BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (MD13)

The Business Management program is designed to prepare students for entry into management and supervisory occupations in a variety of businesses and industries. Learning opportunities will introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement in management. Graduates of the program receive a Business Management degree with a specialization in General Management, Small Business Management, Logistics Management, Service Sector Management, Operations Management, Property Management, or Human Resource Management.

Associate Degree
Program Length 63 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School Diploma or GED required; Minimum Age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Warner Robins and Macon Campuses

Business Management Curriculum
   

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses
18
Area I - Language Arts/Communication  
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
     
Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences  
XXXX xxxx Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective
3
     
Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics  
MATH 1100 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning
3
  OR  
MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling
3
  OR  
MATH 1111 College Algebra
3
     
Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts  
XXXX xxxx Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
3
     
Program-Specific Requirement  
XXXX xxxx General Education Core Electives (Areas I - IV)
6
     
Occupational Courses
33
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
  Choose one (1) of the following two Accounting courses:
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I
4
  OR  
MGMT 1135 Managerial Accounting and Finance
3
  Choose one (1) of the following two courses:
MGMT 1110 Employment Law
3
  OR  
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance
3
MGMT 1100 Principles of Management
3
MGMT 1105 Organizational Behavior
3
MGMT 1120 Introduction to Business
3
MGMT 1115 Leadership
3
MGMT 1125 Business Ethics
3
MGMT 2115 Human Resource Management
3
MGMT 2125 Performance Management
3
MGMT 2215 Team Project
3
     
  CHOOSE ONE SPECIALIZATION:  
General Management Specialization
12
MGMT xxxx Select Two (2) Business Management Guided Electives
6
  Choose two (2) of the following Guided Electives:
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 1110 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 2120 Business Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 2135 Introduction to Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
ACCT 2145 Personal Finance 3
ACCT 2150 Principles of Auditing 3
BAFN 1100 Introduction to Banking and Finance 3
BAFN 1110 Money and Banking 3
BAFN 1115 Personal Financial Planning 3
BAFN 2200 Finance 3
BAFN 2205 Real Estate Finance 3
BAFN 2210 Contemporary Bank Management 3
BAFN 2215 Investments 3
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Keyboarding (required elective) 3
BUSN 1230 Legal Terminology 3
BUSN 1300 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 1310 Introduction to Business Culture 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
BUSN 2200 Office Accounting 4
BUSN 2230 Office Management 3
HRTM 1100 Introduction to Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management 3
MKTG 1100 Principles of Marketing 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance 3
MKTG 1370 Consumer Behavior 3
MKTG 2060 Marketing Channels 3
MKTG 2090 Marketing Research 3
MKTG 2210 Entrepreneurship 6
MKTG 2290 Marketing Internship/Practicum 3
     
Human Resource Management Specialization
12
MGMT 2120 Labor Management Relations
3
MGMT 2130 Employee Training and Development
3
  Choose one (1) of the following two courses:
MGMT 2205 Service Sector Management
3
  OR  
MGMT 2210 Project Management
(3)
  Choose one (1) of the following Guided Electives:
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 1110 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 2120 Business Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 2135 Introduction to Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
ACCT 2145 Personal Finance 3
ACCT 2150 Principles of Auditing 3
BAFN 1100 Introduction to Banking and Finance 3
BAFN 1110 Money and Banking 3
BAFN 1115 Personal Financial Planning 3
BAFN 2200 Finance 3
BAFN 2205 Real Estate Finance 3
BAFN 2210 Contemporary Bank Management 3
BAFN 2215 Investments 3
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Keyboarding (required elective) 3
BUSN 1230 Legal Terminology 3
BUSN 1300 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 1310 Introduction to Business Culture 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
BUSN 2200 Office Accounting 4
BUSN 2230 Office Management 3
HRTM 1100 Introduction to Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management 3
MKTG 1100 Principles of Marketing 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance 3
MKTG 1370 Consumer Behavior 3
MKTG 2060 Marketing Channels 3
MKTG 2090 Marketing Research 3
MKTG 2210 Entrepreneurship 6
MKTG 2290 Marketing Internship/Practicum 3
     
