Porterville College

degrees

Business Management (AS)

The Associate of Science Degree in Business Management is designed for students who wish to have a broad knowledge of business management plus additional coursework in an area of emphasis. This area of emphasis would be an ideal choice for students wishing to pursue a specific career in the management field. Graduates have a wide range of career options including: business, industry, and research. They work in multiple specialty areas including: accounting, finance, marketing, management, human resources, logistics, and information systems. Career opportunities are expected to continue to be strong in these areas.

Program Learning Outcomes: Analyze business, economic, or financial principles and explain their application to the real world; apply written and verbal communication skills in a business relationship, a teamwork setting or a leadership position; apply the importance of Ethical behavior in the business environment; demonstrate technological competency by using technology effectively in the business environment or workplace.

Accounting Emphasis Required Core (20 units)

ACCT P110 - Financial Accounting 3 units

BSAD P155 - Business Statistics 3 units

BSAD P162 - Entrepreneur Mentor/Internship 2 units

MKTG P124 - Principles of Marketing 3 units

BSAD P101 - Introduction to Business 3 units

OR

BSAD P160 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 units

INFS P001 - Introduction to Computers 3 units

OR

INFS P100 - Introduction to Information Systems 3 units

Accounting Emphasis (9 units required)

ACCT P120 - Managerial Accounting 3 units

BSAD P165 - Entrepreneurial Finance 3 units

BSAD P150 - Quantitative Methods in Business Decision Making 3 units

Entrepreneurship Emphasis Required Core (20 units)

BSAD P140 - Business Law 3 units

BSAD P155 - Business Statistics 3 units

BSAD P160 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 units

BSAD P162 - Entrepreneur Mentor/Internship 2 units

MKTG P124 - Principles of Marketing 3 units

ACCT P010 - Practical Accounting 3 units

OR

ACCT P110 - Financial Accounting 3 units

INFS P001 - Introduction to Computers 3 units

OR

INFS P100 - Introduction to Information Systems 3 units

Entrepreneurship Emphasis (6 units required)

BSAD P161 - Entrepreneur Business Management 3 units

BSAD P165- Entrepreneurial Finance 3 units

 

Human Resources Emphasis Required Core (20 units)

BSAD P140 - Business Law 3 units

BSAD P155 - Business Statistics 3 units

BSAD P162 - Entrepreneur Mentor / Internship 2 units

MKTG P124 - Principles of Marketing 3 units

ACCT P010 - Practical Accounting 3 units

OR

ACCT P110 - Financial Accounting 3 units

BSAD P101 - Introduction to Business 3 units

OR

BSAD P160 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 units

INFS P001 Introduction to Computers 3 units

OR

INFS P100 - Introduction to Information Systems 3 units

Human Resources Emphasis (6 units required)

BSAD P120 - Principles of Management and Organization 3 units

BSAD P122 -  Human Resource Management 3 units

 

Logistics Emphasis Required Core (20 units)

BSAD P140 - Business Law 3 units

BSAD P155 - Business Statistics 3 units

BSAD P162 - Entrepreneur Mentor/Internship 2 units

MKTG P124 - Principles of Marketing 3 units

ACCT P010 - Practical Accounting 3 units

OR

ACCT P110 - Financial Accounting 3 units

BSAD P101 - Introduction to Business 3 units

OR

BSAD P160 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 units

INFS P001 - Introduction to Computers 3 units

OR

INFS P100 - Introduction to Information Systems 3 units

Logistics Emphasis (9 units required)

BSAD P170 Logistics Operation Management 3 units

BSAD P172 Supply Chain Management 3 units

BSAD P171 Purchasing and Contracting 3 units

 

 

General Education:

In addition to completing the major requirements, students must also complete one general education pattern: 

  1. PC General Education Pattern 
  2. IGETC Pattern
  3. CSU General Education Pattern Electives as needed to complete the 60 minimum units to complete the degree.

Effective Fall 2016