Management (APMNGD)

Associate in Applied Science

The Management Associate program provides you with basic knowledge and skills to enter or advance in management in any organization. You will learn how management effectively coordinates resources to accomplish organizational goals. Additionally, you will learn how to plan for the future, organize a structure to work in, manage employee performance, and make effective decisions.

Upon completion of this program, you will receive an Applied Science associate degree, Management certificate and a certificate in a discipline or technical area of interest to you. This flexibility will allow anyone in an occupational certificate program to gain the management knowledge and skills to manage in a company setting, or to manage your own business. For other options, be sure to check our Accelerated programs for Management certificate.

The Management Associate Program has four categories of classes:

  • general education classes
  • technical certificate classes
  • management certificate classes
  • business division elective classes

You may continue your studies at a 4-year institution.

This is a high demand, high skill and high wage program as defined by the Michigan Community College Network.

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2021-2022 Academic Requirements

Some employers require or prefer employees to have an associate degree as a condition for employment or for advancement. Students can earn an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Management, by completing the requirements listed below. See an advisor to develop a plan and select appropriate courses for this program.

Eastern Michigan University, BBA degree;
Siena Heights University, BBA degree.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: https://www.wccnet.edu/learn/transfer-wcc-credits/articulation-agreements.php .

Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Business Department
Advisors
Douglas Waters
First Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
BMG 230   Principles of Management 3
  Math Elective(s) 3
  Writing Elective(s) 3
  Occupational/Technical Course 1* 3
  Restricted Elective: Choose from ACC, BMG, CIS, BOS, WEB 3
Total 15
Second Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
BMG 273   Managing Operations 3
  Nat. Sci. Elective(s) 3
  Speech/Comp. Elective(s) 2 3
  Occupational/Technical Course 2* 3
  Restricted Elective: Choose from ACC, BMG, CIS, BOS, WEB 3
Total 15
Third Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
BMG 279   Organizational Management 3
  Arts/Human. Elective(s) 3
  Occupational/Technical Course 3* 3
  Occupational/Technical Course 4* 3
  Restricted Elective: Choose from ACC, BMG, CIS, BOS, WEB 3
Total 15
Fourth Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
BMG 291   Project Management 3
  Soc. Sci. Elective(s) 3
  Occupational/Technical Course 5 3
  Restricted Elective: Choose from ACC, BMG, CIS, BOS, WEB 3
  Elective(s) to reach minimum 60 credits 3
Total 15

Total Credits Required
60

Footnotes

*Complete a certificate or degree in any occupational/technical area plus additional related credits to equal a minimum of 15 credit hours.