NVCC 2000-2001 Catalog
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Public Management Specialization WO, ELI*  

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Purpose: This specialization provides knowledge and skills in public sector management and is designed to prepare students for initial employment or advancement in present employment. The occupational objectives include: administrative assistant, management trainee, supervisor, office manager, or manager in local, state, federal, or non-profit organizations.

Recommended Preparation: The student should possess a proficiency in high school English and a strong background in basic arithmetic operations.

*Graduation requirements are certified by the student's home campus.

First Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   ACC211Principles of Accounting I3
   BUS100Introduction to Business3
   ENG111College Composition I3
MTH120Introduction to Math3
PED116Lifetime Fitness & Wellness1
   PLS211U.S. Government I3
   ACC212Principles of Accounting II 3
   BUS200Principles of Management 3
   ENG112College Composition II 3
   PBS100Intro. to Public Administration 3
   PBS105Personnel Mgt. in the Public Sector 3
PLS212U.S. Government II or Elective 3

Total Credits/Semester1718

Second Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   BUS201Organizational Behavior3
   BUS202Applied Management Principles3
   BUS241Business Law I3
   ECO120Survey of Economics3
   SPD110Intro. to Speech Communication3
   BUS220Intro. to Business Statistics 3
   BUS226Micro. Appl. in Business or 
   AST236 Specialized Software Appl. or 
   IST117 Intro. to Micro. Software 3
   PBS116Public Budget & Finance 3
   PBS240Constitutional Law 3
PBSElective 3

Total Credits/Semester1516

Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Business Management with a Specialization in Public Management = 66.

To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.

1 Students may substitute a higher level math. Consult a faculty advisor for appropriate selection.

2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; of PED 116, 1 cr., plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.


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