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Associate of Applied Science Business Management/Entrepreneurship


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.



(Updated Jul 10, 2014)