International Management 3 No equivalent
Management    
MGMT 3103 Project Management 3 No equivalent
MGMT 3343 Human Resources Management 3 MGT 201 Human Resource Management  
MGMT 3353 Organizational Management 3 No equivalent
MGMT 4203 International Management 3 No equivalent
MGMT 4803 Management Internship 1-6 No equivalent
General Business    
Any combination of at least four (4) courses totaling 12 hours (minimum) from approved business courses at Southern Wesleyan University or via accepted transfer credit. Approved classes designated with prefixes such as ACCT, BUSI, ECON, FINC, MKMT and MGMT, beyond core requirements, may be used to fulfill the 12 hours of concentration courses.

Electives

In addition to core curriculum and general education requirements (40-41 credit hours) and major course requirements, students must complete elective coursework appropriate to their degree.  A minimum of 120 credit hours is required for most bachelor’s degrees, including elective coursework.  Students are strongly encouraged to work with their advisor to identify courses that complement their program area.

SWU Equivalent Course Credits PTC Additional Course Requirement (Minimum transfer grade of C- required)
Elective 3 ACC 150 Payroll Accounting  
Elective 3 ACC 240 Computerized Accounting  
Elective 3 BAF 250 Investments  
Elective 3 BAF 260 Financial Management  
Elective 3 BUS 210 Introduction to E-Commerce in Business  
Elective 3 CPT 274 Advanced Microcomputer Spreadsheets  
Elective 3 MGT 120 Small Business Management  
Elective 3 MGT 240 Management Decision Making  

Summary

Core Curriculum and General Education Requirements 40-41 hours
Major Requirements 45 hours
Concentration 15-27 hours
Electives 7-20 hours
Total 120 hours

Return to Transfer Academic Programs