Online Associate Degree in Business: 2-Year Business Administration Degree for Post-Traditional Students in Buffalo, NY

Business Administration (ASB)

Earn a two-year business degree that provides a strong background in business fundamentals, including accounting, negotiating, human resources and leadership. Offered online and at Medaille's Buffalo campus. Meet our business & leadership faculty.

About the Program

Medaille's associate degree in business administration will not only help you develop stronger critical thinking and writing skills, but will also help you gain insight into society, globalism and technology. The courses provide a strong background in business fundamentals including accounting, human resources and negotiating. The ASB can be used to earn an associate degree or to accumulate sufficient credits to transfer into a baccalaureate-level program, such as our Bachelor of Business Administration.


Medaille alumni have gone on to work as:

Human Resource Assistants

Office Managers

Sales Associates

Customer Service Supervisors

Retail Managers

Real Estate Brokers


Medaille gave me the education I needed to move my career forward. My advisor and the Academic Support Center gave me assistance throughout my journey to ensure that I was successful and could accomplish what I set out to do. 

Susan Trankle '19

Program Specs

60 credits

Program Length:
1.5 to 2.5 years, depending on whether you take one or two courses at a time


Take one or two courses during each 7-week term

On-campus classes meet once per week

Online program has no scheduled class times; while there are weekly due dates, you can complete your coursework on a schedule that works best for you

Fall, spring and summer starts

Curriculum (60 credits)

ACC 110 Accounting Concepts (4 credits)

CIS 118 Computer Skills and Applications (4 credits)

ENG 111 Writing Effective Essays (4 credits)

ENG 201 Writing the Research Paper (4 credits)

GEN 111 Critical and Academic Thought (4 credits)

GEN 221 Cultural Interactions: Early American Experiences (4 credits)

GEN 231 Creativity and Expression (4 credits)

GEN 241 Scientific Methods and Discovery (4 credits)

HIS 251 Perspectives: The World Today (4 credits)

MAT 121 Mathematical Applications (4 credits)

MGT 112 Fundamentals of Management (4 credits)

MGT 231 Human Resource Fundamentals (4 credits)

MGT 265 Negotiation and Consensus (4 credits)

PHI 190 Ethical Issues for Today (4 credits)

PSY 101 General Psychology (4 credits)

Note: Online students are required to successfully complete an Online Orientation Course prior to beginning their course sequence.



On Campus
Buffalo campus: (716) 932-2568
Rochester campus: (585) 272-0030

Call: (716) 217-4191

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