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Business Management, AAS

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Division / Department: Business Programs / Business Management
  • Degree Code: BUS.MGT.AAS
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This program introduces students to the interrelated nature of business management from economic, legal, ethical, managerial, financial, human resources, marketing, and technological perspectives. The program is designed for individuals with minimum management experience, those in managerial positions who desire to update and upgrade their skills, and those seeking to gain employment in existing companies.

Students in this program learn to strategically plan and organize business operations, lead personnel, and control processes in order to increase efficiency, effectiveness, and profitability utilizing the human, technology, strategic, and financial resources available to the firm.

Students learn to prioritize within a fast-paced, multifaceted work environment while working individually and as a part of team. Students in this program are also introduced to the fundamental legal requirements and processes necessary to execute enforceable and mutually protective business contracts.

This program offers students the opportunity to earn up to 6 college credit hours (the equivalence of two courses) through the completion of a semester-long internship that can be completed at the student's place of employment and under the guidance of their existing supervisor.

MCC does not offer placement for internships, therefore students must be working or volunteering at least 20 hours a week for an organization that will allow them to complete each internship.

Semester I

BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3 hours
MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3 hours
BUSI 1301 Business Principles 3 hours
ITSC 1315 Project Managment Software 3 hours
BUSI 1307 Personal Finance 3 hours
15 hours

Semester II

BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3 hours
HRPO 2301 Human Resources Management 3 hours
BUSI 2301 Business Law 3 hours
BMGT 2388 Internship I - Business Administration and Management, General 3 hours
POFT 1301 Business English or
ENGL 1301 Composition I or
ENGL 2311 Technical & Business Writing
3 hours
15 hours

Semester III

BMGT 2309 Leadership 3 hours
BMGT 1307 Team Building 3 hours
Language, Philosophy, & Culture elective or
Creative Arts elective
3 hours
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3 hours
BMGT 2389 Internship II-Business Administration and Management,General Internship II - Business Administration and Management, General 3
Student must meet guidelines for internship and have approval of the program director before enrolling in this course.
3 hours
15 hours

Semester IV

Math elective 3 hours
ECON 1301 Introduction To Economics or
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics or
ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics
3 hours
Elective 3 hours
Speech elective 3 hours
BUSG 2309 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship 3 hours
15 hours
Total hours:60 hours

Creative Arts

ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation 3 hours
ARTS 1303 Art History I (Prehistoric to the 14th Century) 3 hours
ARTS 1304 Art History II (14th Century to the Present) 3 hours
DRAM 1310 Theater Appreciation 3 hours
DRAM 2361 History of Theater I 3 hours
DRAM 2362 History of Theater II 3 hours
DRAM 2366 Film Appreciation 3 hours
HUMA 1315 Fine Arts Appreciation 3 hours
MUSI 1306 Music Appreciation 3 hours
MUSI 1307 Music Literature 3 hours
MUSI 1310 American Music 3 hours

Language, Philosophy, & Culture

ENGL 2321 British Literature 3 hours
ENGL 2322 British Literature I 3 hours
ENGL 2323 British Literature II 3 hours
ENGL 2326 American Literature 3 hours
ENGL 2327 American Literature I 3 hours
ENGL 2328 American Literature II 3 hours
ENGL 2331 World Literature 3 hours
ENGL 2332 World Literature I 3 hours
ENGL 2333 World Literature II 3 hours
ENGL 2341 Forms of Literature 3 hours
FREN 2311 Intermediate French I 3 hours
GERM 2311 Intermediate German I 3 hours
HUMA 1301 Introduction to Humanities I 3 hours
HUMA 1302 Introduction to Humanities II 3 hours
PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy 3 hours
PHIL 1304 Introduction to World Religions 3 hours
PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics 3 hours
SPAN 2311 Intermediate Spanish I 3 hours
SGNL 2301 Intermediate ASL I 3 hours


MATH 1314 College Algebra 3 hours
MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry 3 hours
MATH 1324 Mathematics for Business & Social Sciences 3 hours
MATH 1325 Calculus for Business & Social Sciences 3 hours
MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics (Quantitative Reasoning) 3 hours
MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods 3 hours
MATH 2412 Pre-Calculus Mathematics 4 hours
MATH 2413 Calculus I 4 hours
PHIL 2303 Introduction to Formal Logic 3 hours


COMM 1307 Introduction to Mass Communication 3 hours
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication 3 hours
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking 3 hours
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication 3 hours
SPCH 1321 Business & Professional Communication 3 hours