Southern Union State Community College

Business Management & Supervision

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION OPTIONS


MST Business Management and Supervision
  Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)

The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree is designed for students who wish to prepare for a career and at the same time enjoy the rewards of college general education. These programs require 64 credit hours.

The AAS program is designed for the professional development of individuals who desire to upgrade their knowledge and skills of business and prepare themselves for supervisory middle management positions. The certificate programs are designed for the professional development of individuals who desire to upgrade their knowledge and skills of management. Students should contact an academic advisor regarding the transferability of specific courses to a four-year institution.

First Term   CR
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3
ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra or higher level math  or
MTH 246 Math of Finance 3
Hum Elective Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
Semester Total   15
Second Term   CR
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics 3
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUS 285 Principles of Marketing 3
SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communications  or
SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Semester Total 15
Third Term   CR
BUS 215 Business Communications 3
BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3
CIS 117 Database Management Software Applications 3
BUS 276 Human Resource Management 3
Semester Total 15
Fourth Term   CR
BUS 271 Business Statistics I 3
BUS 263 Legal & Social Environment of Business 3
BUS 279 Small Business Management 3
CIS 113 Spreadsheet Software Applications 3
OAD 233 Trends in Technology 3
Sci Elective Natural Science Elective*  4
Semester Total 19
     
  AAS Degree Credit Hour Total 64

Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.

*HUM Electives: ART 100; MUS 101; THR 120; IDS 102; ENG 271, 272, 251, 252; SPA 101, 102; GRN 101, 102; REL 151, 152; HUM 101

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MST Business Management and Supervision
  Certificate

The Certificate prepares students for employment in specific occupational fields. A student who completes the requirements of a specific program of 30 to 60 semester credit hours as outlined in the current Student Handbook and Catalog is awarded a Certificate. 

First Term   CR
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3
ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra or higher level math  or
MTH 246  Math of Finance 3
Semester Total 12
Second Term   CR
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Semester Total 12
Third Term   CR
BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUS 276 Human Resource Management 3
BUS 285 Principles of Marketing 3
SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communications  or
SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Semester Total 12
Fourth Term   CR
BUS 215 Business Communications 3
BUS 263 Legal & Social Environment of Business 3
BUS 279 Small Business Management 3
BUS 271 Business Statistics I 3
Semester Total 12
     
  Credit Hour Total 48

Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.
           

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MST Business Management and Supervision - Entrepreneur
 Certificate

First Term   CR
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3
Semester Total 15
Second Term   CR
BUS 271 Business Statistics I 3
BUS 276 Human Resource Management 3
ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
BUS 215 Business Communication 3
Semester Total 12
Third Term   CR
BUS 279 Small Business Management 3
BUS 285 Principles of Marketing 3
ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics 3
BUS 263 Legal & Social Environment of Business 3
MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra or higher level or  
MTH 246 Math of Finance 3
Semester Total 15
     
  Credit Hour Total 42

Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.

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MST Business Management and Supervision
  Short Certificate

The Short Certificate requires no more than 18 semester hours and may be completed in one year provided prerequisites are met. Depending on the program, general education courses may not be required. 

First Term   CR
BUS 100 Business Communications 3
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
Total Semester 9
Second Term   CR
BUS 215 Business Communication 3
BUS 276 Human Resources Management 3
BUS 279 Small Business Management 3
Semester Total 9
     
  Credit Hour Total 18

* Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.
            
 

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