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Programs of Study


Business Management (AAS)

Degree Type: AAS

Semester Credit Hours: 60

First Semester - 15 SCH

ACNT 1303 - Introduction to Accounting I
BCIS 1305 - Business Computer Applications
BUSG 1301 - Introduction to Business
MRKG 1311 - Principles of Marketing
ENGL 1301 - Composition I

Second Semester - 15 SCH

ACNT 1311 - Introduction to Computerized Accounting
BMGT 1327 - Principles of Management
MUSI 1306 - Music Appreciation
HRPO 2301 - Human Resources Management
MATH 1332 - Contemporary Mathematics

Third Semester - 15 SCH

ACCT 2301 - Principles of Financial Accounting
POFT 2312 - Business Correspondence & Communication
BUSI 2301 - Business Law
ECON 2301 - Principles of Macroeconomics
ITSW 1304 - Introduction to Spreadsheets

Fourth Semester - 15 SCH

ACCT 2302 - Principles of Managerial Accounting
ITSW 2334 - Advanced Spreadsheets
BUSG 2309 - Small Business Management / Entrepreneurship
ECON 2302 - Principles of Microeconomics
BMGT 1368 - Practicum - Business Administration & Management, General

Marketable Skills

  • Review financial statements, sales or activity reports to measure productivity or  identify program improvement.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of  production, pricing, sales, or distribution of products.
  • Direct administrative activities directly related to making products or providing services.
  • Prepare staff work schedules and assign specific duties
  • Monitor suppliers to ensure efficient and effective delivery of goods or services within budgetary limits.

Program Outcomes

  • Students will be able to apply business concepts, practices, and/or techniques to effectively manage an organization.
  • Students will be able to evaluate company production, profitability and cost using managerial accounting tools.  
  • Demonstrate proficiency using industry application software. 

Expected Salary

Texas wage data: workers on average earn $97,670; 10% of workers earn $39,260 or less; 10% of workers earn $208,000 or more.

Career Opportunities

Business operations manager; Account executive; Entrepreneur; Office manager; Sales representative; Human resources specialist; Bookkeeping, accounting and audit clerk; Management analyst; Marketing manager.

High School Endorsements

Business and Industry

Additional Educational Opportunities

Students may continue their education through a BAAS degree.