Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: A1151)
Prepares students with the understanding of entrepreneurship and small business management which includes developing, planning, organizing, and operating. Provides students interested in self-employment and those working within small firms with the knowledge and skills to foster small business. Entrepreneurship training contributes to the student's financial independence, career success, and the world's economy.
Program Student Learning Outcome
- Summarize measures that can be taken by individuals and organizations to correct organizational problems.
The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”
Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.
For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.
|Required Core: 1|
|BUS 140||BUSINESS LAW/THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS||3|
|BUS 142||BUSINESS ETHICS---CORPORATE AND PERSONAL||1|
|BUS 211||COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY||3|
|BUS 212||BUSINESS COMMUNICATION||3|
|BUS 290||WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS I||2-4|
|Select one course:||1-4|
|BASIC BUSINESS BOOKKEEPING|
|PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I|
|Select three courses:||8-9|
|INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS|
|eSTRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING|
|PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT|
|PRINCIPLES OF OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT|
|HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS|
|PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS|
|LEADERSHIP AND SUPERVISION|
|HUMAN RESOURCES AND LABOR RELATIONS|
|Plus completion of ONE of the following Certificates of Achievement before or concurrent with other program requirements:||8-39|
If a course is used for a certificate, that same course may be used again for the purposes of the degree.
Some courses within this program may require additional coursework that must be completed prior to enrollment in these courses. Please consult the individual course listings for prerequisites and any other limitations on enrollment.
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.