Associate Degree in Management

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An associate degree is a two-year undergraduate degree. The credits accrued during these two years can sometimes be put towards other degrees, though there is significant employment opportunity for students seeking careers directly after receiving their associate degrees.

What is an Associate Degree in Management? This path of study is particularly designed to ready students for successful careers in the private sector. The curriculum can include courses that focus on human resources, accounting and finance, and communication. Some programs also include classes on business ethics and economics, and assignments often involve hands on experience putting theory into practice.

For most students, the primary benefit of an Associate Degree in Management stems from this experience gained through coursework. Upon graduation, students are well versed in a number of marketable skills, having gained crucial experience in the many duties involved with running a business.

The expense of this degree will be different for each program. Contact a school directly to ask about enrollment and registration fees.

An Associate Degree in Management makes many different career paths possible, with or without further education. The clearest application of this education is business administration – graduates can go on to seek management-track positions in any number of already existing companies. On the other hand, this path of study constitutes a strong foundation for entrepreneurial students seeking to start their own businesses. The wide range of classes included in the curriculum can prepare students to manage a new business in full, including all accounting, hiring, and promotional responsibilities.

If you are interested in pursuing a degree in management, consider choosing an online program. This arrangement will allow for flexibility in your schedule, in addition to granting you access to many schools around the world. Out of all the colleges and universities offering an Associate Degree in Management, you can select the one that best meets your goals. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bacheor in Early Childhood Education (1st two years)

San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley
Campus Full time January 2017 USA San Mateo

The ECE/CD program is designed to meet the lower division education needs of individuals planning a career or currently working with children birth to approximately 8 years of age, in early care and education settings outside of a formal elementary grade school setting. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. The ECE/CD program is designed to meet the lower division education needs of individuals planning a career or currently working with children birth to approximately 8 years of age, in early care and education settings outside of a formal elementary grade school setting. A degree in Early Childhood Education is an excellent start on a path to a fulfilling career. While many students in the program plan to be preschool teachers and early childhood specialists, other students plan to work in the field of early education while they continue their education in preparation for careers in the fields of elementary and special education, child psychology, counseling, criminal justice, family support, and a variety of other child focused vocations. OUR PHILOSOPHY: The child, from birth through school age, is the primary focus of courses and activities, children’s typical and atypical growth, developmentally appropriate practices, cultural diversity, family support and professional development within the ECE field are major components of the program. Current research and practical applications are combined in order to assist students in planning their most effective role with children. Program Type Total Units Early Childhood Education: Child Development AS 60 Units Early Childhood Education/Child Development: CSU AS-T 60 Units Early Childhood Education/Child Development: UC AS-T 60 Units Early Childhood Education: Child Development CERT 24 Units Please note that the majority/all of the programs are available at all of our three Colleges. [-]

Academy Professional (AP) degree in Public Service Management

International Business College Mitrovica (IBCM)
Campus Full time Part time October 2017 Kosovo Mitrovica

The IBCM Public Service Management (PSM) bachelors programme gives students the ability to meet the challenges of modern public sector management and reform. [+]

Academy Professional (AP) degree in Public Service Management Bachelor in Public Service Management IBCM The IBCM Public Service Management (PSM) bachelors programme gives students the ability to meet the challenges of modern public sector management and reform. It covers a range of social, democratic and economic concepts such as human rights, innovation, development, and European integration. We aim to equip our students with a problem solving mindset and a clear set of values to help them to meet the challenges facing public officials and modern citizens today. International and accredited degrees The programme is taught in English and is based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). The courses are internationally recognized and transferable. All IBCM Students receive a double degree. This means that they get a diploma from IBCM and a diploma from our partner institution, Lillebaelt Academy for Professional Higher Education in Denmark. The Public Administration Department offers two qualifications: Bachelor degree in Public Service Management: 3.5 years/7 semesters (210 ECTS) Academy Professional (AP) degree in Public Administration: 2 years/4 semesters (120 ECTS) Real work experience All students complete a 5-6 month long, full time internship in the 6th semester of studies. This experience gives students a chance to practically implement their knowledge and gain thorough and meaningful understanding of the real world of work, and you will have the chance to focus on an issue that is interesting to you. Rich and varied study programme As a PSM student, you will gain knowledge and skills in a wide range of areas related to modern public administration and management. In your first and second semester, the units studied include: Effective Communication, European Union Studies, Poverty Reduction and Development, Human Development and Policy Development. In your third and fourth semesters you will gain knowledge and skills in subjects such as: Human Rights and Administration, Applied Innovation, Project Management, Intercultural Communication, and Individual Socialization and Learning. In your fifth semester, you will study subjects such as Professional Organization and Citizens, and Legal Systems, before starting your mandatory 5-6 month internship in the sixth semester. To conclude your studies, in the seventh semester you will complete your bachelor thesis project. Diverse and exciting career prospects Career prospects include a huge range of occupations in the government, international and non-profit sectors. our graduates go on to be public administrators, policy advisors, market research analysts, public agency directors, city managers, and local government officials, and more! Field trips As part of your study programme, you will get the opportunity participate in field trips which complement and enhance your studies in the classroom. The costs of these trips are usually covered by IBCM. Study exchange opportunities IBCM is able to offer a limited number of international study exchange opportunities each year. These are made possible through our partnership with Erasmus+, who financially support these exchanges. What are you waiting for? Apply now to turn your passion for social change in to a career! [-]

