Business Management, AAS (MD13)

Degree

Program Chair: Neil Clements

Program Description: The Business Management program is designed to prepare students for entry into management and supervisory positions within a wide variety of businesses and industries. Learning opportunities will introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement in management. Graduates of the program receive a Business Management degree with a specialization in General Management, Small Business Management, Operations Management, or Human Resource Management.

Length of Program: Six (6) Semesters

Locations offered:
Moultrie (Veterans Parkway)
Thomasville

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in evaluating and defending the predominant leadership style of a selected leader by earning a 70% or better on the Leadership Defense Paper.
  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in determining the distribution and promotional challenges encountered by a manufacturing company by earning 70% or greater on the Distribution and Promotion Project.
  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in creating and delivering a business presentation by earning 70% or greater on the Business Presentation Project.
  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in developing a training course for employees by earning a 70% or better on the Employee Training Assignment Rubric.

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Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Business Management, Associate of Applied Science.

Credits Required for Graduation: 67 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Accreditation Information: The Business Management program is in candidacy with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, Kansas 66213, Phone 913-339-9356, http://www.acbsp.org.

Cost
1st Term
Books: $665.50
Fees: $309.00
Tuition: $1,335.00
Total: $2,309.50

2nd Term
Books: $585.47
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $1,068.00
Total: $1,937.47

3rd Term
Books: $600.40
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $1,157.00
Total: $2,041.40

4th Term
Books: $545.40
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $1,068.00
Total: $1,897.40

5th Term
Books: $690.00
Fees: $324.00
Tuition: $1,335.00
Total: $2,349.00

Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

1: General Education Courses

18

Area I: Language Arts/Communication (3 Hours) 3
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
and additional course(s) from Area I, II, III, or IV (6 Hours) (as approved by advisor) 6
Area IV: Humanities/Fine Arts (3 Hours) 3
One Mathematics Course (3 Hours)
Area III: Natural Sciences/Mathematics (3 Hours) 3
Area II: Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 Hours) 3

2: Institutional Credit

3

COLL 1500 Student Success 3

3: Occupational Courses

34

ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
COMP 1000 Intro to Computer Literacy 3
MGMT 1100 Principles of Management 3
MGMT 1105 Organizational Behavior 3
MGMT 1115 Leadership 3
MGMT 1120 Introduction to Business 3
MGMT 1125 Business Ethics 3
MGMT 2115 Human Resource Management 3
MGMT 2125 Performance Management 3
MGMT 2215 Team Project 3
and one of the following (3 Hours) 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
MGMT 1110 Employment Rules & Regulations 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regs and Compliance 3
General Management Specialization 12
General Management Specialization Elective- Business Management Elec-MGMT 6
General Management Specialization Elective- Business Management Elec-MGMT 6
Human Resources Specialization 12
MGMT 2120 Labor Management Relations 3
MGMT 2130 Employee Training & Development 3
MGMT 2210 Project Management 3
MGMT 0000 Guided Elective 3
Operations Specialization 12
MGMT 2130 Employee Training & Development 3
MGMT 2200 Production/Operations Management 3
MGMT 2210 Project Management 3
MGMT 0000 Guided Elective 3
Small Business Specialization 12
MGMT 2140 Retail Management 3
MGMT 2145 Business Plan Development 3
MGMT 2150 Small Business Management 3
MGMT 0000 Guided Elective 3

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