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Business-Marketing (A.A.S.)–This degree is designed to satisfy the requirements of marketing and management organizations that seek competent personnel for positions of responsibility in business. Graduates of this program are trained for employment as entry level marketing and management trainees. The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree is a base for a business career upon graduation or continued education at a four-year institution.

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A.A.S. Program
Hegis Code: 5004

Total Credits: 68-71

First Semester Credits
ENG 101 Composition I 3
LAW 103 Business Law I 3
MKT 100 Introduction to Marketing 3
MKT 101 Business Mathematics or
ACC 101 Accounting I
MKT 103 Principles of Sales 3
PED Activity Course (s) 1
Total Semester Credits 16
Second Semester Credits
COM 101 Interpersonal Communications or
ENG 102 Composition II
HED Health Elective 2-3
Marketing Elective* 3
MKT 106 Principles of Advertising 3
MAT 102 Introduction to Statistics or higher 3-4
RET 107 Principles of Retailing or
MKT 112 Small Business Marketing
Total Semester Credits 17-19
Third Semester Credits
Business Administration Elective 3
Laboratory Science Elective 4
Marketing Elective * 3
MKT 130 Marketing Research 3
PED Activity Course (s) 1
Social Science Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 17
Fourth Semester Credits
Business Area Electives ** 6
CMP 115 Computers in Business or
CMP 117 Business Computing: Concepts and Applications
Humanities Elective 3
MKT 136 Marketing Management 3
Social Science Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 18-19
*Selection may be made from:
MKT 108 Direct Response Marketing,
MKT 112 Small Business Marketing,
MKT 134 Sales Management,
MKT 138 Public Relations,
MKT 142 Field Training,
MKT 145 Consumer Motivation and Buyer Behavior,
MKT 155 Introduction to International Marketing.

**Selection may be made from Accounting, Law, Business Administration, Office Technology, Marketing, Retailing, Fashion Buying and Merchandising, CMP courses, Economics, Hotel or Restaurant Technology.