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Our broad range of programs can fast-track students into a variety of careers such as Administrative Office Technology, Computerized Accounting, Microcomputer Business Applications and more. Students who have completed a business degree or certificate from ASUN have been accepted by employers like Riceland, Bell & Company, Nestle, Simmons First, Entergy and Tyson Foods.

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Associate of Science

Length of Program: 2 years

Campus Availability: Jonesboro, Marked Tree, Newport

Course Availability: Fall, Spring, Summer

2021-2022 Business Degree Plan

Click here to access previous Associate of Science Degree Plans

Business Technology
Associate of Applied Science

Length of Program: 2 years

Campus Availability: Marked Tree & Newport

Course Availability: Fall, Spring, Summer

2021-2022 Business Technology​ Associate of Applied Science Degree Plan

Click here to access previous Associate of Applied Science Degree Plans

Technical Certificate
Business Operations
Certificate of Proficiency

Length of Program: 1 year

Campus Availability: Jonesboro, Marked Tree, Newport

Course Availability: Fall, Spring, Summer

2021-2022 Business Operations Certificate of Proficiency Degree Plan

Click here to access previous Certificate of Proficiency Degree Plans

Beyond ASUN: Additional Education and Licensures

Additional Information Coming Soon! 

Beyond ASUN: Career Options

Below is more information on careers in Business.


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Below is more information on careers in Business Operations. 

Below is more information on careers in Business Technology. 

Beyond ASUN: Transfer Information and Articulation Agreements

Students who complete an Associate of Science in Business at ASUN have the option to transfer to a four-year institution to complete their bachelor's degree. ASUN has an articulation agreement in place with Arkansas State University. This means that if you meet all of the academic requirements, your courses from ASUN transfer to A-State! Click here to learn more about the articulation agreements for Business Administration, Business Economics, Education in Business Technology.  

Paying for College: Financial Aid Eligibility and Tuition and Fees

Below is more information concerning financial aid eligibility. 

Academic Degree Title IV (Pell, Loans, FWS, and other federal grants) ASUN Institutional Scholarships   Arkansas Department of Higher Education Scholarships  Private Scholarships 
Certificate of Proficiency Not Eligible  Eligible  TBD Eligible 
Technical Certificate Eligible  Eligible Eligible Eligible
Associate of Applied Science Eligible Eligible Eligible Eligible

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Click here to view ASUN's current tuition and fees

Below is an estimate of the total cost of a Business degree.