Business Management Associate in Science Degree

PROGRAM CODE: 2S08387

The Business Management Associate in Science Degree is designed to prepare students for employment in a business capacity. The focus of the program is skill building in the areas of communication, decision-making, planning, organizing, and evaluating. Emphasis on problem solving, leadership, and critical thinking skills is stressed to prepare students for employment and or transfer to a four year college or university. This degree requires 24-28 units.

Select one MANAGEMENT course from the following (3 units):3
Introduction to Business3
Principles of International Business3
Small Business Management3
Select one ACCOUNTING course from the following (3-5 units):3-5
Small Business Accounting3
Financial Accounting5
Honors Financial Accounting
Select one COMMUNICATIONS course fromthe following (3-4 units):3-4
Business Communications3
Public Speaking for Business4
Critical Reasoning and Writing for Business (formerly Writing for Business)3
Honors Critical Reasoning and Writing for Business (formerly Honors Writing for Business)
Select one ECONOMICS course from the following (3 units):3
Business Economics3
Principles of Economics - Micro3
Honors Principles of Economics - Micro
Business Finance3
Select one LAW course from the following (3 units):3
(See counselor for determination of correct course)
Legal Environment of Business3
Honors Legal Environment of Business
Business Law I (formerly BUS 241AF)3
Select one MARKETING course from the following (3 units):3
Introduction to Marketing3
Digital Marketing (formerly New Media)3
International Marketing3
Select two LEADERSHIP courses from the following (6-7 units):6-7
Public Speaking for Business4
International Management3
Principles of Management3
Human Relations in Organizations (formerly Human Relations in Business)3
Principles of Supervision3
Human Resource Management3
Leadership and Business Ethics3
Total Units24-28

Outcome 1: Utilize a working vocabulary of business terminology.

Outcome 2: Classify, record, and summarize financial transactions in journals and ledgers, manually and/or with computerized accounting software.

Outcome 3: Identify basic computer concepts, terms and functions.

Outcome 4: Analyze a routine business request and respond with a written letter that illustrates good business writing skills.