The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment in the areas of specialization for these job titles:
Accounting: To be prepared immediately after graduation from this program to enter the accounting profession in a variety of positions.
Management: To prepare students for employment in mid-management positions in a variety of business environments as managers or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in management occupations.
Marketing: This program prepares students for employment in the field of marketing. This includes working as a marketing manager in small and medium-sized businesses, as a sales representative for a variety of businesses, working in the field of advertising and in management of retail establishments.
Area of Specialization
All students must complete the academic courses and general business courses. A student then will specialize by completing the specialization courses as noted.
** A grade of “C” or better must be attained for each core course and the courses meeting the general education requirements for this degree.
+ Students may elect to earn an SCF A.A.S. degree if they complete QMB 1001 in place of the A.S. degree program’s minimum mathematics requirement. Note: The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree currently is being reviewed at the state level with the probability that it will no longer be available effective Fall 2013.
Articulated credit from a technical institute/secondary school may be applicable. Contact the SCF director of career and technical education for more information.
A related certificate also is offered. See certificate listing.