Accelerated Degree in Business Administration

An education that fits your life.

Complete an associate degree in 16 months or less.

SUNY Adirondack’s new Accelerated Degree Program in Business Administration starts Fall 2019.

Specifically designed for busy adults, students can work around 9-to-5 jobs and family commitments. Classes run two nights a week, with additional coursework completed online. Course formats include both accelerated (i.e. 7-week classes) and traditional semester formats (i.e. 15-week classes).

Fall 2019   /   Full Semester   /   Sept 4-Dec 19, 2019   /   15 weeks

Mathematical Functions

 MAT 108  Online  

Fall Session I   /   Sept 4-Oct 22, 2019   /   7 weeks

Intro to College Writing

ENG 101



Freshman Seminar

HRD 110


Principles of Management

BUS 102



College Writing Techniques

ENG 120



Fall Session II   /   Oct 23-Dec 13, 2019    /   7 weeks

Technical Writing

ENG 110 Monday 6:30-9:20pm

Principles of Marketing

BUS 103 Monday 6:30-9:20pm

Winter  2020   /   Full Session   /   Dec 20-Jan 16, 2020   /   7 weeks

Office Productivity Software

CIS 125


Spring 2020   /   Full Semester   /   Jan 21-May 8, 2020   /   15 weeks

Precalculus: Algebra

MAT 121



Spring Session I   /   Jan 21-March 6, 2020   /   7 weeks

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECO 201



Business Law I

BUS 201 Online  

Spring Session II   /   March 16-May 4, 2020   /   7 weeks

Principles of Microeconomics

ECO 202 Mon/Wed 6:30-7:50pm
Business Law II BUS 202 Online


Summer 2020   /   Full Semester   /   May 18-Aug 14, 2020   /   12 weeks

Financial Accounting

BUS 146

Monday 6:30-9:20pm

Summer Session I   /   May 18-June 26, 2020   /   6 weeks

Intro to Personal Economics

ECO 101



Western Civilization 1500-1815

HIS 101


Summer Session II   /   July 6-Aug 14, 2020   /   6 weeks

Cultural Anthropology

ANT 101


Business Ethics

PHI 207


Fall 2020   /   Full Semester   /   Sept 9-Dec 24, 2020   /   15 weeks

Management Accounting

BUS 147

Mon/Wed 6:30-9:20pm

Elective-Student Choice


Chemistry in Society

CHM 107


Human Sexuality

BIO 115

Courses, dates and times subject to change.

Is the accelerated program right for me?

The ideal accelerated student is:

  • driven
  • organized
  • tech literate
  • college math- and English-ready

Climb the success ladder

A degree in business administration will help you acquire real-world job skills, including the fundamentals of business planning, operations, management, critical thinking, technology, communication and execution.

Fast Fact: Jobs in business-related occupations are expected to grow more than 15% in Warren, Washington and Saratoga counties in the next 10 years.

You are not alone

Students over the age of 25 are the fastest-growing segment in higher education. From 2000 to 2012, the enrollment of students over the age of 25 increased by 35% nationwide. By 2019, the share of students over age 25 is projected to increase by another 23 percent.

Go back to school, increase your income

  • Workers earn nearly $7,000 more a year on average with an associate degree versus a high school diploma.
  • Workers earn an additional $14,000 more a year on average with a bachelor’s degree.

Did you know?

SUNY Adirondack offers seamless transfer to a number of 4-year colleges, including SUNY Plattsburgh at Queensbury, SUNY Empire and Excelsior College.

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