Academy Professional (AP) degree in Environmental and Agricultural Management

International Business College Mitrovica (IBCM)
Campus Full time Part time October 2017 Kosovo Mitrovica

The IBCM Environmental and Agricultural Management (EAM) programme provides students with an interdisciplinary experience in the management of critical environmental issues such as agricultural production, biodiversity, natural resources and renewable energy. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. Academy Professional (AP) degree in Environmental and Agricultural Management The IBCM Environmental and Agricultural Management (EAM) programme provides students with an interdisciplinary experience in the management of critical environmental issues such as agricultural production, biodiversity, natural resources and renewable energy. As an EAM student, you will gain real-world insights into modern environmental and agro-business practices and trends, providing you with the skills you need for a successful career. International and accredited degrees The programme is taught in English and is based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). The courses are internationally recognized and transferable. IBCM offers two qualifications: Bachelor degree: 3.5 years (equivalent to 210 ECTS) Academy Professional (AP) degree: 2 years (equivalent to 120 ECTS). All IBCM students receive a double degree. This means that you will get a diploma from IBCM and a diploma from our partner institution, Lillebaelt Academy for Professional Higher Education in Denmark. Graduates from the IBCM EAM programme can also gain an additional degree accredited by our partner the Union Nikola Tesla University in Belgrade, with the official title of “Analyst for Environmental Protection”. By writing four additional exams students can receive a Union diploma in the Protection of Environment and Ecology (worth 180 ECTS). Real work experience You will complete two three-month, full-time internships during your fourth and seventh semester of study, ensuring that you have the real-world skills to succeed in your career. Rich and varied study programme The EAM department offers a holistic and multi-disciplinary course, covering management as well as key environmental and agricultural areas. In the first and second semester, the units studied include: Effective Communication, European Studies, Fundamentals of Agriculture and Environment and Ecosystem. In the third semester (before the first internship in fourth semester) you will cover subjects such as: nature planning, conservation / restoration, habitat management, green technology, renewable energy and waste management, food production and business planning. In the fifth and sixth semesters, you will gain knowledge and skills in a range of areas, including: biochemistry, food production, sustainability, sustainable agriculture, project management, and strategy and business development. And to conclude your studies, in the seventh semester you will complete your second and final internship and bachelor thesis. Diverse and exciting career prospects There are many exciting career prospects for students with a Bachelor in EAM from IBCM. Possibilities for future employment include: environmental assessment practitioner, environmental manager, agricultural economist and consultant, food safety consultant, farm manager, and many others. Field trips As part of your study programme, you will get the opportunity participate in field trips which complement and enhance your studies in the classroom. The costs of these trips are usually covered by IBCM. Study exchange opportunities IBCM is able to offer a limited number of international study exchange opportunities each year. These are made possible through our partnership with Erasmus+, who financially support these exchanges. What are you waiting for? Apply now to turn your passion for the environment into a career! [-]

Associate in Hospitality Management

Olympic College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Bremerton

The secret to success in the hospitality industry is SERVICE or more precisely EXCELLENT SERVICE... and the secret to providing excellent service is the training provided to the waitstaff by the supervisor. This course will provide the potential supervisor with the knowledge and skills required to insure EXCELLENT SERVICE [+]

