Business Management Curriculum

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Diploma

The Business Management Diploma Program is designed to prepare the graduate for entry-level employment in administrative office positions. The graduate will be provided the opportunity to obtain practical business theory and practical software applications to assimilate the diverse skills required to help manage business practices in an ever- changing, market-driven economy. Students will have been exposed to concepts designed to help work with higher-level associates regarding marketing, inventory control, and finance matters. These classes are designed for full-time students to complete the program in 12 months. All course credits earned in this program are applicable to the Business Management Associate of Science and Bachelor of Science Degree Programs.

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Program Requirements Quarter Course Credit Hours
ACC103 Accounting 4
BMG124 Management 4
BMG126 Business Law 4
BMG128 Retail Management 4
BMG270 Leadership 4
BMG290 Finance 4
BUS101 Human Resource Management 4
BUS111 Business Communication 4
BUS122 Business Math 4
BUS201 Marketing 4
BUS211 Small Business Management 4
BUS212 Supervision 4
CIS106 Computer Applications 4
ENG101* General English 4
INT142 Professional Seminar and Internship or Capstone Project 4
SFS140 Strategies for Success 4
Total Quarter Course Credit Hours Required 64

*This course fulfills a general education requirement.

Associate of Science Degree

The Business Management Associate of Science Degree Program is designed to prepare the graduate for employment in administrative office positions. The graduate will be provided the opportunity to obtain practical business theory and practical software applications to assimilate the diverse skills required to manage a business in an ever-changing market-driven economy. The Business Management Associate of Science Degree program provides the graduate with specialized classes in organizational human resources and administrative office management. The Business Management Program provides the students an education that is competency based and assessed according to the entry-level field requirements of the business management field. This degree program also gives graduates the general education necessary to manage interpersonal and social situations by preparing them to advance in their professional and personal life. These classes are designed for full-time students to complete the program in 18 months. All credits earned are applicable to the Business Management Bachelor of Science Degree Program.

This program requires all the courses in the Business Management Diploma Program as well as the following:

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Program Requirements Quarter Course Credit Hours
BMG250 Economics 4
BUS112 Personal Finance 4
CIS107 Computer Applications II 4
COM208* Public Speaking 4
CRT210* Critical Thinking 4
ENG211* Composition I 4
MTH103* College Math 4
PSY202* Psychology 4
Total Quarter Course Credit Hours Required 96

*This course fulfills a general education requirement.

Bachelor of Science Degree

The Business Management Bachelor of Science Degree Program is designed to prepare students for entry-level careers in business by presenting management concepts, techniques, and approaches as they apply to the leadership and operation of small, medium-sized, large, or global enterprises. Emphasis is placed on planning, organizing, decision-making, human resources management, operations management, and international business. These classes are designed for full-time students to complete the program in 36 months.

This program requires all the courses in the Business Management Associate of Science Degree Program as well as the following:

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Program Requirements Quarter Course Credit Hours
BBA300** Personal Development & Research 4
BBA310** Business Communication 4
BBA330** Human Resources for Business Leaders 4
BBA400** International Business Operations 4
BBA405** Diversity in Organizations 4
BBA435** Strategic Planning 4
BBM335** Leadership 4
BBM340** Organizational Behavior 4
BBM405** International Management 4
BBM440** Principles of Quality Improvement 4
BBM445** Project Management 4
BBM450** Operations Management 4
BBM460** Negotiation and Conflict Management 4
BBM470** Staffing: Recruitment and Selection 4
BBM480** Training and Development 4
BBM490** Business Research for Decision Making 4
BUS210 Managing Information 4
COM310* Interpersonal Communications 4
ENG206* Introduction to Literature 4
ENG211* Composition I 4
ENG212* Composition II 4
HIS300* American History 4
SCI305* Technology and Society 4
SCI312* Earth Science 4
SOC201* Introduction to Sociology 4
Total Quarter Course Credit Hours Required 180

*Students must complete a minimum of 56 quarter course credit hours or equivalent in General Education containing at least one course in each of the following areas: humanities, mathematics, science, and social science.

**Students must complete a minimum of 48 quarter course credit hours or 12 courses of the Business Administration and/or Business Management courses identified at the 300 and 400 level.

January 1, 2014

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