(Associate of Arts)

Whatever field you decide to pursue, you have to begin with an understanding of business, which is the core of any career and a good way to gain an edge on workers who lack this degree. You can complete your Associate of Arts degree in Business online. (An on-campus option may also be available in Tempe, Arizona; contact a student advisor for details.) General Education and Common Body of Knowledge courses provide students with a solid background of general knowledge in addition to a broad-based business foundation. The Associate of Arts in Business (AAB) program is designed to prepare students to successfully progress into Core and Major course work for any Western International University┬« (West) bachelor degree.

Degree Summary


23 months (approx. 2 years) Starting a new course each month, with no transfer credit


Associate Degree Total Credits: 60


Total: $14,450 Books and Supplies: $0

Courses of Study and Requirements

Credits Required for Degree Completion 126 CREDITS
General Education Core Requirements 42 CREDITS
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