The Associate of Applied Science Business Management/Entrepreneurship will prepare you for your future in business. This two-year degree exposes students to all aspects of operating a small business with a focus on entrepreneurship. The program would also prepare student for positions such as management trainee, first-line supervisor, buyers and purchasing agents, sales managers, and higher levels of management for either profit or nonprofit organizations. Focus is placed on entrepreneurship for those interested in starting/operating a business or applying this managerial approach in a medium to large organization.
Employment in this field is expected to remain steady. Prospects are very good for those who want to own and manage a business, especially if they have determination, talent and a unique service or product.
Many students will decide to begin this program by first earning a Business Management/Entrepreneurship: Career Pathway Certificate of Completion in Supervision or Marketing. They may also obtain a Business Management/Entrepreneurship: Certificate of Completion Accounting. These Career Pathway Certificates of Completion and the Certificate of Completion can typically be completed in one year.
Students who intend to transfer to a four-year institution with the goal of completing a bachelor's degree in business should consider completing the ASOT-BUS degree and consult with business program faculty.