Associate in Hospitality Management Please check out our e-brochure! Olympic College is a two-year public college in Washington State that offers more than 70 different degrees and certificates in academic transfer and professional-technical programs. The campus in Bremerton is located on a 33-acre site framed by views of the Olympic Mountains, Mt. Rainier, saltwater inlets, and the Cascade Mountains. The secret to success in the hospitality industry is SERVICE or more precisely EXCELLENT SERVICE... and the secret to providing excellent service is the training provided to the waitstaff by the supervisor. This course will provide the potential supervisor with the knowledge and skills required to insure EXCELLENT SERVICE Example Courses: Intro to Hospitality Industry* Intro to Hospitality is a comprehensive tour of the fascinating and challenging fields of the hospitality industry: travel and tourism, lodging, food service, meetings, conventions and expositions, leisure and recreation. *Prerequisite: Instructor signature. Elements of Hospitality Management This course offers an overview of the characteristics and attributes of leaders and compares different leadership styles. The functions of management are detailed and the distinction between leadership and management is made. *Prerequisite: Instructor signature, students must have a valid Kitsap County Food Handler’s permit to provide to instructor, taken and passed HMGMT 102 with at least a 2.0 grade. Beverage Management This course covers the fundamental areas of beverage operations: the planning of the bar, bar staffing, legal factors to consider, drink costing, purchasing, receiving and storage, and beverage production methods. Human Relations in Organizations The study of interactions between people in organizational settings. The course focuses on developing skills to communicate effectively with other people as an individual, group, and a team member including verbal, non-verbal language, and listening skills. Why Choose Olympic College? Personal attention and small classes Affordable tuition and homestay Residential hall available on campus Conveniently located close to Seattle TOEFL not required Intensive English Program Free conversation partners International Student Club On-campus employment 4-and 6-week summer sessions of Intensive English Guaranteed university transfer admission to designated 4-year universities Small international student population provides opportunities to speak English Opportunities to get involved in campus life and make lifelong friends Tuition & Typical Costs: Non-resident Tuition/Fees $4,053 Books/Supplies $1,095 Other $3,355 Room/board $9,828 TOTAL $18,231 [-]

Associate's Degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management

Golf Academy of America
Online & Campus Combined Full time 16 months September 2017 USA Dallas Myrtle Beach Orlando Phoenix San Diego + 4 more

While earning their associate's degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management, students can also specialize in one or more areas of golf, increasing their marketability as professionals in the golf industry. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. In as few as 16 months, you can turn your passion for golf into a golf career. Our faculty and staff consist of some of the most qualified PGA of America Professionals in the business. This expert faculty is combined with a proven curriculum that focuses on business management, game improvement, modern teaching methods, and sound human relations skills. While earning their associate's degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management, students can also specialize in one or more areas of golf, increasing their marketability as professionals in the golf industry. The first semester of coursework at Golf Academy of America can be taken online. The remainder of the program is completed in the USA. This allows students four months to make the transition to the states Golf Academy of America is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. Two academic years (14 months) is the standard length of the program. Students can complete their first semesters entirely online. Golf Academy of America offers an associate's degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management. Associate of Applied Business (at our California, Arizona and South Carolina golf schools) Occupational Associate's Degree (at our Florida and Texas golf schools) Read about awards & honors, the curriculum and more. [-]

Associate Degree - Horticulture: Landscape Management, Design, & Construction

Parkland College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Champaign

The Landscape Design, Construction, and Management degree prepares students for various careers in the landscape industry. Students will learn the latest standards and techniques in the design of landscape projects for residential and commercial applications and practical methods of constructing and maintaining those projects. Our graduates are employed in landscape companies, turf and garden centers, park districts, and sports facilities, many other horticulture/landscape-related businesses. [+]

