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The Associate of Science in Business is designed for students wishing to transfer into a bachelor’s degree program in business. A transfer agreement exists between East Arkansas Community College and certain four-year institutions across the state to assist students in transferring to those institutions. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.25 is required. The majority of occupational courses and all general education courses in this degree are considered transferable toward a baccalaureate degree.

 Career Opportunities    Annual Salary

EACC's Associate of Science in Business prepares students for entry-level employment in a business environment, or transfer to a four-year college or university. Students that complete a four-year degree in business are able to gain employment in a number of business focuses industry sectors, including for-profit administration. Some examples of regional occupations within this sector are:

  • General and Operations Managers
  • Sales Managers
  • Administrative Service Managers
  • Industrial Production Managers
  • Transportation Managers
  • Storage and Distribution Managers
  • Construction Managers
  • Social and Community Service Managers

Arkansas Median Salary: $52,030

National Median Salary: $64,100

10 Year Projected Employment Demand: 22% Increase

*Bureau of Labor Statistics accessed through 


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Program Credential Credits to Credential Program Documents Program Cost

Associate of Science in Business

62 AS Business Program of Study $5,790.00*

Associate of Applied Science in Management

60 AAS Management Program of Study $5,790.00*

Technical Certificate in Business

TC in Business

 Certificate of Proficiency in Business

CP in Business  

2+2 Agreements

Arkansas State University

John Brown University University of Arkansas Fort Smith University of Central Arkansas

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Discipline   Outcome
Business Objective 1   Students will communicate effectively in a business environment.
Business Objective 2   Students will use data for business decision-making.
Business Objective 3   Students will develop a global business perspective.
Business Objective 4   Students will acquire business vocabulary and demonstrate workplace skills.
EACC Mission Statement:
We provide affordable, accessible learning opportunities to promote student success and strengthen our community.
Core-Competencies of Student Learning
EACC's Core Competencies- Communicate, Think, Connect, and Achieve

Interested in Learning More? Contact one of our Admission Staff in the Hodges Student Services Complex, at (870)-633-4480 Ext. 335. 
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