Business Management, AAS

Degree

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 VPC
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 80% 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 80% or greater on the Distribution and Promotion Project.
  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in creating and delivering a business presentation by earning 80% or greater on the Business Presentation Project.
  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in conducting an interview by earning a 80% or better on the Interview Assignment Rubric.
  • 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in developing a training course for employees by earning a 80% 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 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
Tuition: $1335
Fees: $309
Books: $665.5
Total: $2309.5

2nd Term
Tuition: $1068
Fees: $284
Books: $585.47
Total: $1937.47

3rd Term
Books: $600.4
Fees: $284
Tuition: $1157
Total: $2041.4

4th Term
Tuition: $1068
Fees: $284
Books: $545.4
Total: $1897.4

5th Term
Tuition: $1335
Fees: $324
Books: $690
Total: $2349

Curriculum Credits

1: General Education Courses

18

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

2: Institutional Credit

3

COLL 1500 Student Success 3

3: Occupational Courses

73

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
Guided Elective 3
and one of the following (3 Hours) 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
MGMT 1110 Employment Law 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regs and Compliance 3
and one of the following specializations (9 Hours)
General Management Specialization 9
General Management Specialization Elective- Business Management Elec-MGMT 3
General Management Specialization Elective- Business Management Elec-MGMT 3
General Management Specialization Elective- Business Management Elec-MGMT 3
Human Resources Specialization 9
MGMT 2120 Labor Management Relations 3
MGMT 2130 Employee Training &Development 3
MGMT 2210 Project Management 3
Operations Specialization 9
MGMT 2130 Employee Training &Development 3
MGMT 2200 Production/Operations Manageme 3
MGMT 2210 Project Management 3
Small Business Specialization 9
MGMT 2140 Retail Management 3
MGMT 2145 Business Plan Development 3
MGMT 2150 Small Business Management 3

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