Business Management diploma

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Program Information

  • Location: Downtown Milwaukee Campus, Mequon Campus, Oak Creek Campus, West Allis Campus
  • Pathway: Business & Management
  • Program Code: 31-102-3
  • Offering: Online, In-class
  • Degree Type: Technical Diploma
  • Start Dates: August/January

About the Business Management Diploma


Move forward toward your career goals with a strong foundation of business knowledge including management, business communications, office technologies, accounting and risk management, through this program.

Graduates possess skills to begin a career in many business settings. Self-employed business owners also will profit from this program.

You can earn the Business Management Trainee certificate on the way to completing this technical diploma and your credits can be applied toward completing the Business Management associate degree.

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Business Management

Attain a strong foundation in a range of areas including supervision, business communications, office technologies, human resources and marketing. Students have the opportunity to select courses with a career-ready emphasis or with a four-year college/university transfer emphasis; the career-ready courses may be taken in class or entirely online.

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Business Management Trainee

Get a strong start to enter the job market with knowledge of the key components of business, including the fundamentals of accounting, management and insurance concepts.

Detailed Program Information

2020-21 Curriculum

Semester Course Course Name Credits
(1) ACCTG-110 Financial Accounting ^
(or) ACCTG-111 Accounting 1
(1) BADM-106 MS Office for Business Applications ^ 3
(1) BADM-134 Business Organization and Management ^ 3
(1) ENG-195 Written Communication
(or) ENG-201 English 1
(2) BADM-110 Business Communications With Technology
(or) ENG-208 Technical Communications 
(or) ENG-202 English 2 
(2) BADM-120 Business Analysis 3
(2) BADM-145 Small Business Management
(or) LOGMGT-146 Operations Management
(2) BADM-192 Risk Management and Insurance ^ 3
(2) MATH-107 College Mathematics
(or) Any 200-level MATH course

( ) Semester order for full-time students.
‡ Prerequisite required.
^ Counts toward earning the Business Management Trainee certificate.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.

To see course descriptions, class times, locations or to register online:
Students already enrolled in an MATC program can visit Self Service Student Planning.
All others can access this information through INFOnline.

2020-2021 Program Card

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Important Dates

Deadlines and important dates can be found on:
Cost & Aid Deadlines

Also, you can find dates and deadlines on the MATC Calendar

Program Outcomes

  • 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

Career Outlook

Graduates locate employment in a wide cross-section of businesses, from large industrial companies to small service-oriented franchises. Gradates have flexible core knowledge and skills to gain employment throughout many industries and settings. Self-employed business owners also profit from the program.

Possible Careers

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Business & Management Academic & Career Pathway

Downtown Milwaukee Campus, Main Building, Room M312-314
Mequon Campus, Room A108-110
Oak Creek Campus, Room A121
West Allis Campus, Room 103

Last updated: 08/21/2020