A Business Transfer Pathway AS (associate of science) degree starts you on your path to a bachelor's degree
Pine Technical & Community College's Business Transfer Pathway AS degree will improve career opportunities through the development of administrative, business and technological skills. Start your bachelor's program close to home and save money!
The Business Transfer Pathway AS offers students an opportunity to earn college credit that directly transfers to a designated bachelor's degree program at Minnesota State universities.
The entire curriculum has been carefully designed to meet bachelor’s degree program requirements for the transfer student planning to start at a Minnesota State college.
Students will gain the foundational knowledge of business.
No textbook costs for business courses (Open Source Textbooks via University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing and the Saylor Foundation publishers).
All business classes are available in an online or in a hybrid format.
Graduates have career opportunities in a variety of settings; however, the purpose of the Business Transfer Pathway AS program is designed for a student to continue studies in pursuit of a bachelor's degree.
This program is pending approval with Minnesota State.
Career and Transfer Outlook for Business Transfer Pathway AS Graduates
Business occupations are projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Minnesota State Transfer Pathways are created to ensure that Minnesota State students who complete associate degrees can transfer to any of seven Minnesota State universities to obtain a Bachelor's degree without losing time and money, and without generating excess credits.
Business practitioner jobs are highly coveted and often sought by experienced professionals.