Courses & Programs

Business Administration (MassTransfer)

Kristine Ricker Choleva

Interim Dean, Business & Technology Division

Business and Technology

Kittredge Center 404

413.552.2284 (Tel)

What will you learn?

The Business Administration MassTransfer option is for students who plan on transferring to the University of Massachusetts Amherst as well as other Massachusetts state colleges and universities. Students unsure of their future transfer plans should enroll in this program.


Upon graduating from this program, students will be able to:

  • Interpret accounting data and analyze financial statements
  • Solve complex accounting scenarios
  • Apply the marketing concept
  • Appreciate the role of law in business
  • Define traditional functions of management and their contribution to strategic planning
  • Calculate and quantify data to make business decisions.

what will you do?

Transfer to a four-year college or university, or go right into the workforce! Job and career options include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing or related field
  • Management
  • Corporate or consumer sales
  • Banking services
  • Marketing

Explore your options at HCC's Advising, Career and Transfer Center, or at What Can I Do With This Major?

64-65 total credits

32 credits General Education Requirements + 29-30 credits Program Requirements

Depending on course selection, 100% of this program can be completed online.

General Education Requirements


Program Requirements


3 credits of electives


Any course listed in the catalog is acceptable.

Social Science Elective: Students planning to transfer to UMass Amherst should select SOC 110 to complete the universities requirements.

General Electives: Students who do not test out of MTH 104 may take it in place of a general elective or as additional credits not contained within the 65 listed above.
Students wishing to transfer to the Isenberg School of Management at UMass Amherst must also earn grades of B or better in all ECN and ACC classes as well as C or better in MTH 162.
Students with prior four-year college experience with a cumulative GPA of less than 3.0 may not be eligible for transfer to the Isenberg School.
This program qualifies for MassTransfer, which guarantees credit ransfer to Massachusetts statecolleges and universities. MassTransfer also will grant students automatic acceptance to certain state colleges and universities by achieving the minimum grade point average and the HCC degree. (3.0 GPA required.)