The Landscape Design, Construction, and Management degree prepares students for various careers in the landscape industry. Students will learn the latest standards and techniques in the design of landscape projects for residential and commercial applications and practical methods of constructing and maintaining those projects. Our graduates are employed in landscape companies, turf and garden centers, park districts, and sports facilities, many other horticulture/landscape-related businesses. Horticulture Courses: HRT 114 Introduction to Turfgrass Management HRT 116 Introduction to Landscape Design HRT 118 Horticulture Equipment Operation HRT 119 Landscape Construction and Maintenance HRT 211 Pest Management and Pruning Principles HRT 253 Herbaceous Plants HRT 254 Woody Ornamentals HRT 255 Landscape Graphic Design HRT 256 Landscape Planting Design HRT 257 Horticulture Business Management HRT 270 Greenhouse Crop Production Offering more than 100 Associates Degree and Certificate programs, Parkland College is well known for its small class sizes, state-of-the-art facilities, inclusive learning environment, and personable faculty. Parkland boasts the largest international student body of any 2-year college in the state of Illinois, with more than 300 students representing more than 40 countries. The Associate Degree offers an ideal and inexpensive doorway for international students wanting to enter the American education system. Having worked to perfect their English language skills through the English as a Second Language (ESL) program or earned two years-worth of transferable credits, many of Parkland’s international students then transfer on to 4-year universities (2+2) transfer around the United States, where they continue their educations, earning Baccalaureate and graduate degrees. Parkland College faculty are well accustomed to the challenges faced by international students are experienced in dealing with them. Parkland strives to enhance global awareness and multiculturalism through education and faculty welcome the perspective brought by international students in their classes. Why Choose Parkland College: Small class sizes and a personalized education Intensive English as a Second Language (ESL) program for non-English speakers Complete two years and transfer credits to a 4-year university In the same city as the University of Illinois, a top research university Around ½ the yearly cost of 4-year universities Diverse international student population, more than 300 international students Faculty focus on global awareness and multiculturalism Stand out! [-]

Associate’s Degree In Management

Southern Technical College
Campus Full time 88 weeks September 2017 USA Fort Myers Port Charlotte Tampa + 2 more

You’re a natural leader. You have a knack for directing others and want a career that can take you places. At Southern Technical College, our Management Associate degree program can help you get started in the field of business management. This business management degree program is designed to introduce you to the many facets of owning, operating and marketing a business enterprise. You can learn about human resource management... [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. Associate’s Degree In Management You’re a natural leader. You have a knack for directing others and want a career that can take you places. At Southern Technical College, our Management Associate degree program can help you get started in the field of business management. This business management degree program is designed to introduce you to the many facets of owning, operating and marketing a business enterprise. You can learn about human resource management, accounting and a variety of other topics to prepare you to pursue entry-level positions in general management, sales and promotions, marketing, human resources, and retail operations. Become a leader in the business management field with the Management Associate degree program at Southern Technical College. How long will it take me to complete this program? The program is designed to take 88 weeks to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2013-2014, 55% finished in 88 weeks. What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate? The job placement rate for students who completed this program is 88%. [-]

Associate Degree in Retail Management

Butte College
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Chico

The Business Management program is designed to provide students with a well- rounded education in business operations, management techniques, human relations, basic marketing principles, accounting, business law, economics and business computer applications. [+]

Associate Degree in Business Management: Retail Management Business Management Program Patrick Christensen, Chair (530) 895-2598 Department Office: BE 116 (530) 895-2371 Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378 About the Program The Business Management program is designed to provide students with a well- rounded education in business operations, management techniques, human relations, basic marketing principles, accounting, business law, economics and business computer applications. Program specialties include: Management, Retail Management, and Small Business/Entrepreneurship. To be successful, students need basic competence in reading, written and oral communication, and mathematics. Also, students in this field should possess an interest in working with others, developing business strategies, and responding to today's competitive business environment and changing technology. High school students are encouraged to take courses in business, mathematics, communication, and computer applications. Foreign language and social science courses would be helpful. Career Opportunities This program is designed to teach students to solve problems, develop management strategies, make oral presentations, and write reports such as business plans and case analyses. Management skills are useful in many job settings: retail, wholesale, manufacturing, social services, government, and education. These skills are also important for people who wish to improve their performance in existing jobs or develop their own businesses. Students completing the Certificate of Achievement in Business Management will increase their practical skills relating to devising plans, organizing tasks, leading others, and controlling operations. Students may pursue their interests in management, in general, or choose to focus on managing in retail and/or small business settings. AS Degree in Retail Management (60 Units Minimum) Student Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to: Identify business terms and concepts, and effectively communicate using the language of business. Make effective business decisions using a systematic, evaluative, information-based approach. Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly changing environment. Required courses for the major: 39 - 40 Units Introduction to Business Introduction to Business Technology Business Communication Public Speaking Management and Human Relations Introduction to Economics Principles of Microeconomics Legal Environment of Business Principles of Marketing Introduction to Accounting Financial Accounting Retail Management Sales in Today's World Advertising and Copywriting Organization Management Human Resource Management [-]

