Associate Science Degree in Business Administration & IT

About This Course

An Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration (ASBA) prepares the student to begin or advance their careers in the business world. It can also be a major step towards completing a bachelor’s degree. This program provides a comprehensive understanding of management principles, business-oriented technology, and interpersonal skills to the students.

The Associate of Science degree in Information Technology (ASIT) is awarded to students completing the requirements with a minimum of 63 semester credit hours, 30 or more of which must be earned at SC with a cumulative average of at least 2.0. It includes substantial elective courses which provide students with the flexibility to customize their lower division studies according to their personal interests and needs. While the open electives can be a combination of courses from Information Technology, the degree rests solidly on a general education foundation. Students can plan their degree in accordance with their higher education or employment objectives


Course Type :

Graduate Degree

Study Mode :


Location :

Abu Dhabi & Al Ain

Fees :

2,250 AED

Certification :

Associate Science Degree

Date :


Career Advancement Areas

The purpose of the Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration is to prepare students for entry-level positions in business, industry, federal and local organizations. The program is designed for the students that seek to acquire a complete framework in basic business concepts and skills in order to contribute and create solutions for contemporary business problems. After successful completion of general education and specific program courses, students will be able to acquire the knowledge and skills needed to apply in management, marketing, and accounting concepts to improve operational performance and aid in decision making skills.

Graduates of this program may find career opportunities in a variety of fields. Course Goal After completing this program, students should be able to: 1.Communicate effectively in oral and written English 2.Use general quantitative and computer skills 3.Demonstrate a college education with general expertise in information technology All embedded assessments (Tests, Quizzes, Assignments, Course works, Projects and Term Exams) in the courses are directly mapped with the learning outcomes of the course as specified in the course outline.

What You Will Learn

  • Semester-1
  • College English
  • General Mathematics
  • Information Technology Applications
  • Studies in Islamic Culture
  • UAE Society & Culture
  • General Statistics
  • Semester-2
  • College English: Writing Skills
  • Environmental Science Concepts
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Management
  • Semeter-3
  • Communication Skills
  • Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Finance
  • Principles of MIS
  • Semester-4(Business Management)
  • Business Operations
  • Small Business Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Internship – Business Management
  • Final Project – Business Management
  • Semester-4(Human Resources Management)
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Human Resource Planning and Recruitment
  • Internship – HR Management
  • Final Project – HR Management
  • Semester-4(Accounting)
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Cost and Management Accounting
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Internship Accounting
  • Final Project Accounting
  • Semester-4(Management Information Systems)
  • Business Systems Analysis and Design
  • Business Database Management Systems
  • E-Business
  • Internship – MIS
  • Final Project – MIS
  • Semester-4(Retail Management)
  • Retail Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Advertising and Promotions
  • Internship – Retail Management
  • Final Project – Retail Management
  • Associate Science Degree in Information Technology
  • Semester-1
  • College English
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Studies in Islamic Culture
  • UAE Society & Culture
  • General Statistics
  • Semester-2,3,4
  • Fundamentals of Information and Communication Technology
  • Information Technology Applications
  • Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving
  • Computer Networks & Security
  • Relational Database Management System
  • Event Driven Programming
  • Introduction to Cloud Computing Technology
  • Object Oriented Programming using Java
  • Project Management
  • Website Design & Scripting
  • Web Application Development using
  • Social Media Platform and Secure Usage
  • Knowledge of application development is also essential for learning web based application development




o be fully admitted as a first-time college freshman or as a transfer student, the applicant 

must have graduated with a U.A.E. Secondary Certificate or its equivalent with a sufficiently strong academic record.


2 years


WSS 2.0

Web 2.0

Health 2.0

Library 2.0

Enterprise 2.0


Who Should Register?

School Completed students

(12th Grade) Working Professionals