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

Kern Community College District