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Business Management
Associate in Applied Science Degree
School of Business
All campuses
Also offered entirely online
Program Code: 10-102-3

 

For Information:
Downtown Milwaukee Campus, 414-297-MATC
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200
Oak Creek Campus, 414-571-4500
West Allis Campus, 414-456-5500

 

Overview — Graduates of the Business Management associate degree program are prepared to successfully meet the challenges and opportunities encountered in today's dynamic business environment. Students develop a competence in the business functions of planning, organizing, directing and controlling. The program covers all basic essentials including management, business law, office technologies, accounting, risk management and small business management.

If you are interested in pursuing a bachelor's degree at the time of admission, select the Transfer Emphasis, which features 200-level Liberal Arts and Sciences classes required for transfer to four-year colleges and universities.


Courses may be taken on campus or entirely online; on-campus testing and meetings may be required. 

 

Career Outlook — Graduates of the Business Management program locate employment in a wide cross-section of businesses, from large industrial companies to small service-oriented franchises, as well as in self-employment.


Added Career Value — Earn the Business Management diploma on your way to completing this associate degree. See the Business Management diploma page.


Program Learning Outcomes — Employers will expect program graduates to:

  • Plan the operations of a business across functional areas
  • Organize resources to achieve the goals of the organization
  • Direct individuals and/or processes to meet organizational goals
  • Control business processes

Preparation for Admission — The following are required for admission to the program:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Demonstration of proficiency in basic skills through a course placement assessment


Possible Careers:
Entrepreneur
Manager
Supervisor

Related Programs:
Banking and Financial Services
Business Management Diploma
Entrepreneurship

Start Dates: August/January

This program will transfer to one or more four-year institutions.


Curriculum effective 2014-15.

TECHNICAL STUDIES


( ) = Semester Order for Full-Time Students


(1)


BADM-134

Business Organization and Management ^

3

(1)


COMPSW-106

Introduction to MS Office ^

3

(1)


BADM-165

The Legal Environment of Business ^

3

(2)


BADM-192

Risk Management and Insurance ^

3

(3)


BADM-104

Business Statistics ‡

3

(4)


BADM-126

Business Finance ‡ ^

3

(4)


BADM-155

Management Principles ‡ 

3



CHOOSE ONE EMPHASIS:

 


    Career Emphasis (10-102-3.A)
  The Career Emphasis is also available in an online format.

 

 
(1)   ACCTG-110 Financial Accounting ^
(or) ACCTG-111 Accounting 1

3

 
(2)   MKTG-102 Marketing Principles  
3

 

(2)   RBUS-180 Business Career Planning

1

 
(2)   RBUS-102 Mathematics of Business

3

 

(3)
 
BADM-110

Business Communications with Technology
(or) ENG-208 Technical Communications
(or) ENG-202 English 2

3
         
(3)

HRMGT-193

Human Resource Management

3


(4)

BADM-145

Small Business Management ‡ ^

3


         


4-Yr. College Transfer Emphasis

(10-102-3.B)


(1)   ACCTG-111 Accounting 1

4

 
(2)   ECON-202 Macroeconomics

3

 
(3)   ACCTG-113 Accounting 2

4

 
(3)   ENG-208 Technical Communication

3

 
(3)   SPEECH-201 Elements of Speech

3

 
(4)   ACCTG-125 Cost Accounting

3

 

GENERAL STUDIES




ECON-195

Economics
(or) Any 200-series ECON course*

3



ENG-151


Communication Skills 1 ‡ ^

3


and ENG-152

Communication Skills 2 ‡

3



(or) ENG-201 and any 200-series ENG or SPEECH course*





MATH-107


College Mathematics ‡ ^


3


 

(or) Any 200-series MATH course*





NATSCI-149


Applied Geographic Info Systems ‡


3


 

(or) Any 200-series NATSCI course*





PSYCH-199


Psychology of Human Relations


3


 

(or) Any 200-series PSYCH course*





SOCSCI-197


Contemporary American Society


3



(or) Any 200-series SOCSCI or HIST course*







Electives: Six Credits Needed*                                                                                                                       

6


TOTAL CREDITS: 67


 * Students seeking transfer to a four-year college should take 200-level courses.
 ^ Course counts toward the related Business Management diploma program.

‡ Prerequisite required.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

NOTE: Students who have not been accepted, or have not decided on a program, may begin with GENERAL STUDIES courses, if course prerequisites have been met.

For course descriptions, class times, locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

 

Page update August 2014.