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Associate of Science/Oregon Transfer Degree in Business (ASOT-BUS)


Complete a minimum of 90 credit hours. Computer Science-specific courses must be completed with a grade of C or better; all other courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better. One course with an (IL) Information Literacy and a (CL) Cultural Literacy indicator must be completed These must include the following:

Foundational Requirements


(A minimum of eight credits of college-transfer writing courses.) Eight credits minimum


(A minimum of three courses for which MTH 095  is a prerequisite, including one course in statistics.) Three courses minimum

One Additional Math Course:



Oral Communication

(One course in the fundamentals of speech or communication.) One course minimum

Computer Applications

(Proficiency in word-processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software as demonstrated by successful completion of applicable courses.) Three credits minimum

Discipline Studies

Arts and Letters

(Three courses chosen from two or more disciplines. All foreign languages are considered one discipline. ASL is considered a foreign language. The course used to meet the Oral Communication requirement above may not be used to fulfill this requirement.) Three courses minimum

Social Sciences

(Four courses chosen from two or more disciplines, with a minimum of 2 courses In “principles of economics” (to include microeconomics and macroeconomics) at the 200 level [EC 201 EC 202 ].) Four courses minimum

Sciences/Math/Computer Science

(Four courses chosen from two or more disciplines, including at least three laboratory courses in biological or physical science.) Four courses minimum

Choose Three Courses From:

Business-Specific Requirements

(Each course in this section must be completed with a grade of C or better.)

Three Credits Minimum

Eight Credits Minimum

Three Credits Minimum

Electives and/or University-Specific Prerequisites

Electives and/or University-Specific Prerequisites Complete additional courses to bring the total number of credits to 90. A maximum of 12 credithours in career and technical education courses may be included with the exception of the following: BT 104 BT 105 . Courses must be 100 level or higher. 8-14 credits


  1. Earn a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 or above.
  2. Complete a minimum of 24 credits at Chemeketa.
  3. Two terms of the same college-level foreign language, with a grade of “C-” or better, are required for admission to Oregon University System schools. This requirement applies only to students graduating from high school in 1997 or later. This requirement may also be met by completing two years of the same foreign language at the high school level. This is not a requirement for earning the Associate of Arts degree.
  4. Any student having the ASOT-Business degree recognized on an official college transcript will have meet the lower division General Education requirements of baccalaureate degree programs at any institution in the Oregon University System.
  5. Students transferring under this agreement will have junior status for registration purposes. Course, class standing, or GPA requirements for specific majors, departments, or schools are not necessarily satisfied by an ASOT-Business degree.
  6. GPA admission requirements for the OUS schools are not necessarily satisfied with an ASOT-Business degree. Please contact your school of choice for specific requirements.
  7. To learn more about general education courses and their outcomes, see General Education .
  8. Courses with the (IL) indicator fulfill the Information Literacy requirement for the ASOT-Business. A minimum of one course fulfills this requirement.
  9. Course with the (CL) indicator fulfill the Cultural Literacy requirement for the ASOT-Business. A minimum of one course fulfills this requirement.
  10. Electives should be taken to meet the requirements of your transfer institution. See your advisor for assistance.