Business Degree Programs and Course Descriptions

Degree Programs

2016-2017 Associate in Science Degrees (AS)

2016-2017 Associate in Arts Degrees (AA)

Enterprise Development--Business Admin Emphasis*
Enterprise Development--General Studies Emphasis*

   2016-2017 Associate in Applied Science Degrees (AAS)

Business Management*                                                                                                                Business Management--Accounting Option*
Business Management--Entrepreneurship Option


The degree programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Degree Programs that are not accredited by ACBSP are noted with an asterik (*).

Fast-Track Degree Program

Fast track Business Degree Option


Northern Oklahoma College

Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration

Fast-Track Degree Program

Northern now offers coursework in a fast-track, flexible format aimed at helping students complete an Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration in just twelve months. This program serves two groups of students: (1) Those who have never attended college before but have met all remediation needs and (2) Working adults who may have a number of hours already completed toward an associate degree but who have been stalled by work or family obligations. All of the coursework will be offered online or in a hybrid format, with no more than three scheduled meetings in the evenings and the rest of the work completed online. Interested students can contact the Office of Academic Affairs (628-6210) for more information.

Course Offerings

Four Week Session--4 hours
Orientation (one meeting for enrollment/evaluation of transcripts with remainder of course completed online)
Computer Concepts (Students can test out of units to reduce workload.)

Eight Week Session--10 hours
General Biology (designated online section)
College Algebra
English Composition I

Eight Week Session--10 hours
Earth Science or other physical science (designated online section)
English Composition II

Intercession--3 hours
Introduction to Business

Eight Week Session--9 hours
Psychology or Sociology
Accounting I

Eight Week Session--9 hours
3-hour elective (may be taken from internship or work experience)
Accounting II

Six Week Session--9 hours
Health, Education & Wellness
Business Ethics or Ethics

Six Week Session--9 hours
Business Technology and Applications
Humanities elective (International Dimension)


Fast-track Promotion Sheet


Course Descriptions