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  Dec 16, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Business Management, A.A.S.


Associate of Applied Science | BMGT.AAS | Career Program
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Program Description


The Business Management A.A.S. degree curriculum provides the skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career in business and management. As part of the program, students can choose from a wide range of business courses and a variety of certificates that interests them. Students who complete the Business Management A.A.S. degree are prepared for careers in for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, and the public sector.

Graduates of the Business Management A.A.S. will be able to:

  • Identify essential business and economic concepts
  • Explain the functions of management
  • Differentiate the major functions of Human Resource Management
  • Compare alternative competitive strategies used in domestic and international business
  • Analyze financial accounting information
  • Identify basic legal concepts and their impacts on business operations

General Education Courses


The list of general education courses appears in the General Education List . Some programs recommend or require specific courses to fulfill general education requirements. Please check your program’s sequence of study for this information.

Program Electives - choose 11 credits from the following program concentrations:


Sequence of Study - Business Management A.A.S.


Below are the required courses for your program arranged in a suggested sequence. Please note that the sequence does not include developmental coursework. See Academic Preparation  for the developmental course sequence if applicable to you.

1st Semester


Total: 15 Credits


2nd Semester


Total: 15 Credits


3rd Semester


Total: 15 Credits


4th Semester


Total: 15 Credits


Program Total: 60 Credits


Asterisk (*) denotes a general education course.

Double asterisk (**) denotes a course that is an institutional requirement.

Triple asterisk (***) denotes a course that satisfies the culminating experience requirement for A.A.S. programs.

Transferability


Credit earned at any public institution in the state shall be transferable to any other institution if the:

  • Credit is from a college or university parallel course or program;
  • Grades in the block of courses transferred average 2.00 or higher; and
  • Acceptance of the credit is consistent with the policies of the receiving institution governing students following the same program. Refer to ARTSYS at artweb.usmd.edu and the receiving institution’s catalog to select transferable courses.

Need Help?


For help selecting an academic program or courses, consider using Career Coach, available at www.pgcc.edu/go/careercoach.