Associate of Science with a Business Emphasis

Program Summary:

An Associate of Science degree with a Business Emphasis provides a quality educational experience to students, exposes them to various disciplines, and prepares them for further study in the US higher education system. This program prepares students to obtain a four-year degree by meeting the requirements of the first two years of a Bachelor's degree. In addition, this program has an emphasis in business, which prepares students to start a career in business management or any related field. After completing this degree, students can find employment or continue and complete a four-year degree at The American Campus.

Throughout the duration of the coursework, students will also have the opportunity to attend workshops, seminars, and other activities that will prepare them for their future. Whether a student wishes to continue their education or enter the workforce, this degree will ensure students are set up for success!

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Application Requirements:
  1. Complete TAC application form
  2. Submit photo ID (passport preferred)
  3. Submit official copy of secondary school results: Transcripts, O-level results, or A-level results
    *Students may apply by uploading soft copies of documents but must provide original hard copies upon acceptance into a degree program.
  4. Submit proof of competence in the English language with one of the following:
  • TOEFL exam score of: 500 on the paper-based test, 173 on the computer-based test, or 61 on the internet-based test (iBT).
    *Scores more than two years old are not accepted.
  • IELTS score of 5.5 overall band score with a minimum of 5.0 on each sub scale
    *Scores more than two years old are not accepted.
  • Students who completed high school in the English language are eligible for an alternative English Interview and Essay in place of TOEFL or IELTS Examinations. Contact admissions@tac.education for more instructions regarding TAC’s English Interview and Essay for this program.
Potential Career Paths:
  • Office Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Operations Coordinator
  • Human Resources Coordinator
  • Payroll Specialist
  • Human resources specialist
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Financial Officer
Course List:

DCC 101 Dawson College Success

PHL 101 Introduction to Philosophy

PSYX 100 Intro to Psychology

SOCI 101 Intro to Sociology

ENSC 105 Environmental Science

PHSX 105 Fundamentals of Physical Science

PHSX 106 Fundamentals of Physical Science Lab

STAT 216 Intro to Statistics

CAPP 131 Basic Microsoft Office

SOCI 201 Social Problems

PHL 110 Introduction to Ethics

ACTG 101 Accounting Procedures 1

WRIT 101 College Writing 1

CRWR 240 Intro to Creative Writing

WRIT 201 College Writing 2

COMX 111 Introduction to Public Speaking

WRIT 122 Intro to Business Writing

BGEN 105 Introduction to Business

BMKT 225 Marketing

BMGT 215 Human Resource Management

BMGT 210 Small Business Entrepreneurship

BGEN 298 Internship

Estimated Cost:
International Students (USD)
Year 1Year 2
Tuition6,6006,600
Fees150100
Books300300
Housing1,8501,850
Living Expenses1,8001,800
Yearly Total10,70010,650
Grand Total21,350
Mauritian Students (MUR)
Year 1Year 2
Tuition300,000300,000
Fees3,5003,500
Books10,50010,500
Yearly Total314,000314,000
Grand Total628,000