Course no. Course title Common core category Credits
Common core requirements
EN-101 English Composition I I.A 3
EN-102 English Composition II I.A 3
MA-321 Mathematics in Contemporary Society I.B 3
Laboratory science I.C 3-4
SP-211 Speech Communication II.B 3
ECON-101 or ECON-102 Introduction to Macroeconomics
Introduction to Microeconomics
II.D 3
Social Science or History elective II.A/II.B/II.D/II.E 3
Subtotal 21-22
Major requirements
BU-101 Principles of Accounting I 4
BU-201 Business Organization and Management 3
BU-203 Principles of Statistics 3
BU-301 Business Law I 3
BU-401 Elements of Marketing 3
CIS 101 (formerly BU-500) Introduction to Microcomputer Applications 3
BU-701 Principles of Finance 3
Subtotal 22
Additional major requirements
One science lab. course (STEM variant in common core satisfies this requirement): choose from BI-132, BI-171; CH-102, CH-111, CH-121; ET-842; or PH-112. 0-1
Health Education (HE-101 or 102) or one course in Physical Education from the PE-400 or 500 series or from the DAN-100 series 1-2
Subtotal 1-3
Concentration requirements
BU-402 Marketing Research 3
BU-403 Elements of Salesmanship 3
BU-404 Elements of Advertising 3
BU-405 Elements of Retailing 3
Subtotal 12
Business electives 2-3
Subtotal 2-3

Total credits required


All students must complete two (2) Writing Intensive designated classes to fulfill degree requirements.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery
QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.