Associate of Arts in
Associate of Arts in Retail Management
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Arizona City, USA
4 - 10 semesters
Full time, Part time
Earliest start date
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Retail Management degree is designed to prepare individuals working in the retail management, food industry, and related fields for the future's mid-level management position challenges. The curriculum encompasses business essentials and also emphasizes the skill sets needed for effective management and communication in the work environment. Instruction will provide the background and knowledge necessary for students to develop the judgment skills as business managers. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Retail Management is also available.
This pathway map will help you gain the expertise needed to:
Demonstrate skills in leading, negotiating, and working in harmony with others in a business setting.
Apply fundamental concepts to perform basic computing skills and technology operations.
Demonstrate communication principles and critical thinking through written and oral formats.
Evaluate various leadership styles and management techniques and explain their use in contemporary business settings.
Apply marketing principles to the development of a marketing strategy.
Evaluate current trends in human resource management, and human resource needs to develop a human resource plan.
Interpret and analyze financial information and financial performance measures to make business decisions.
Evaluate merchandising, financial planning, and strategy in the industry to make business decisions.
Create and present a strategic plan for a business, including financial strategy and financial performance measures.
Successful completion of this degree may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries.