Overview

If you are interested in being part of the day-to-day challenges in the dynamic field of business, then you may wish to consider the Business Administration degree at NHTI. You will be given a broad background in classes that are taught by faculty who are, or who have been, successful business professionals. You will be exposed to a wide variety of business areas including accounting, business law, management, computer applications, economics, human resource management among others.

Classes are offered days, evenings and online, or a combination of those to fit your schedule.

The A.S. in Business Administration degree program is accredited by of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

NEW! Complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Business through our Dual Admission Program with UNH-Manchester.

Business Administration Degree

FIRST YEAR

Course NumberCourse TitleCLLABCR
Fall Semester
 ACCT 101CAccounting I303
#BUS 101CIntroduction to Business303
 ENGL 101CEnglish Composition404
 IST 102CPC Applications303
 MATH 120CQuantitative Reasoning or
 MATH xxxCHigher level math404
 17
Spring Semester
 ACCT 102CAccounting II303
#BUS 170Principles of Marketing303
 BUS xxxBusiness Elective*303
 ENGL 120CCommunications or 
 ENGL xxxCEnglish Elective303
 MATH 125CFinite Mathematics or 
 MATH 251CStatistics404
 16

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester
 ACCT 110CManagerial Accounting303
#BUS 225CBusiness Law I303
#BUS 270CPrinciples of Management303
 BUS xxxCBusiness Elective*3-403-4
 ECON 101CMacroeconomics or 
 ECON 102CMicroeconomics303
 15-16
Spring Semester
#BUS 240CSmall Business Management303
#BUS 273CHuman Resource Management303
 XX xxxCLab Science Elective **324
 XX xxxCHumanities/Fine Arts/Foreign Language Elective303
 13
TOTAL CREDITS61-62

# Indicates major field course.
* BUS, ACCT, or IST course that is not a required course, as well as HLTH 101C or HLTH 104C, or DCOM 105C or DCOM 150C

** BIOL 100C, CHEM 100C and PHYS 100C DO NOT meet the science requirement.

CL – Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course
LAB – Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
CR – Number of credit hours for the course

Specific Admission Requirements

  • College preparatory course (or equivalent) in English and/or communications; good verbal abilities and writing skills are major considerations for acceptance into the program;

Note: Applicants should be aware that all associate degree programs at NHTI require successful completion of at least one semester of college level mathematics. Therefore, the college strongly recommends that all applicants successfully complete high school Algebra I with a grade of “C” or higher prior to admission. Those students whose placement testing does not demonstrate readiness for college level mathematics may require more than two years to complete their degree.

Program Outcomes and Degree Conferred

61-62 Credits Required

55-60%

of students qualify for financial aid