Oakland Community College 


Associate in Applied Science


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   This program is designed to develop the skill set required to successfully launch and manage a small business enterprise. Small businesses are the backbone of the American economy and provide many job opportunities for those seeking employment. The program provides flexibility for students desiring to acquire cognitive and technical skills required to manage a business.

Major Requirements Credits
ACC 2220 Taxation 4
BUS 1210 Starting & Operating a Small Business 3
BUS 2030 Business Law I 3
BUS 2540 Small Business Finance 3
MKT 2520 Fundamentals of Marketing Theory & Practice 3

Required Supportive Courses
Students will choose a minimum of 14 credits from the following choices:
ACC 1820 Managerial Accounting 3
ACC 2210 Computerized Accounting 3
BUS 1400 Investment Fundamentals 3
BUS 2040 Business Law II 3
BUS 2530 Principles of Management 3
BUS 2700 Business and Labor Relations 3
BUS 2800 Human Resource Management 3
CIS 1060 Personal Computer Spreadsheet Concepts 3
CIS 1080 Personal Computer Database Concepts 3
CIS 1400 Web Design I 4
ECO 2610 Economics I 3
MKT 1020 Salesmanship 3
MKT 2010 Advertising 3
PER 1300 Stress Management: Neuromuscular Relaxation 2
RET 1010 Principles of Retailing 3
See degree requirements for an Associate in Applied Science degree.
General Education Requirement
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●   Course may be used to meet General Education requirements.