NVCC 1997-1998 Catalog
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Associate in Applied Science Degree AL, AN, LO, MA, WO

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Purpose: The curriculum is designed for persons who seek employment in business management or for those presently in management who are seeking promotion. The occupational objectives include: administrative assistant, management trainee, department head, branch manager, office manager, manager of small business, supervisor.

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

First Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   ACC211Prin. of Accounting I3
   BUS100Intro. to Business3
   ENG111College Composition I3
MTH120Introduction to Math.3
PED116Lifetime Fitness & Wellness1
___Social Science Elective3
   ACC212Prin. of Accounting II 3
BUS125Applied Business Mathematics 3
   BUS200Prin. of Management 3
___Business Elective 3
   ENG112College Composition II 3
   MKT100Principles of Marketing 3

Total Credits/Semester1718

Second Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   BUS201Organizational Behavior3
   BUS202Applied Management Principles3
   BUS241Business Law I3
ECO120Survey of Economics3
   SPD110Intro. to Speech Communication3
   BUS205Human Resource Management 3
   BUS220Introduction to Business Statistics 3
   BUS226Micro. Appl. in Business or 
   IST 117 Intro. to Micro. Software 3
BUS242Business Law II 3
   FIN215Financial Management 3

Total Credits/Semester1516

Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Business Management = 66.

Check course description in this catalog for requirements regarding placement test and/or prerequisite.

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 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

3 Social science courses may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). Students considering transfer, may substitute ECO 201 or 202 after consulting a faculty advisor.

4 Students considering transfer should consult a faculty advisor.

5 Business electives may be selected from accounting, acquisitions, administrative support technology, business, economics, finance, information systems technology, marketing, or real estate. Students considering transfer should consult a faculty advisor for appropriate choices.

6 Students considering transfer may take ECO 201 or ECO 202 after consulting a faculty advisor.

7 A business elective may be substituted for BUS 242 Business Law II. Students considering transfer should consult a faculty advisor for an appropriate alternative.

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