Associate in Business DTA/MRP
The Associate in Business DTA/MRP degree is a pathway for students planning to prepare for various business majors at universities in Washington. This agreement meets all the requirements of Washington’s Direct Transfer Agreement. This agreement is between the baccalaureate institutions offering a bachelor’s of science or bachelor’s of arts in business administration including accounting, management, and management information systems. Baccalaureate institutions that are party to this agreement are: Central Washington University (CWU), Eastern Washington University (EWU), University of Washington (UW; all campuses), Washington State University (WSU; all campuses), Gonzaga, Heritage, Pacific Lutheran University (PLU), SMU, Seattle Pacific University (SPU), Seattle University (SU), and Western Washington University (WWU).
Business DTA/MRP graduates will:
- Describe and discuss the measurement of economic performance, national income accounting, aggregate supply and demand, fiscal policy, money creation/Federal Reserve system, monetary policy, inflation, and unemployment
- Analyze resource and income distribution, assess consumer and business behavior, and evaluate price determination and production cost
- Recognize the social and behavioral nature of law and the structure and function of the American legal system and to assess and articulate basic legal principles and processes
- Analyze and evaluate accounting information as part of the control, planning, and decision-making processes
- Describe and discuss functions and their graphs, linear programming, matrices, combinatorics, logic, statistics, and the applications of math to finance and economics
- Recognize applications of differential and integral calculus to business problems
- Demonstrate communication, intercultural appreciation, teamwork, information and technical literacy, and critical thinking
- Meet Social Science, Humanities, Written Communication, and Quantitative Reasoning distribution area outcomes
Lake Washington Institute of Technology does not offer every course each quarter. It is the student’s responsibility to consult the class schedule and work out an individual schedule with a counselor or advisor. Any developmental coursework a student may be required to complete may increase the program length.
Admission Dates: Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring
1Communication Skills: 10 credits
|ENGL&||101||English Composition I||5|
|ENGL&||102||English Composition II1||5|
Quantitative Reasoning: 10 credits
|MATH||145||Finite Mathematics for Business||5|
2Natural Sciences: 15 credits
Please select 10 credits from the list below:
|BIOL&||175||Human Biology w/Lab||5|
|BIOL&||241||Human A & P I||6|
|BIOL&||242||Human A & P II||6|
|CHEM&||121||Intro to Chemistry||5|
|CHEM&||131||Introduction to Organic/Biochemistry||5|
|CHEM&||161||General Chemistry with Lab I||5|
|PHYS&||114||General Physics I w/Lab||5|
Social Sciences: 15 credits
Please select 5 credits from the list below:
|SOC&||101||Introduction to Sociology||5|
3Business Course Work: 20 credits
|ACCT&||201||Principles of Accounting I||5|
|ACCT&||202||Principles of Accounting II||5|
|ACCT&||203||Principles of Accounting III||5|
4Humanities: 15 credits
Please select 15 credits from the following list - (no more than 10 credits per discipline area)
|ART||102||2-D Graphic Design||5|
|ART||111||Beginning Painting for Non-Art Majors||5|
|ART||112||Intermediate Painting for Non Art Majors||5|
|ART||113||Advanced Painting for Non Art Majors||5|
|ART||121||Introduction to Drawing||5|
|ART||124||Introduction to Printmaking||5|
|ART||201||Survey of Western Art-Ancient||5|
|ART||202||Survey of Western Art-Medieval & Renaissance||5|
|ART||205||Human Life Drawing||5|
|CMST&||220||Introduction to Public Speaking||5|
|CMST&||230||Small Group Communication||5|
(no more than 5 credits per world language)
|ASL&||121||American Sign Language I||5|
|ASL&||122||American Sign Language II||5|
5Electives: 5 credits (Select courses appropriate for intended major and intended bachelor’s institution.)
|Total Program Credits||90|
1 To meet EWU requirements, the 2nd English Composition course must be ENGL& 102
2 Students intending the manufacturing management major at WWU should consult WWU regarding the selection of natural science courses required for admission to the major.
3Universities with a lower division Business Law requirement: UW (all campuses), WSU (all campuses) EWU, CWU, WWU, Gonzaga, SMU, SPU, Whitworth.
Heritage, PLU, SU, and Walla Walla College do not require a lower division Business Law course and agree to accept the course taken as part of the degree as a lower division elective, but generally not as an equivalent to the course required at the upper division.
4 Students intending the international business major should consult their potential transfer institutions regarding the level of world language required for admission to the major. Five credits in world language may apply to the Humanities requirement.
5 Fully transferrable as defined by receiving institution.