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hcc catalogue '11-'12

Business & Computer Systems - Programs of Study

Business Management
A.A.S. Degree (Career)
Application Code 37 
For curriculum information, contact the Business and Computer Systems Division—Room DH-239—443-518-1520.
Students enrolling in the business management program will have the opportunity to gain a variety of business and management skills designed to prepare them for immediate employment in management. Whether they are aspiring, new, or experienced managers, students will be prepared to successfully manage businesses. The major emphasis of the business management program is the development and improvement of broadly applicable business and management skills.
CompositionENGL-121 College Composition3
Humanities, Arts & 
 LiteratureArts or Literature Core Course (see pp. 59-60)3
 BMGT/SPCH-142 Business Development and
 Sales for Emerging Leaders
 BMGT/SPCH-175 Business Communications
 SPCH-105 Fundamentals of Public Speaking
 SPCH-110 Interpersonal Communication3
Social SciencesECON-101 Principles of Economics (Macro) 3
ScienceScience Core Course (see p. 66; must include
 lab) 4
MathematicsMathematics Core Course (see p. 66)3-5
InterdisciplinaryFNPL-101 Personal Financial Planning3
ACCT-111Principles of Accounting I3
ACCT-112Principles of Accounting II3
BMGT-100Introduction to Business and Organization3
BMGT-130Principles of Marketing3
CMSY-110Software Applications for Micros3
BMGT-145Principles of Management3
BMGT-203Business Ethics3
BMGT-205Principles of International Business3
BMGT-241Project Management3
Electives – Select 11-12 credits from the following (3 credits each, except where noted):
BMGT-120Small Business Management
BMGT-134Coaching as a Tool for Leadership
BMGT-141Supervisory Development
BMGT-150International Business Seminar (1 credit)
BMGT-201Business Work Experience I 
BMGT-204Taking Your Business Mobile
BMGT-240Human Resource Management
CMSY-129Principles of the Internet
CMSY-211Web Tools for Successful Business
ECON-102Principles of Economics (Micro)
ENTR-101Entrepreneurship and Creativity
ENTR-225Social Entrepreneurship
FNPL-201Investment Analysis and Portfolio Selection
FYEX-100First Year Experience (2 credits)11-12

hcc catalogue '11-'12

Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomedical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial Planning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
First-Year Experience - FYEX
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG
Geology - GEOL

German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Women's Studies - WMST