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Business Management Technology / Operations Management
The Business Management Technology, Business Operations program prepares students for occupations as first line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers. Many industries continue to seek for applicants with a college degree related to the business industry. As technology continues to automate office procedures, graduates of this program would supervise, monitor and manage processes, materials and/or surroundings to ensure that specific goals and plans are accomplished. Graduates would be skilled in project management, and the management of human resources. Courses in quality, facilities, and strategic management would provide graduates the knowledge and understanding of the interactive responsibilities such as planning, prioritizing, and the coordination of people and resources to accomplish specific goals. Employment positions for graduates from this program of study are First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers. Related occupations are Plant and System Operators, and Supervisors of Production Workers. (Occupational Outlook Handbook, accessed Dec. 5, 2012)

Admissions Requirements

Students must complete admissions requirements listed under "Admissions Information."
Associate of Applied Science Degree - 2013LecLabContCredit
Semester 1
BUSI1301  Business Principles30483
  Humanities/Fine Arts Elective30483
BCIS1305  Business Computer Applications30483
POFT1301  Business English30483
Total Hours12019212
Semester 2
SPCH1321  Business & Professional Communication30483
MATH1314  College Algebra † * 30483
ENGL1301  Composition I30483
ECON2301  Principles of Macroeconomics30483
Total Hours12019212
Semester 3
BUSI2301  Business Law30483
ACCT2301  Principles of Accounting I - Financial31643
BMGT1327  Principles of Management22643
ECON2302  Principles of Microeconomics30483
POFI1349  Spreadsheets24963
Total Hours13732015
Semester 4
HRPO2301  Human Resource Management24963
ACCT2302  Principles of Accounting II - Managerial31643
BMGT2331  Principles of Quality Management24963
BMGT1306  Facilities Management24963
Total Hours91335212
Semester 5
BMGT1331  Production and Operations Management22643
BMGT2341  Strategic Management24963
LMGT1325  Warehouse and Distribution Center Management24963
BMGT1309  Information and Project Management24963
Total Hours81435212
Grand Totals5434140863
* MATH 1314 or MATH 1332 or MATH 1325


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