PROGRAMS OF STUDY


     
         
     

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
International Business Specialization AL, AN, LO

Purpose: This specialization provides knowledge and skills in international business and is designed to prepare students for initial full-time employment or advancement in present employment. The occupational objectives include administrative assistant, branch manager, supervisor, or office manager in an international firm. Careers exist in import-export management for small business and as an international marketing specialist.

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

First Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   ACC

211

Prin. of Accounting I

3

 

   BUS

100

Intro. to Business

3

 

   ENG

111

College Composition I

3

 

MTH

151

Mathematics for the Liberal Arts I

3

 

PED

116

Lifetime Fitness & Wellness

1

 

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Social Science Elective

3

 

   STD

 

Elective

1

 

 

   ACC

212

Prin. of Accounting II

 

3

 

   BUS

125

Applied Business Math

 

3

 

   BUS

200

Principles of Management

 

3

 

   BUS

226

Microcomputer Business Applications or

 

 

 

   

AST

236 Specialized Software Appl. or

 

 

 

   

ITE

115 Basic Computer Literacy

 

3

 

   ENG

112

College Composition II

 

3

 

   MKT

201

Intro. to Marketing

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

17

18

Second Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   BUS

202

Applied Management Principles

3

 

   BUS

280

Intro. to International Business

3

 

   ECO

120

Survey of Economics

3

 

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Foreign Language

3

 

5-4 SPD

 

Elective

3

 

 

   BUS

220

Intro. to Business Statistics

 

3

 

   BUS

241

Business Law I

 

3

 

   FIN

215

Financial Management

 

3

 

   FIN

248

International Finance

 

3

 

   MKT

275

International Marketing

 

3

 

PED

/RPK

 

 

1

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

15

16

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

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.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

3 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology).

5-4 The SPD elective may be selected from the following: SPD 100, 110, 115, 126, and 229.

 

       
 
       

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