Southern Union State Community College

Business Management & Supervision


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 may vary in length from 60 to 76 semester 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  
CIS 130* Introduction to Information Systems 3  
ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics 3  
ENG 101 English Composition 1 3  
MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra 3  
Second Term   CR  
BUS 146 Personal Finance 3  
CIS 146 Mocrocomputer Applications 3  
ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics 3  
MTH 246 Mathematics of Finance 3  
SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communicatons or 3  
SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3  
Third Term   CR  
BUS 215 Business Communications 3  
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I 3  
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3  
CIS 117 Database Management Software Applications 3  
* Humanities Elective 3  
Fourth Term   CR  
BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II 3  
BUS 271 Business Statistics I 3  
BUS 276 Human Resource Management 3  
BUS 285 Principles of Marketing 3  
  BUS/CIS/OAD Elective 3  
Fifth Term   CR  
BUS 248 Managerial Accounting 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 Office Technology 3  
  Credit Hour Total 75  

* Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.
            - CIS 130 may be changed.



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 Catalog is awarded a Certificate. 

First Term   CR  
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3  
CIS 130* Introduction to Information Systems 3  
ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics 3  
ENG 101 English Composition I 3  
MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra 3  
Second Term   CR  
BUS 146 Personal Finance 3  
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I 3  
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3  
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3  
ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics 3  
Third Term   CR  
BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II 3  
BUS 271 Business Statistics  3  
BUS 276 Human Resource Management 3  
BUS 285 Principles of Marketing 3  
SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Comminications or 3  
SPH 107 Fundamentals of Puclic Speaking 3  
Fourth Term   CR  
BUS 215 Business Communications 3  
BUS 248 Managerial Accounting 3  
BUS 263 Legal & Social Environment of Business 3  
BUS 279 Small Business Management 3  
OAD 233 Trends in Office Technology 3  
  Credit Hour Total 60  

* Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.
            - CIS 130 may be changed.


MST Business Management and Supervision
  Short Certificate
The Short Certificate requires no more than 29 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 146 Personal Finance 3  
BUS 275 Principles of Management 3  
CIS 130* Introduction to Information Systmes    3  
Second Term   CR  
BUS 215 Business Communication 3  
BUS 276 Human Resources Management 3  
BUS 279 Small Business Management 3  
BUS 285 Principles of Marketing 3  
CIS 146 Microomputer Applications 3  
  Credit Hour Total 27  

* Note: - Classes may be taken in any semester if prerequisites are met.
            - CIS 130 may be changed.