Business Management:
General Management, Human Resource Management,
Logistics and Operations Management

Associate of Applied Science Degree
MD13

Program Description
The business management degree prepares students currently in management and students anticipating career changes into management for advanced positions in a variety of business and industries. The business management program includes management and accounting courses and college-level general education courses. Graduates of the program receive a degree in business management with a concentration in general management, human resource management, Logistics, or operations management. (Program Length: 4 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities
Management positions in business and industry


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS
Essential General Education Core Courses  
15
Area I – Language Arts/Communication (Successful completion of ENGL 1101 is required)
Composition and Rhetoric

ENGL 1101

3

Literature and Composition

ENGL 1102

3

Public Speaking

SPCH 1101

3

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences (Choose ONE of the following)
Introduction to Sociology

SOCI 1101

3

World History I

HIST 1111

3

World History II

HIST 1112

3

U. S. History I

HIST 2111

3

U. S. History II

HIST 2112

3

American Government

POLS 1101

3

Introductory Psychology

PSYC 1101

3

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics
(Successful completion of MATH 1111 or MATH 1100 or MATH 1101 is required)
College Algebra

MATH 1111

3

Quantitative Skills and Reasoning

MATH 1100

3

Math Modeling

MATH 1101

3

Physical Science I

PHSC 1111

3

Conceptual Physics & Lab

PHYS 1110/L

3/1

Introductory Physics I & Lab

PHYS 1111/L

3/1

Biology I & Lab

BIOL 1111/L

3/1

Chemistry I & Lab

CHEM 1211/L

3/1

Chemistry II & Lab

CHEM 1212/L

3/1

College Trigonometry

MATH 1112

3

Precalculus

MATH 1113

3

Introduction to Statistics

MATH 1127

3

Calculus I

MATH 1131

3

Calculus II

MATH 1132

3

Area IV – Humanities/Fine Arts (Choose ONE of the following)            
Art Appreciation

ARTS 1101

3

American Literature

ENGL 2130

3

Introduction to Humanities

HUMN1101

3

Music Appreciation

MUSC 1101

3

General Education Elective: To meet the minimum required 15 semester credit hours in general education courses, an additional 3 semester credit hours must be taken from Area I, Area II, Area III, or Area IV. Students can view the complete list of classes on pages 90-91. If you choose a course from Area II, exclude Economics.
Essential Technical Courses  
36
First Year Experience

FYES 1000

2

Financial Accounting I

ACCT 1100

4

Employment Rules & Regulations

MGMT 1110

3

Principles of Management

MGMT 1100

3

Organizational Behavior

MGMT 1105

3

Introduction to Business

MGMT 1120

3

Leadership

MGMT 1115

3

Business Ethics

MGMT 1125

3

Human Resource Management

MGMT 2115

3

Performance Management

MGMT 2125

3

Team Project

MGMT 2215

3

Principles of Economics OR

ECON 1101

3

Principles of Macroeconomics OR

ECON 2105

(3)

Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 2106

(3)

(Completion of ONE of the following concentrations is required for graduation.)
General Management

81G3

12

Quality Management Principles

MGMT 2155

3

Labor Management Relations

MGMT 2120

3

Production Operations Management

MGMT 2200

3

Elective(s)

XXXX xxxx

3

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, MGMT 1100, MGMT 2125, MGMT 2130 and MGMT 1115
Human Resource Management

82H3

12

Labor Management Relations

MGMT 2120

3

Employee Training and Development

MGMT 2130

3

Project Management

MGMT 2210

3

Elective(s)

XXXX xxxx

3

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, MGMT 1100, MGMT 2125, MGMT 2130 and MGMT 1115
Logistics

86L3

12

Business Logistics

LOGI 1000

3

Purchasing

LOGI 1010

3

Materials Management

LOGI 1020

3

Product Lifecycle Management

LOGI 1030

3

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, MGMT 1100, MGMT 1115, LOGI 1000, and LOGI 1010
Operations Management

83P3

12

Employee Training and Development

MGMT 2130

3

Production Operations Management

MGMT 2200

3

Project Management

MGMT 2210

3

Elective(s)

XXXX xxxx

3

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, MGMT 1100, MGMT 2125, MGMT 2130 and MGMT 1115
  Total Hours
63

Elective(s): any MGMT, MKTG courses and/or ACCT 1105, ACCT1115, ACCT 1130, CIST 1001, or BUSN1240 course.