Associate Degree in Office Administration

Butte College
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Chico

According to the Department of Labor, the role of today's office professional has greatly evolved as organizations have restructured to meet the demands of a changing economy and ever-expanding technologies. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. Associate Degree in Office Administration Office Administration Program www.butte.edu/departments/careertech/bcis/ Sandy Sloan, Advisor (530) 895-2385 Department Office: BE 116 (530) 895-2371 Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378 About the Program According to the Department of Labor, the role of today's office professional has greatly evolved as organizations have restructured to meet the demands of a changing economy and ever-expanding technologies. The BCIS department is committed to offering career and technical education programs that provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful in today's workplace. Students seeking a certificate or AS Degree in Office Administration will take a variety of core courses that will prepare them for the demands of the 21st Century workplace. These courses include office administration, business English, business math, business communications, accounting, records management, and a variety of office technologies. Today's typical office administrator oversees the day-to-day operations in an office, including managing and supporting employees; creating, editing, and updating simple-to-complex documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and databases; planning and scheduling meetings and appointments; managing projects; organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files; conducting research; disseminating information using the telephone, mail services, websites, and e-mails; assisting with budgets; and monitoring the usage of office equipment and supplies. In addition to the Office Administration major, the Business Computer Information Systems (BCIS) Department offers three other majors: Computer Applications, Legal Office Administration and Medical Office Administration. Students are encouraged to examine each of the majors and speak with both an academic counselor and a designated department advisor to determine which major fits their needs. Career Opportunities Office Administrator, Administrative Associate, Office Assistant, Receptionist, Administrative Secretary, Executive Secretary, Information Clerk, Front Office Coordinator. AS Degree in Office Administration (60 Units Minimum) Student Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to: Apply effective listening, oral, written, interpersonal, and technological communication skills when encountering typical workplace interactions and dilemmas. Solve mathematical problems; analyze and interpret data; and apply sound-decision-making skills. Identify and describe current technologies used in today's businesses and apply these technologies to solve business problems, improve organizational productivity, and achieve the goals of business. Identify and describe accepted accounting principles and complete the steps in an accounting cycle in order to prepare financial statements. Identify, explain, and demonstrate appropriate practices & methods used for handling office administration tasks. Required courses for the major: 38 - 39 Units Keyboarding Speed/Accuracy Development Introduction to Business Technology Business Presentation Software Introduction to Microsoft Outlook Business Writing Skills Electronic Calculator (Ten-Key) Skills for the Working Professional Records Management Business Communication Bookkeeping Introduction to Accounting Microsoft Word for Windows Microsoft Excel for Windows Office Administration Desktop Publishing Adobe Acrobat Professional Introduction to Business Work Experience-BCIS [-]

Associate Degree in Medical Office Administration

Butte College
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Chico

The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that the Medical Office Administration occupational field is projected to grow about 7 to 18 percent (the nation's average) between 2010 and 2020. All major industries require individuals who can perform a variety of office administration tasks in order for the organization to run effectively and efficiently. [+]

