This program generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization with an emphasis on people as the most important asset of a business. This program will prepare individuals seeking management positions to be better candidates for promotion, and those already in management positions to improve their management skills and effectiveness. This includes instruction in management practice and theory, human resources management and behavior, interpersonal communications in a business setting, marketing management, and business decision making. 

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Use technology to analyze business decisions and to enhance business communications.
  • Apply basic business and accounting calculations and analyses. Have an understanding of legal practices relating to business.
  • Apply sound management practices. 

In addition to outcomes for the Businesses Administration certificate, on successful completion of the Management concentration, students should be able to:

  • Apply sound management practices.
  • Analyze and apply appropriate managerial practices in one or more areas of ethics, human resources, quality management, operations, motivation, etc. 

Total unit requirements for this concentration - 30 units:

  • Major Core Requirements: 18 units
  • Concentration Requirements: 3 units
  • Concentration Electives: 9 units
Major Core Required Courses (18 units) Units
ACC-1A Principles of Accounting  3
BUS-10/10H Introduction to Business/Honors 3
BUS-18A Business Law I  3
BUS-20 Business Mathematics  3
BUS-22 Management Communications  3
BUS-24 Business Communication  3
CIS-1A Introduction to Computer Information Systems 3
CIS/CAT-3 Computer Applications for Business  3
Required for this concentration (3 units) Units
MAG-44 Principles of Management 3
Concentration Electives - Select another 9 units Units
BUS/MAG-47 Applied Business and Management Ethics  3
BUS-48 Global Management  3
MAG-53 Human Relations  3
MAG-56 HRM: Human Resources Management  3
MAG-60 Introduction to Hospitality Management 3
MAG-200 Management Work Experience 1-2-3-4

NOTE: Students must complete all Business Administration Major Core Requirements and must complete Major Concentration Requirements (total of 30 units) in order to receive the certificate in the concentration area of their choice.

Associate of Science Degree
The Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration with a Major Concentration will be awarded upon completion of the degree requirements, including general education and other graduation requirements as described in the college catalog.