Logistics Specialization
12
LOGI 1000 Business Logistics
3
LOGI 1010 Purchasing
3
LOGI 1020 Materials Management
3
LOGI 1030 Product Lifecycle Management
3
     
Operations Management Specialization
12
MGMT 2130 Employee Training and Development
3
MGMT 2200 Production/Operations Management
3
MGMT 2210 Project Management
3
  Choose one (1) of the following Guided Electives:
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 1110 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 2120 Business Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 2135 Introduction to Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
ACCT 2145 Personal Finance 3
ACCT 2150 Principles of Auditing 3
BAFN 1100 Introduction to Banking and Finance 3
BAFN 1110 Money and Banking 3
BAFN 1115 Personal Financial Planning 3
BAFN 2200 Finance 3
BAFN 2205 Real Estate Finance 3
BAFN 2210 Contemporary Bank Management 3
BAFN 2215 Investments 3
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Keyboarding (required elective) 3
BUSN 1230 Legal Terminology 3
BUSN 1300 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 1310 Introduction to Business Culture 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
BUSN 2200 Office Accounting 4
BUSN 2230 Office Management 3
HRTM 1100 Introduction to Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management 3
MKTG 1100 Principles of Marketing 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance 3
MKTG 1370 Consumer Behavior 3
MKTG 2060 Marketing Channels 3
MKTG 2090 Marketing Research 3
MKTG 2210 Entrepreneurship 6
MKTG 2290 Marketing Internship/Practicum 3
     
Property Management Specialization
12
AIPM 1101 Apartment Industry Foundations
3
AIPM 1115 Apartment Industry Internship
3
MGMT 2120 Labor Management Relations
3
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance
3
     
Service Sector Management Specialization
12
MGMT 2130 Employee Training and Development
3
MGMT 2140 Retail Management
3
MGMT 2205 Service Sector Management
3
  Choose one (1) of the following Guided Electives:
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 1110 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 2120 Business Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 2135 Introduction to Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
ACCT 2145 Personal Finance 3
ACCT 2150 Principles of Auditing 3
BAFN 1100 Introduction to Banking and Finance 3
BAFN 1110 Money and Banking 3
BAFN 1115 Personal Financial Planning 3
BAFN 2200 Finance 3
BAFN 2205 Real Estate Finance 3
BAFN 2210 Contemporary Bank Management 3
BAFN 2215 Investments 3
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Keyboarding (required elective) 3
BUSN 1230 Legal Terminology 3
BUSN 1300 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 1310 Introduction to Business Culture 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
BUSN 2200 Office Accounting 4
BUSN 2230 Office Management 3
HRTM 1100 Introduction to Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management 3
MKTG 1100 Principles of Marketing 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance 3
MKTG 1370 Consumer Behavior 3
MKTG 2060 Marketing Channels 3
MKTG 2090 Marketing Research 3
MKTG 2210 Entrepreneurship 6
MKTG 2290 Marketing Internship/Practicum 3
     
Small Business Management Specialization
12
MGMT 2140 Retail Management
3
MGMT 2145 Business Plan Development
3
MGMT 2150 Small Business Management
3
  Choose one (1) of the following Guided Electives:
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 1110 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 2120 Business Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 2135 Introduction to Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
ACCT 2145 Personal Finance 3
ACCT 2150 Principles of Auditing 3
BAFN 1100 Introduction to Banking and Finance 3
BAFN 1110 Money and Banking 3
BAFN 1115 Personal Financial Planning 3
BAFN 2200 Finance 3
BAFN 2205 Real Estate Finance 3
BAFN 2210 Contemporary Bank Management 3
BAFN 2215 Investments 3
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Keyboarding (required elective) 3
BUSN 1230 Legal Terminology 3
BUSN 1300 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 1310 Introduction to Business Culture 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
BUSN 2200 Office Accounting 4
BUSN 2230 Office Management 3
HRTM 1100 Introduction to Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management 3
MKTG 1100 Principles of Marketing 3
MKTG 1130 Business Regulations and Compliance 3
MKTG 1370 Consumer Behavior 3
MKTG 2060 Marketing Channels 3
MKTG 2090 Marketing Research 3
MKTG 2210 Entrepreneurship 6
MKTG 2290 Marketing Internship/Practicum 3
     
 
Total Hours
63