Associate Degree in Medical Office Administration Medical Office Administration Program www.butte.edu/departments/careertech/bcis/ Dorene Thompson, Chair (530) 895-2971 Department Office: BE 116 (530) 895-2371 Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378 About the Program The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that the Medical Office Administration occupational field is projected to grow about 7 to 18 percent (the nation's average) between 2010 and 2020. All major industries require individuals who can perform a variety of office administration tasks in order for the organization to run effectively and efficiently. The BCIS Department is committed to offering career and technical education programs that provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful in today's workplace. Students seeking a Certificate in Medical Office Administration, Certificate of Achievement in Medical Office Administration, or an Associate of Science Degree in Medical Office Administration will take a variety of core courses that will prepare them for the increasing demands of the 21st Century workplace. In addition to Medical Office Administration, the Business Computer Information Systems (BCIS) Department offers three other majors: Computer Applications, Legal Office Administration and Office Administration. Every student is encouraged to examine each of the majors and to speak with an academic counselor and a designated department advisor before making a final decision. Career Opportunities The medical office administration occupation job titles vary and can include: medical coders and billers, medical secretaries, medical transcriptionist, health information technicians, and medical receptionists. AS Degree in Medical Office Administration (60 Units Minimum) Student Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to: Apply knowledge of medical terminology to perform outpatient/physician diagnostic coding, and determine outpatient/procedural coding based on the abstraction of medical records. Analyze and interpret medical information and apply sound decision-making skills pertaining to the appropriate ICD and CPT codes needed to maximize compensation for services rendered. Apply effective listening, verbal, written, interpersonal, and technological communication skills which prepare them for the outpatient medical workplace. Describe the outpatient medical workplace environment and function in that environment as a knowledgeable, skilled, and professional team member. Required courses for the major: 38 - 39 Units Medical Terminology Medical Front Office Procedures Introduction to Business Technology Business Writing Skills Electronic Calculator (Ten-Key) Skills for the Working Professional Keyboarding Speed/Accuracy Development Introduction to Medical Coding Introduction to Medical Billing Records Management Managing Electronic Health Records Business Communication Introduction to Human Biology Human Anatomy Bookkeeping Work Experience-BCIS [-]

Associate Degree of Business Management/Entrepreneurship

College of Southern Idaho
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Twin Falls

The Business Management/Entrepreneurship Curriculum is a technical program resulting in an Associate of Applied Science. The program provides students with the skills necessary to own and operate their own business or to assume entry level retail managerial positions. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. Associate Degree of Business Management/Entrepreneurship The Business Management/Entrepreneurship Curriculum is a technical program resulting in an Associate of Applied Science. The program provides students with the skills necessary to own and operate their own business or to assume entry level retail managerial positions. [-]

Associate Degree in Business Administration

Butte College
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Chico

Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to: discuss the context in which businesses operate and the impacts of environmental factors (including competitors and economic markets) on businesses; use appropriate business terminology to describe the functional areas of business enterprises. Assess business scenarios using a systematic, evaluative, quantitative, ethical and information-based approach; etc. [+]

Associate Degree in Business Administration Business Administration Program Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378 Transfer Counseling Center: (530) 895-2264 Transfer information: www.assist.org Department Office: BE 116 (530) 895-2371 Patrick Christensen, Chair (530) 895-2598 About the Program The transfer major listed here partially reflects requirements for CSU, Chico. Students planning to transfer should contact a counselor for more information on program and transfer requirements. Students interested in specializing in Management, Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, and Accounting should complete these courses at Butte College. Specialization courses will be taken after transfer. To obtain an Associate's degree, students must complete both the major requirements and the graduation requirements. AS Degree in Business Administration (60 Units Minimum) Student Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to: Discuss the context in which businesses operate and the impacts of environmental factors (including competitors and economic markets) on businesses. Use appropriate business terminology to describe the functional areas of business enterprises. Assess business scenarios using a systematic, evaluative, quantitative, ethical and information-based approach. Evaluate the economic, social and competitive impacts of business decisions. Prepare, analyze, interpret and discuss an entity's basic financial statements as a basis for business decisions. Demonstrate analytical, teamwork, oral and written communication skills and ethical and professional conduct. Required courses for the major: 23 - 24 Units Financial Accounting Managerial Accounting Introduction to Business Principles of Macroeconomics Principles of Microeconomics Mathematics for Business Decisions (Finite Mathematics) Introduction to Statistics [-]

Associate Degree of Business

Australian School of Management
Campus Full time 2 years February 2017 Australia Melbourne Perth + 1 more

