Associate in Science Degree Retail Management
Division: Business and Computer Information Systems
PROGRAM CODE: 1S12307
This curriculum is designed to prepare students to assume leadership positions in the retail sector, providing them with the essential business skills needed to perform supervisory and management duties. Created through a partnership with the Western Association of Food Chains and retailers in a variety of fields, this program will help students pursue careers in the grocery industry and others that deal directly with consumers, such as the apparel, home furnishings, general merchandise, and services industries.
To earn an Associate Degree students must complete:
- all major course requirements with a grade of C or better
- Cypress College Native General Education requirements; California State University General Education Breadth requirements (CSU GE Breadth) or IGETC General Education requirements
- the cultural diversity and reading requirements
- any elective courses to complete a minimum of 60 units, and
- have a minimum GPA of 2.0.
At least 50% of all major course work must be completed at Cypress College. Courses that fulfill major requirements for an Associate Degree at Cypress College might not be the same as those required for completing the major at a transfer institution offering a Baccalaureate Degree. For information on specific university requirements, please consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center.
|Required Courses Are Listed in Suggested Sequence|
|MGT 111 C||Business Communications||3|
|or MGT 211 C||Writing for Business|
|MGT 151 C||Business Mathematics||3|
|CIS 111 C||Computer Information Systems||3|
|COMM 100 C||Human Communication||3|
|or COMM 100HC||Honors Human Communication|
|MGT 262 C||Principles of Management||3|
|ACCT 101 C||Financial Accounting||5|
|MKT 222 C||Principles of Marketing||3|
|MKT 105 C||Principles of Retailing||3|
|MGT 266 C||Human Relations in Business||3|
|MGT 268 C||Human Resources Management||3|