Business Basics

Undergraduate Learning Track

The undergraduate learning track in Business Basics is a 3-course program that serves as a general introduction to the business world. This track will provide a basic understanding of key business concepts and introduce interrelated topics that influence business decisions and drive business operations.  

This learning track program is intended for undergraduate students who seek to heighten their basic business knowledge without committing to an academic degree or certificate program.

Program Courses

The curriculum for this online undergraduate learning track is reviewed by an advisory council of industry experts for relevancy to today’s marketplace. Course topics include:

  • Accounting for non-accounting majors
  • Terminology, organization, and function of the American business system
  • Contemporary American and global business environments
  • Microeconomics including supply, demand, and competition

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Degree at a Glance

Admission Requirements

  • All undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
  • New undergraduate students may be asked to complete our College Readiness Assessment (ADMN100). If you have successfully completed 9 or more hours of college credit, you may reach out to your admission representative to inquire about waiving this requirement.
  • If you have previous college experience, you will be asked to submit your transcripts from previous schools where you earned academic credit.
  • There is no fee to complete our admission application. View steps to apply.

Need help?

Selecting the right program to meet your educational goals is a key step in ensuring a successful outcome. If you are unsure of which program to choose, or need more information, please contact an admission representative at 877-777-9081 or info@apus.edu.

Additional Costs

In addition to tuition & fees for this program, please note:

  • You will be required to take our COLL099 Classroom Success course. This is a non-credit bearing course that has no associated tuition costs, but does incur a $50 course fee.
  • You will not be able to use military tuition assistance (TA), veteran’s educational benefits, or federal student aid (FSA) to pay for learning track courses.