The Associate Degree of Business delivers exciting units on business, leadership and management, with an emphasis on digital - after all, in a world built on technology you need to understand the effect it can have on your role in any organisation. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. Overview The Associate Degree of Business delivers exciting units on business, leadership and management, with an emphasis on digital - after all, in a world built on technology you need to understand the effect it can have on your role in any organisation. After graduation, the opportunities are endless. Human resources, business development, marketing or projects - no matter where your interests lie, enrolling with us is the first step to pursuing your career passion. So what are you looking for from your studies? If the answer is a modern curriculum, passionate educators with relevant experience in the industry and a network of dedicated peers, then ASM is the place for you. Course Structure Duration: 2 years Units: 16 units 8 core units (72 Credit Points) 5 major units (45 Credit Points) 3 elective units (27 Credit Points) Course Requirements: 144 credit points Delivery Modes: Campus: Perth (Domestic and international students) Melbourne (Domestic and international students) Online: Study anywhere, anytime online (Domestic students and offshore international students only) Degree Units First Year Units MGT106 Contemporary Communications for Organisations (Core) MGT102 Management Principles (Core) MKT101 Marketing Principles and Practices (Core) MGT107 Digital Literacy and Social Media (Core) ACC101 Introductory Accounting (Core) ITT101 Management Information Systems (Core) MGT104 Organisational Behaviour (Major) MGT105 Leadership and Motivation (Major) Second Year Units MGT202 Human Resources Management MKT201 International Marketing (Major) ACC201 Management Accounting in the Digital Economy (Major) 200 Elective Unit (Elective) LAW201 Social, Legal and Ethical Issues for Business (Core) MGT207 Digital Analytics (Major) 200 Elective Unit (Elective) 200 / 300 Elective Unit (Elective) Elective Units LAW202 Business Law LAW204 Taxation Law and Practice MGT201 Services Management MGT203 Information Gathering and Analytics MGT204 Entrepreneurship MKT203 Consumer Behaviour MGT304 Innovation Adoption and Implementation MGT306 Self-Directed Project MKT302 Digital Marketing Graduate Testimonial “I had a fantastic internship experience, which helped me apply a range of theories in the workplace. I've had a fantastic experience through ASM – it will continue to help me throughout my life and future business opportunities.” Jagrutiben Hasmukhbhai Patel Bachelor of Business Admission Requirements The Australian School of Management (ASM) upholds the principle that all applicants seeking to enrol are treated fairly and equitably. To ensure this, ASM has open, fair, clear and transparent student selection and admissions procedures. Applicants will be selected through the merit based admission requirements detailed below. Applicants for ASM degrees are required to meet at least one of the following entry requirements: Successful completion of Year 12 (with ATAR) or equivalent; or Satisfactory completion of an approved Tertiary Preparation Program, Tertiary Orientation Program, or a Foundation Year Program offered by an accredited institution of higher education (“satisfactory completion” means with at least a “Pass” grade if a graded assessment pathway has been undertaken or “Competency Achieved” if a VET pathway has been undertaken); or Satisfactory completion of one year of accredited full-time study at an institute of tertiary education (“satisfactory completion” means with at least a “Pass” grade if a graded assessment pathway has been undertaken or “Competency Achieved” if a VET pathway has been undertaken); or Having reached the age of 21 (Mature Age Entry) and possessing an employment background deemed suitable by the Admissions Manager / Dean such as to give the applicant reasonable prospects for completing the degree (“suitable employment background” means 3 or more years of supervisory or management experience in Business or Hotel Management); or Having reached a standard of education deemed suitable by the Admissions Manager / Dean as to be the equivalent of completion of Year 12 (with ATAR). In addition, all students must be 18 years of age or over at the time that they commence the degree for which they have applied. English Requirements International students whose first language is not English must demonstrate competency in the English language. English proficiency can be demonstrated by providing proof of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall test result of 6.0 (with no band less than 5.5) or equivalent. Other acceptable evidence of English proficiency includes: Completion of secondary education undergraduate degree via the medium of English; or Successful completion of Year 12 secondary schooling in Australia (minimum of 1 school year to be completed in Australia within the last 2 years); or Successful completion of an Australian qualification recognised as at least AQF Certificate IV (minimum period of study of 1 school year within the last 2 years); or Successful completion of a Tertiary Studies Foundation Program (minimum period of study of 1 school year); or International students who do not meet the specified English proficiency requirements can undertake an ELICOS (English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students program prior to undertaking the course at ASM; or Pearson Test of English Academic (Pearson); or Cambridge English (Advanced) from Cambridge ESOL (Cambridge). Applicants who do not meet the above requirements may enrol in the Full-time General English course at the Australian English Language Centre. This course meets the requirements for a student visa. [-]

Associate Degree in Management

SCPSU Business School
Campus Full time 2 years February 2017 Switzerland Lausanne

The Associate Degree in Business Management is a 240 credit size qualification (UK), equivalent in size to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. [+]

