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2018-2019 College Catalog

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General Studies–Business, Leadership, Technology Emphasis - A.A. Degree (Transfer)

Application Code 322

For curriculum information, contact the Business and Computer Systems Division—Room DH-239—443-518-1520.

This general studies program is intended for students who are interested in exploring business, leadership, and technology disciplines within the flexibility of a general education curriculum. This transfer degree allows students to focus on related and relevant areas of business, leadership, and technology education instead of a general liberal arts perspective. Students who wish to pursue international business programs should seek advising about including two semesters of a World Language to ensure successful transfer. Students are advised to check the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer.

Suggested Semester 1

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENGL 121College Composition

3

BMGT 100Introduction to Business and Organization

3

ECON 101Principles of Economics (Macro)

3

Gen Ed Core Arts & Humanities Core Group A

3

Gen Ed Core Science Core Course

3

Suggested Semester 2

Course NumberTitleCredits
BMGT 151Business Law I

3

MATH 138Statistics

4

Gen Ed Core Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Group A

3

Elective Electives*

6

Suggested Semester 4

Course NumberTitleCredits
BMGT 203Business Ethics

3

Gen Ed Core Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Group B

3

Elective Electives*

9

*Electives – Select from the following:

Course NumberTitleCredits
ACCT 112Principles of Accounting II

3

BMGT 134Coaching As a Tool for Effective Leadership

3

SPCH 142Business Development and Sales for Emerging Leaders

3

BMGT 145Principles of Management

3

BMGT 150International Business Issues Seminar

1

SPCH 175Business Communications

3

CMSY 110Software Applications for Micros

3

CMSY 156Introduction to Python

3

CMSY 168Developing for the Web

3

CMSY 172Introduction to Programming with JavaScript

3

ECON 102Principles of Economics (Micro)

3

HUMN 115Entrepreneurship and Creativity

3

ENTR 225Social Entrepreneurship

3

ENTR 226Entrepreneurial Leadership

2

Total Credit Hours: 60

The Arts & Humanities Core requirement may alternatively be fulfilled by completing a World Language Sequence plus one of the following courses: SPCH 151, THET 102, THET 103, THET 202, THET 241, or WMST 193. Students who choose to complete a World Language Sequence are not required to complete General Education Core Electives.

A graduate should be able to

1. Analyze various business situations from global perspectives.

2. Demonstrate the use of appropriate analytical tools and technology to support business practice.

3. Identify, understand, evaluate, and apply ethical reasoning to business decisions.

4. Apply economic principles to business decisions.