Associate of Science in Business

Next Start
October 2024
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Advance in the Business World

The Associate of Science in Business degree at City University of Seattle will give you a solid, comprehensive understanding of core business principles to begin or advance in a career in business.

Industries across the business world need professionals equipped with the skills you’ll gain through CityU’s associate in business degree. Whether you plan to transition into an entry-level role or enroll in a CityU School of Management bachelor’s degree program, you’ll be ready to put your knowledge to work for you.

This program is available online and is typically completed in two years.

The Associate of Science in Business program teaches business fundamentals through courses that provide a wide variety of skills, like critical thinking, data analysis, and creative problem solving. CityU advisors help students determine which lower-division credits are needed and how to create an individualized associate degree.

Learning Outcomes

Throughout the Associate of Science in Business program, you’ll learn

  • Planning, organizing, coordinating, staffing, directing, budgeting, controlling, and evaluating functions of management
  • Leadership roles and styles, and development of individual and group effectiveness
  • Managing conflict and change
  • The human aspects of management
  • Fundamental concepts involved in marketing an organization
  • Microeconomic theory with real-world applications
  • Macroeconomic theory with real-world applications



Founded in 1973, City University of Seattle offers over 60 on-site and online programs designed for busy working adults like you. When you enroll at CityU, you will have the support of a community of faculty, staff, students, and alumni who are dedicated to helping you finish your degree and reach your goals.