The Business: Management, Marketing and Sales AAS major includes business and general education courses. This major is designed to provide students with the skills necessary for success in a variety of careers in the sales, marketing and management fields. Curriculum includes instruction in areas such as sales, marketing, research, customer service and small business planning. Emphasis is on developing skills in management decision making, communication, problem solving and technology.
Communicate effectively in oral and written forms.
Demonstrate effective use of up-to-date technology in internal, external and team settings.
Apply the introductory concepts of management, marketing and sales.
Practice professional and ethical behavior in internal, external and team settings.
Recognize perspectives of diverse groups when making decisions.
Utilize financial concepts in analysis of business problems.
Use quantitative and qualitative analytical and critical thinking skills to evaluate information, solve problems and make business decisions.
Understand the role of economic, environmental, political, ethical, legal and regulatory functions of domestic and international business.
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Business: Management, Marketing and Sales - Associate of Applied Science (AAS)