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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Management, Associate of Applied Science

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The Business Management program prepares students for entry-level management positions in business, industry, government and social service agencies. Graduates are prepared to enter the workforce upon graduation or may pursue advanced coursework.

This program provides students a broad business education. Students have the opportunity to test academic theories learned in the classroom with practical experience by taking Business Cooperative Education available in this program.

Graduates are able to:

  • devise solutions to first-level management situations
  • produce business documents using current computer applications
  • examine accounting information as a basis for economic decision-making
  • identify the basic principles of marketing as used in business

This degree is offered through the Business and Public Service Department, whose mission is to provide challenging, career-oriented undergraduate programs to business and public service students, educating them to the level of competency needed for successful transfer to four-year institutions or immediate career path entry into the global market.

Curriculum – A.A.S. Degree

Total Credits 62-63

1 A mathematics course may be substituted through placement testing.

2 Any course with a subject heading of ACCT, BUSI, ECON, or MRKT. ACCT 225 Accounting Using Microcomputers   is highly recommended for students that will be working in or starting a small business.

3 CISY 261 Microcomputer Applications  may be substituted for a Business Elective.

4 Select a course from the appropriate category of the General Education & Computer Science Electives List  list. 

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