Degree Transfer Agreement

Transfer Agreement for the Associate in Science Degree (AS) in Business Administration

Transfer Major: Bachelor of Science (BS) - Accounting

Transfer College: SUNY Old Westbury


Office of Admission Services

223 Store Hill Road
Campus Center H-310
Old Westbury, NY 11568

(516) 876-3200

Transfer to College Website

Effective Date: Fall 2016

Scholarship Information

Total transfer credits granted towards the Bachelor's degree: 60

Total additional credits needed at this senior college for the Bachelor's degree: 72

Admissions Requirements

  • Application Required: Yes
  • Degree Requirement: Completed Associate of Science degree (AS) in Business Administration at QCC
  • Minimum CUM GPA: 3.0
  • Audition/Portfolio: Not applicable


  • Queensborough Community College students who complete the Associates in Applied Science degree in Accounting will enter Old Westbury with Junior status and be entitled to all attendant privileges, including registration and dormitory priorities. 

  • The College at Old Westbury will accept all Queensborough Community College credits, not to exceed 80 credits. Associate Degree holders (A.S. or A.A.S. degree) will be required to take additional Liberal Arts credits to meet the 60-credit minimum for a B.S. Degree. All courses taken as part of the associate degree will transfer and be applied to the baccalaureate degree requirements.  

  • Students who take the recommended courses at QCC and the OW courses noted below can complete the BS degree within four semesters. However, credits transferred to Queensborough Community College from a third institution will be evaluated independently.  
  • Admission to any of the academic departments within the School of Business is distinct from admission to the college.  Admission is granted to students who have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 for the Accounting program.  

General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements
Queensborough Community College SUNY Old Westbury
Course Number & Title Credits Course Number & Title Credits Credits Awarded
ENGL-101: English Composition I 3 Basic Communication 3 3
ENGL-102: English Composition II 3 Basic Communication 3 3
Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning: Recommend MA-119: College Algebra AND MA-121: Elementary Trigonometry) 3+1 MA 1020 College Algebra AND MA 8998 Math Free Elective (Elem Trig) 3+1 4
Life & Physical Sciences: (Select from 1C any Biology, Chemistry, Geology or Physics course with lab) 4 Natural Sciences 4 4
World Cultures & Global Issues: (Recommended HI-111 or HI-112) 3 Western Tradition/Liberal Arts 3 3
U.S. Experience & Its Diversity: (Recommended HI-127 or HI-128) 3 American Experience/Liberal Arts 3 3
Creative Expression: (Select from 2C: recommended any AR, MU or TH course) 3 Creativity & Arts/Liberal Arts 3 3
Individual & Society: (Select from 2D: recommend ECON-101) 3 PE 2430 Macroeconomics/Liberal Arts 3 3
Scientific World: (Select from 2E: recommend any Biology, Chemistry or Geology course)) 3 Liberal Arts 3 3
Additional Flexible Core: Recommended ECON-102: Microeconomics 3 PE 2420 Microeconomics/Liberal Arts 3 3
Subtotal 32 Subtotal 31

Requirements for the Major

Requirements for the Major
Queensborough Community College SUNY Old Westbury
Course Number & Title Credits Course Number & Title Credits Credits Awarded
BU-101: Principles of Accounting I 4 BU 3502: Principles of Accounting I 4 4
BU-102: Principles of Accounting II 4 BU 3511 Principles of Accounting II 4 4
BU-201: Business Organization and Management 3 BU 8998: Business Elective 3 3
BU-203: Principles of Statistics 3 MA 2000: Applied Statistics 3 3
BU-301: Business Law I 3 BU 3600: Principles of Business Law 3 3
CIS-205: Introduction to Information Systems and Technologies 3 BU 3010: Information Systems f/Mgrs (LA) 3 3
MA-128: Calculus for Business Students (Recommended) OR MA-440: Pre-Calculus Mathematics 4 MA 2300 (Calculus f/Business (LA) OR Liberal Arts Elective 4 4
BU-401: Elements Marketing (recommended) OR BU-701 Principles of Finance 3 BU 3800: Principles of Marketing OR Liberal Arts Elective 3 3
Free Elective 1 Free Elective 1 1
Subtotal 28 Subtotal 28

Total Credits Completed and Awarded

Total Credits Completed and Awarded
Queensborough Community College SUNY Old Westbury
Total 60 Total 60

Additional Notes:

Active Articulation Agreement Notes:

  • Students will need to take 52 additional credits in Business, 20 Liberal Art electives for a total of 72 credits at SUNY Old Westbury.
  • Pre-requisites for MA-128, taken at QCC, can be applied to the 20 credits in Liberal Arts electives required at SUNY Old Westbury.
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Requirements for entering the program at SUNY Old Westbury

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DISCLAIMER: The final responsibility for successful transfer rests with the student. The information posted on this website is designed to assist students in obtaining the most accurate transfer-related information possible. However, this information is subject to change without notice, which may subsequently impact admission to a transfer college or university.

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