Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Business 2005-2006

Bachelor of Science

Required Courses

University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Speaking to an Audience SP 111 Fundamentals of Speech 3
Introduction to Communication Studies SP 140 Introduction to Intercultural Communication 3
Intro to Expository writing & critical thinking WR 121 English Composition and WR 122 English Composition 6
Computer Technology Survey BA 131 Computers in Business 4
Business Economics EC 200, EC 201, EC 202 9
  • MTH 111B College Algebra
  • MTH 243 Statistics

The following courses may be taken as Business electives

PCC Course Credits
BA 101 Intro to Business 3
BA 211 Principles of Accounting 3
BA 212 Principles of Accounting II 3
BA 213 Principles of Accounting III 3

Additional Recommended Courses for the Business Major

  PCC Equivalent Credits
Foundations of Philosophy PHL 201 Intro to Philosophy: Philosophical Problems 3
Survey of Physics
  • PHY 101 Fund of Physics or
  • PHY General Physics or
  • PHY 211 General Physics (Calculus)
4 - 5
Principles of Environmental Science ESR 160 Intro to Environmental Systems and ESR 201 Applied Environ. Studies 8
History of the United States: Exploration to 1870 and History of the United States: 1870 to Present
  • HST 201 History of the United States I and
  • HST 202 History of the United States II and
  • HST 203 History of the United States III
Introduction to Sociology SOC 206 General Sociology: Social Problems or Any online course 3
Introduction to Economics
  • EC 200 Principles of Economics: Intro, Institutions & Philosophies


  • Transfer students must have a minimum of 2.00 overall GPA, a letter of recommendation from either a current employer or an academic/professional reference, verification of high school completion or equivalency, and official transcripts from all college/universities attended.
  • Marylhurst will accept up to 120 lower division transfer credits.
  • All coursework must be completed with a "C" or better to be considered.
  • Marylhurst University's Prior Learning Assessment program allows students to challenge up to 90 credits, through testing and writing, for their life and work experience. Students will save time and money if they contact the Business Department for details in creating a customized degree plan.

PCC endeavors to create accurate transfer guides for students; however, requirements may change without notice. Students are responsible for working with PCC advisors and their transfer institution to ensure that their academic plan will meet requirements and timelines.

Last updated: March 28, 2005