2013-2014 Catalog & Handbook 
    Aug 04, 2020  
2013-2014 Catalog & Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration: Management Emphasis (Online), AAS

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Are you a natural born leader? This degree is for assertive individuals who wish to assume front line management roles. Key business skills such as management, marketing, accounting, communications, human resources, business law and technology are emphasized to give you a well-rounded skill set. In addition, you will learn specialized skills in project and supervisory management as well as ethical decision making to support you in the role of manager.

Graduates of this program will be prepared to assume a management role in a business related field or in the field of their expertise.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Management, a student will be able to:

Science & Technology

  • Identify and explain the basic marketing concepts.
  • Understand basic accounting concepts.
  • Use general personal finance practices.
  • Understand basic legal business concepts.
  • Identify basic management styles and practices.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the Microsoft Office suite and the ability to effectively use Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Understand business structure categories/types (sole proprietorship, corporation, partnership)
  • Use basic business legal terms and prepare a basic contract.
  • Be comfortable in a highly technological work environment through the integration of laptops, learning management systems and Internet supported learning.

 Problem Solving/Critical Thinking

  • Identify characteristics of business structures.
  • Analyze basic financial statements for decision-making purposes.
  • Demonstrate awareness of cultural and societal diversity.
  • Seek further information in their field to keep current through research techniques.
  • Seek membership in professional organizations.
  • Understand retailing concepts and practices.
  • Understand and prepare basic financial statements.
  • Tailor a professional resume and cover letter to specific job postings and career opportunities.


  • Exhibit professional and ethical behaviors.
  • Demonstrate awareness of cultural and societal diversity.


  • Create professionally written business document.
  • Demonstrate positive verbal communication skills.
  • Facilitate, participate and document an effective business meeting.
  • Write an effective and complete business plan.

Program Curriculum - Total Credits: 68

Additional Information

Requirements: Achievement of a grade of “C” or higher for BUS 140 , BUS 210 , BUS 212 , BUS 218  , BUS 225 , BUS 226 , BUS 230  and CIS 105 

Students entering a program in any semester other than outlined may not graduate in the expected amount of time.

Click the following link for a list of approved Technical Electives . Please see your program advisor for further details.

Estimated total program fees

Tuition $7,072
Fees $9,452
Books & Supplies $3,000
TOTAL $19,524

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