What skills do students learn in this program?
The Business Management associate degree program prepares students for entry into management positions in a variety of businesses and industries. Learning opportunities will introduce, develop and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention and advancement in management. The Business Management program focuses on developing and enhancing communication skills, decision-making skills and soft skills that are pertinent to successful careers in management.
Graduates of the program receive a Business Management degree with a specialization in General Management, Small Business Management, Service Sector Management, Operations Management, or Human Resource Management.
What types of students thrive in the program and in this career field? Those who:
- enjoy working with people
- possess good communication skills
- employ strong analytical and problem-solving skills
What types of jobs are available to graduates of this program? Where can they work?
Businesses in all industries require competent managers. Business Management program graduates will be equipped to gain employment in the following areas:
- Relationship Banker
- Customer Service Manager
- Assistant Store Manager
- Store Manager
- Executive Assistant
- Sales Support Specialist