Business (A.S.)

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Online Business Associate’s Degree

Business (A.S.)

Businesses are always seeking employees with a demonstrated knowledge of economics, finance, accounting, leadership and marketing fundamentals. They also want to know a potential employee has high integrity and makes ethical decisions.

Graduates of Crown’s online, Christ-centered Business A.S. are attractive to employers. They know Crown’s academic curriculum and its Christian core provide students with effective business training, critical thinking skills and solid biblical principles for ethical decision-making.

Crown’s business program faculty have a strong faith, the highest academic training and significant business experience. Many teach while remaining active business leaders and managers. As a result, faculty members bring real-life experience into the online classroom, providing students with a clear picture of business challenges and opportunities.

Crown’s online business associate’s degree program is an online business degree that prepares graduates for careers in a wide array of business settings. Whether your plan is to work in administration, accounting, marketing, management, retail or a nonprofit organization, Crown’s online Christian business associate’s degree program is the place to start. Some graduates continue on with their education and apply courses from the Business A.S. toward Crown’s Business Administration B.S. or other bachelor’s degree programs.

Crown’s easy-to-use online learning environment allows you the freedom and flexibility to complete coursework at your convenience. Tuition is priced competitively lower than similar accredited institutions.

Career Outcomes

Upon completing the online associate’s degree in business, Crown graduates have moved into employment opportunities in many types of businesses, including:

  • Sales Organizations
  • Banks
  • Retail
  • Nonprofits
  • Insurance Companies
  • Product and Service Organizations
  • Public and Private Corporations
  • Accounting Firms

Business Major (A.S.) Courses

I. Christian Studies Core - 15-21 Credits

II. General Education Core - 31 Credits

Total - 64-70 Credits

1 Counts towards 3 credits of Social Science credits. Students who have successfully completed 60 credits with a GPA of at least a 2.0 may replace SOC 1510  with another Social Science elective.

2 Click HERE  to view options for Social Science, Humanities, Global Awareness, and Fine Arts Electives.

3 Students may choose to fulfill the BIB/THE/CM elective requirement by taking BIB 1522  or THE 3524  .

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core and Major Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. By doing that the number of electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 64 credits is reached.

To view these courses in our online catalog system, click here.
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An Affordable Online College Education.

Earning your degree online makes sense. It’s convenient and provides an invaluable advantage to your future success. And at Crown College, it’s affordable. Crown is one of the 10 most affordable Christian colleges in the Midwest. With 98 percent of our students receiving some form of financial aid, we will work with you to figure out the best financial aid package available.

Financial aid is funding made available by the federal government, state government, private entities and Crown. Crown College’s School of Online Studies and Graduate School programs participate in the Federal Pell Grant, Minnesota State Grant and Federal Direct Stafford Loans to help finance your education.

Most financial aid is awarded on the basis of need. The first step is to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The FAFSA is the government form used to help assess a family’s financial strength. Crown’s school code for FAFSA is: 002383. Students must apply for financial aid each year to be considered for funding.

Tuition and Fees

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