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2016-17 Catalog

Business Management & Support, AAS


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Learning Outcomes


  • Effectively manage and supervise people and projects in the office workplace.
  • Utilize office technology and critical thinking skills to address and support business needs such as using current spreadsheet technology to design a budget report.
  • Implement basic office procedures in accordance with current industry standards.
  • Write effective correspondence using proper business industry format such as multipage reports that include financial analysis and graphics.
  • Represent the organization with professional written and oral communication skills.
  • Function effectively in a work environment, while understanding and respecting the diverse needs of others.
  • Apply sound business and technical knowledge to new situations and problems.
  • Analyze and record business transactions and determine the impact on the accounting equation after the transaction has been recorded.
  • Summarize the recorded accounting transactions to general ledgers, trial balances and work sheets, financial statements, regulatory agency reports, or management reports.

Requirements


Prerequisites


  • Minimum COMPASS reading score of 61 or equivalent ASSET or minimum COMPASS ESL score of 210.
  • Prerequisite classes or knowledge of the Internet.
  • Some classes may have entry requirements not listed here.
  • BSTEC 105 Introduction to Computers/Windows: 3 credits
  • BSTEC 118 10-Key Mastery:  2 credits
  • BSTEC 120 Introduction to MS Office: 5 Credits

Important Notes


  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Students must achieve a cumulative 2.0 GPA and a minimum 2.0 GPA in each core course to attain AAS degree.
  • AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
  • Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.
  • Some classes are offered in self-paced lab setting.

Specific Requirements


Total Related Instruction Credits: 15


Total Program Credits: 91


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