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.
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.
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.
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.