• Weekend College at LaGuardia

    Earning an associate degree can boost your economic mobility – and LaGuardia is ranked 5th in the nation among two-year colleges for helping students do just that!

    You can earn a degree in just three years with our weekend programs.







  • Business Administration, AS

    The weekend Business Administration Program leads to an Associate of Science (AS) degree, and is administered by the Business & Technology Department. It is designed to provide a solid foundation for transfer to a senior college while providing students with a strong foundation in the basic areas of business (management, accounting, finance and marketing).


    Course Sequence

    Semester 1


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTF 101
    First Year Seminar for Business
    Program Core
    X
    2 (3 hrs)
    I
    ENG 101
    English Composition I
    Required Core
    X
    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    BTM 101
    Introduction to Business
    Program Core

    3
    I
    HUC 106
    Public Speaking (or other Creative Expressions course)
    Flexible Core

    3
    II


    Semester 2


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTA 111
    Principles of Accounting I
    Program Core

    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    MAT 115
    Algebra & Trigonometry, or other Mathematics Require Core Course
    Required Core
    X
    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    BTI 121
    People, Work & Organizations
    Program Core
    X
    3
    I
    SSA 101
    Intro to Anthropology, or other World Cultures & Global Issues Course Option
    Flexible Core

    3
    II


    Semester 3


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTM 110
    Business Law I
    Program Core

    3
    I
    ENG 102
    English Composition II
    Required Core
    X
    3
    I
    BTA 112
    Principles of Accounting II
    Program Core

    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    SSE 103
    Intro to Microeconomics, or other Individual & Society Course Option
    Flexible Core

    3
    II


    Semester 4


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTC 200
    Intro to Information Systems
    Program Core

    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    BTM 104
    Principles of Marketing
    Program Core
    X
    3
    I
    SSN 187
    Urban Sociology, or other U.S Experience Course Option (Note: Fulfills Urban Study requirement)
    Program Core

    3
    I


    Semester 5


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTI 201
    Business Internship
    Program Core

    2
    I
    MAT 200
    Pre-calculus, or other Scientific World Course Option
    Flexible Core

    3
    I
    SCB 101
    Topics in Biological Sciences, or other Life & Physical Sciences Course Option
    Required Core

    3
    I


    Semester 6


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTM 103
    Principles of Management
    Program Core
    X
    3
    I
    MAT 120
    Elementary Statistics I or other Unrestricted Elective
    Flexible Core

    3 (2 needed)
    I
    SSE 104
    Intro to Macroeconomics, or other Flexible Core Course Option
    Flexible Core

    3
    I




  • Business Administration: Healthcare Management, AS

    The weekend Business Administration: Healthcare Management degree is designed to provide a general foundation in the basic areas of healthcare management and to prepare students for transfer to healthcare management programs at four-year colleges. Students receive training to eventually become healthcare managers, who manage the way healthcare is delivered. These individuals are responsible for how healthcare is implemented in the everyday practices of hospitals, doctor’s offices, clinics and nursing homes/long term care units.


    Course Sequence

    Semester 1


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTF 101
    First Year Seminar for Business
    Program Core
    X
    2 (3 hrs)
    I
    ENG 101
    English Composition I
    Required Core
    X
    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    BTO 125
    Medical Terminology
    Program Core

    3
    I
    HUC 106
    Public Speaking (or other Creative Expressions course)
    Flexible Core

    3
    II


    Semester 2


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTA 111
    Principles of Accounting I
    Program Core

    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    MAT 115
    Algebra & Trigonometry, or other Mathematics Require Core Course
    Required Core
    X
    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    BTO 170
    Electronic Health Records
    Program Core
    X
    3
    I
    SSY 101
    General Psychology (or other Scientific World coruse option)
    Flexible Core

    3
    II


    Semester 3


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTM 110
    Business Law I
    Program Core

    3
    I
    ENG 102
    English Composition II
    Required Core
    X
    3
    I
    BTA 112
    Principles of Accounting II
    Program Core

    3 (4 hrs)
    I
    SSE 103
    Intro to Microeconomics, or other Individual & Society Course Option
    Flexible Core

    3
    II


    Semester 4


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    SCB 101
    Topics in Biology (or other Life & Physical Science Course)
    Required Core

    3
    I
    BTM 103
    Principles of Management
    Program Core

    3
    I
    SSN 187
    Urban Sociology, or other U.S Experience Course Option (Note: Fulfills Urban Study requirement)
    Flexible Core

    3
    I
    SCN 195
    Community Health
    Program Core Core

    2
    II


    Semester 5


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session
    BTO 270
    Health Insurance: Billing and Reimbursement
    Program Core

    3
    I
    MAT 200
    Pre-calculus, or other Scientific World Course Option
    Flexible Core

    3
    I
    BTO 280
    US Healthcare Administration and Delivery
    Program Core
    X
    3
    II


    Semester 6


    Course No. Course Name Fulfills Priority Credits Session

    Unrestricted elective
    Program Core
    X
    2
    I

    World Cultures and Global Issues corse
    Flexible Core

    3
    I





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