Are you looking for a degree that will open doors in many industries? Do you want to advance in the job you’re in? Do you have an Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences with a technical or vocational major from a Council for Higher Education (CHEA)-recognized organization? If you answered yes to any of these questions, we offer a business concentration as part of our Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS). The average time frame for completing a BAAS degree is two years. We want your prior academic experience to work for you!

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Learning Format For Business Concentration

Our Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) concentration in business is designed to be completed 100% online, with students completing assignments, readings, tests, and projects throughout the semester. Recorded lectures via Mediasite will connect you with professors and other students. Student participation, using Mediasite, Blackboard and Collaborate is done both during actual class time and on your own time. This means some classes will flex around your schedule, while others give you the benefit of engaging with professors and peers during class time.

Advising for Business

As a BAAS business student, we are committed to helping you complete your degree as efficiently as possible. Throughout the program, we offer advising via phone or email and are always excited when students reach out to us.

Business Resources

At ENMU we want to make sure you get the help you need. We offer several tutoring services, including the Online Writing Center (OWL), which is only for distance education students. The OWL is available to help you improve your writing and help you clearly communicate for written, school related projects and assignments. We also have online databases, journal articles and eBooks accessible through the Golden Student Success Center. Since ENMU has a dedicated distance education librarian on staff, you’ll always have the help you need to take advantage of library resources.

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Our department also has graduate assistants available to assist you. For questions and concerns about business homework assignments, projects and grades please email or call your professor.

Affordable Bachelor’s in Business

Eastern New Mexico University has the second lowest bachelor's and master's-level tuition in the state of New Mexico, and has one of the most affordable tuition rates in the United States. Once you are an enrolled business student you are eligible to apply for scholarships through the ENMU Foundation.

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Career Opportunities in Business

When you receive a BAAS degree with a business concentration, you can look forward to an enhanced career in your field. Whether your interest is in accounting, agricultural business, finance, hospitality management, information systems, management or marketing, your secondary concentration in business will help start you on your journey toward the career you've always wanted. In addition to great faculty, Counseling and Career Services offers free job placement assistance to all students, so if you are looking for another job, we can help you.

Business Courses

Each BAAS degree requires a student to have a primary concentration and a secondary concentration. As a secondary concentration, business requires 37 hours of coursework.

BAAS Concentration: Business (37 hours)

Required Core Courses (18 hours)



Accounting 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting


Business 230 Business Law and Ethics I


Economics 200 Survey of Economics


Finance 201 Principles of Finance


Management 201 Principles of Management


Marketing 201 Principles of Marketing


Math Requirement (4 hours)
Complete any one of the following for the prerequisite math requirement of Finance 201.



Mathematics 119 College Algebra
(May also be used to satisfy General Education Requirements)


Mathematics 124 Calculus I
(May also be used to satisfy General Education Requirements)


Mathematics 132 Calculus II


Mathematics 202 Calculus III


Elective Courses (15 hours)
Complete any five upper-division (300-/400-level) College of Business elective courses. These include: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Information Systems, Hospitality Management, Management, Marketing, Agriculture 311, Agriculture 340, or Agriculture 402. Each of these courses may require prerequisites. Each of these courses may require prerequisites. Check catalog or discuss with advisor.

BAAS Coordinator

Cindy Miller

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Asst Prof, Career Tech. Educ

Office Location: Agriculture (AG), Room 112A

Phone: 575.562.4124