Small Business Major
Associate Degree Course Sequence
SSC101 Student Success Seminar
BUS121 Business Administration
ITD122 Computer Applications for Professionals
BUS124 Business Analysis with Algebra
ENG124 College Composition
MTH106 Math for Technology
MGT121 Principles of Management
MKT121 Principles of Marketing
ACC127 Quantitative Business Statistics
COM121 Effective Speaking or ENG230 Business Communication
ACC132 Financial Accounting
ACC133 Managerial Accounting
ACC130 Business Law & Ethics
MGT224 Human Resource Management
MGT223 Business Decision Making
Arts and Humanities Elective
MGT222 Small Business Management
MKT226 Supply Chain Management
TOTAL CREDITS 70
Small business is an American tradition. The small business management major prepares our students for self-employment and careers in small business. The major is designed for those planning to own or operate new small businesses as well as those wanting to improve operations in existing small businesses. The goal is to provide high-quality, practical business education through a curriculum designed to provide a broad choice of career paths in the small business arena.
The program includes instruction and training in evaluating small business ideas and opportunities, developing business skills, and understanding the resources necessary to go into business. The program is designed to provide potential small-business owners and managers with the knowledge to operate a successful business. Most of the courses relate to managing a small business including; management, marketing, supervision, accounting, supply chain, human resource management and economics.
Graduates from this program will be able to design and write a well developed business plan. These skills are in addition to previously mentioned outcomes for the students in business management technology.