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Business Management: Associate in Applied Science: 60 Semester Hours

Program Implementation: Full-time Day; Part-Time Evening
(Contact advisor for recommended course sequencing.)

The Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Management provides students with a basic knowledge of the business organization and procedures. The program is designed for persons who are seeking full-time employment in an entry level management position. This program applies business and management concepts and provides hands-on technological applications for accounting, economics, business law, management and marketing.

(Eastern also offers a College Certificate Program in Business Management that requires 30 credit hours of coursework or equivalent, as well as shorter Skill Set course sequences that offer 9 - 12 credit hours for those interested in acquiring or strengthening select business skills for the workplace or job market.)

Upon successful completion of the Business Management A.A.S. Degree Program, the graduate will be able to demonstrate:

  • a basic knowledge of business organization and procedures
  • a basic knowledge of business tools including computers and other communications equipment
  • a broad understanding of the global economy and its impact on business management
  • understanding of basic accounting principles and practices
  • understanding of basic management functions demonstrate understanding of basic business legal and ethical principles
  • knowledge in general education
  • effective skills in communication, problem-solving, and decision making

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Associate in Applied Science Degree: 60 Semester Hours [<--click here for Degree course sequence with electives] 

The Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Management provides students with a basic knowledge of the business organization and procedures. The program is designed for persons who are seeking full-time employment in an entry level management position. This program applies business and management concepts and provides hands-on technological applications for accounting, economics, business law, management and marketing.
Upon successful completion of the Business Management Program, the graduate will be able to:
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of business organization and procedures
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of business tools including computers and other communications equipment
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of the global economy and its impact on business management
  • Demonstrate understanding of basic accounting principles and practices.
  • Demonstrate understanding of basic management functions
  • Demonstrate understanding of basic business legal and ethical principles
  • Demonstrate knowledge in general education
  • Demonstrate effective skills in communication, problem-solving, and decision making

 

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Certificate Program: 30 credit hours

Upon successful completion of the  College Certificate Business Management Program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of business organization and procedures
  • Demonstrate effective skills in business communication
  • Demonstrate knowledge in college level math and business tools, including computer applications

Certificate Program (30 Credit Hours) [<--click here for Certificate course sequence with electives and technical core]

Program Implementation: Full-time day; part-time evening (Contact advisor for recommended course sequencing)
 

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