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Accelerated A.A. (Associate in Arts) with a pathway to a degree in Business Administration

About the Program

Can't wait two years to earn your associate in arts degree? Get on the fast track. With the Fast Track Associate in Arts program with a pathway to a degree in business administration offered at the Homestead and Wolfson campuses. You can earn your associate degree in just one year (three semesters). In addition, you'll be prepared for careers in:

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Business services
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • And more

Advantages of the Program

This intensive, face-to-face program allows you to attend college full-time and finish a two-year degree in just one year. Designed for goal-oriented students, the Fast Track Associate in Arts with a pathway to a degree in business administration is the fastest way to earn your associate's degree. This degree will allow you to transfer to a bachelor's program, including the bachelor of applied science in supervision and management program at Miami Dade College.

Skills You Will Learn

In addition to a full slate of general education courses, you will study financial and managerial accounting, business law, economics, the fundamentals of business and management, and business statistics.

Classes You Will Take



General Education Requirements (36 credits)
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENC1101 English Composition 1 3 credits
ENC1102 English Composition 2 3 credits
SPC1017  Fundamentals of Speech 3 credits
PHI2604  Critical Thinking/Ethics 3 credits
PHI2010 Introduction to Philosophy 3 credits
ECO2013 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 credits
CLP1006 Psychology of Personal Effectiveness 3 credits
BSC1005 Biology 3 credits
PSC1515 Energy & the Natural Environment 3 credits
MAC1105 College Algebra 3 credits
MAC2233 Business Calculus 3 credits
CGS1060 Intro to Microcomputers 4 credits
Electives (24 credits)
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ACG2021 Financial Accounting 3 credits
ACG2021L Financial Accounting Lab 1 credit
ACG2071 Managerial Accounting 3 credits
ACG2071L Managerial Accounting Lab 1 credit
ACG2450 Microcomputers/Accounting 3 credits
ECO2023 Principles of Microeconomics 3 credits
GEB1011 Principles of Business 3 credits
MAN2021 Principles of Management 3 credits
QMB2100 Basic Business Statistics 3 credits
QMB2100L Basic Business Statistics Lab 1 credit

Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
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