The Associate Degree in Business Management is a 240 credit size qualification (UK), equivalent in size to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. This program is designed to fulfil the associate membership requirements of the Institute of Management Specialists (UK) and to provide students a pathway to directly enter the Third Year of a Bachelors program at a number of UK universities. This Programme can be studied as both a standalone program, or as an extension to the Level 4  Diploma in Management. Year 1 (OFQUAL Level 4)
 Business Environment  
Resource Management 
 Communication Skills  
People in Organisations 
 Applying Promotional Techniques  
Corporate Social Responsibility 
 Finance for Management 
 Customer Relationship Management
 
 Year 2 (OFQUAL Level 5) 
Managing Communication 
Business Organisations in a Global Context
 People Management
 Finance for Managers 
Research Project
 Marketing Principles and Practice
 Planning a New Business Venture
 Business Law 
 Due to the flexibility of the program it is ideal for students who wish to complete a UK Bachelors degree, but study in their home country for the first two years, or experience living in another country (Switzerland). COST 
 USD $4,000 for both Level 4 and 5 (or $2,500 if studied as a standalone Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management, 1 Years Study.) Dual Award
 Students successfully completing this programme will be awarded a SCPSU Business School Associate Degree in Business Management. Students successfully completing this programme will also be awarded both an ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management and  ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management. Students wishing to continue their studies can then enrol directly into the  SCPSU - Business School Bachelor of Business Administration
 Students who wish to, can apply to continue their studies at a number of UK universities. As these qualifications are OFQUAL approved, UK universities will generally accept the credits awarded to students. [-]

Business Management Associate Degree Program

Baltimore City Community College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Baltimore

Baltimore City Community College’s Business Management Program is career oriented. This program prepares students who are first time managers and others for entry level-level trainee position in business, industry, government and non-profit organizations. [+]

Best Course Studies in Management 2017. Program Description Baltimore City Community College’s Business Management Program is career oriented. This program prepares students who are first time managers and others for entry level-level trainee position in business, industry, government and non-profit organizations. Students are required to participate in learning activities that will provide them with the ability to demonstrate their skills in critical thinking, problem solving, visioning, team building and interpersonal relationships. These activities will promote the students self-confidence and the desire to continue their learning activities for future success. Students and the communities that they serve will benefit and prosper from their knowledge, hard work, integrity and desire to be the best. Entrepreneurship is also a career option for students completing this program. Upon completion there is also the choice to transfer to a four year college/university. The Business Administration Program is a member of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Business Management Objectives: Assist students in developing critical thinking and problem solving skills. Facilitate students in building self-esteem and confidence through proven motivational techniques. Enhance students’ communication skills through writing and verbal presentation skills. Help students gain enthusiasm for learning that will help them to be successful in any endeavor. Focus on delivering information that will prepare students to excel in their chosen field of study and overcome life’s everyday problems. Identify at-risk students early and assign them to an academic advisement counselor when Necessary Integrate computer applications in one or two of the business management course requirements. Aggressively recruit new students from high schools, businesses and the community. Explore the need for short-term certificate programs. Expand courses offered on the weekends Job Description Managers Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers Business Operations Specialists First-Line Supervisors/Managers General and Operations Managers Administrative Services Managers Advertising Promotions and Marketing Managers Compensation and Benefits Managers Financial Manager Food Service Managers Human Resources Managers Career Options and Occupation Outlook Employment is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Tasks such as managing facilities and being prepared for emergencies will remain important in a wide range of industries. Students in Business Management gain knowledge of opportunities to become entrepreneurs. The need for business managers covers all industries. Skills Needed Business managers must be able to plan, direct, and coordinate, excellent communication skills, and critical thinking skills, problem-solving skills, basic math skills, computer skills, excellent listening skills. Application Process To apply to BCCC, follow these steps: 1.Submit a completed admissions application with a $10 application fee. 2.Submit a completed Maryland Residency Verification form. 3.Submit appropriate academic credentials to the Admissions Office: a. Official high school transcript(showing evidence of graduation); b. GED diploma (with a copy of your scores); c. Official college transcript (if transferring from another college) 4.Take the ACCUPLACER placement test. 5.Participate in New Student Orientation session, either online or in-person. Note: Applicants under the age of 16 must meet with the Director of Admissions for special admissions requirements. [-]