Mar 22, 2019  
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 
    
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

Business Administration, Associate of Applied Science


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School of Business & Information Technology (BIT)

Description

The Business Administration program provides opportunities for the business leaders of tomorrow to achieve a high-quality, high-value education that enables them to succeed in a competitive market.  Emphasis is placed on hands-on experiences, conducting real-world research and community projects.

The curriculum includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, entrepreneurship, leadership, management, marketing, professionalism, sales, supervision and quality improvement.  Skills related to the applications of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communications, team building and decision making.  Several of the Business Administration associate degree and certificate courses are offered online.

Educational Option Information

This educational option is an

  •   Associate of Applied Science Degree

This educational option can be completed

  •  Part-Time or Full-Time

This educational option is designed for

  • Immediate employment and transfer into a baccalaureate program

This educational option can be started

  • Any Term

Primary course location

  • Main, Montoya, Westside, Rio Rancho, and online

Special Requirements

  • Students must have access to a computer and the Internet to complete coursework.
     

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations

Career and Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

Many of CNM’s Business Administration AAS courses are transferable to universities, and CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges in New Mexico.

  • Note: Students who plan to transfer to a four-year business program are encouraged to meet with the program chair or associate dean during their first term.

Career Opportunities

The Business Administration AAS Degree can lead to employment in both the public and private sectors. Business graduates are commonly needed in advertising, marketing, entrepreneurship, human resources, sales, real estate, retail, manufacturing, small business management and supervision.

Sample job titles include: administrative support, manager, team leader, entrepreneur, project manager, supervisor.

Recommended Sequence of Courses


Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites


Students must demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by placement exam scores  or specific course work.

Term 4


Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration 61-62 credit hours


Program Approved Electives


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