Entrepreneurship Associate in Science Degree

PROGRAM CODE: 2S08388

The Entrepreneurship Associate in Science Degree is designed to prepare students with key consideration for starting and managing a business. Students will be guided step by step through solid business planning. Upon program completion, students will have a business plan and the skills necessary to seek funding to start or expand a business. This degree requires 34-37 units.

Required Courses (9 units):
BUS 100 FIntroduction to Business3
BUS 180 FSmall Business Management3
MKT 100 FIntroduction to Marketing3
Choose one course from the following (3-5 units):3-5
Accounting for Small Business3
Financial Accounting Principle3
Financial Accounting5
Choose one course from the following (3 units):3
Business Communications3
Critical Reasoning and Writing for Business (formerly Writing for Business)3
Choose one course from the following (3 units):3
Principles of E-Business3
The Entrepreneurial Mindset (formerly Business Plan Development)3
Mobile Applications (APPs) for Business (formerly Doing Business Online)3
Choose one course from the following (3 units):3
Business Economics3
Business Finance3
Principles of Economics-Micro3
Choose one course from the following (3 units): 13
Legal Environment of Business3
Business Law I (formerly BUS 241AF)3
Choose one course from the following (3-4 units):3-4
Public Speaking for Business4
Principles of Management3
Human Relations in Organizations (formerly Human Relations in Business)3
Principles of Supervision3
Human Resource Management3
Leadership and Business Ethics3
Choose one course from the following (3 units):3
International Marketing3
New Media Marketing3
Small Business Promotions3
Choose courses from the following (4 units):4
Creativity Matters!3
Funding Special Projects and New Ventures1
Introduction to Personal Computers4
Introduction to Information Systems4
Total Units34-37

Outcome 1: Create a basic business plan for a small business.

Outcome 2: Utilize a working vocabulary of business terminology.

Outcome 3: Analyze a routine business request and respond with a written letter that illustrates good business writing skills.