Business Management/Insurance - Associate in Applied Science

Curriculum Code: 508

Program Information
This program prepares students for entry-level positions in all sectors of business, government, not-for-profit and social service agencies. Business programs focus on the education and skills needed in today’s global business environment. Practical courses coupled with general education offerings enhance development of critical thinking, communication and problem-solving skills, as well as adaptability and team work. A minimum of 64 credits is required for degree completion. Twelve (12) insurance equivalency credits will be required from The American Institute for CPCU and the Insurance Institute of America. Credits will be granted based on the National Guide to Educational Credit for Training Programs.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate AAS programs are designed for students who want to enter a career directly after graduating but those who change their plans find that most of their CCC credits transfer to four-year colleges. Students are encouraged to visit the NJ transfer website: www.njtransfer.org for transfer course equivalencies. The latest technology and learning tools support your education for a wide range of employment opportunities.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
Analyze steps involved in insurance practices and businesses.


Employment Opportunities:
Entry-level management in insurance related positions, agent

Program Requirements (40)
Credits
AC
103
Accounting Principles I
4
BU
106
Introduction to Management
3
BU
109
Business Law
3
BU
113
Introduction to Insurance
3
BU
115
Introduction to Business
3
BU
207
Introduction to Marketing
3
BU
233
Corporate Finance
3
BU
247
Leadership
3
EC
201
Principles of Macroeconomics
3
Insurance Equivalency Credits
12

General Education Requirements (21-22)
Credits
Math Elective (MA 109 or higher*)
3-4
Humanities Elective
3
Diversity Elective
3
CS
101
Introduction to Microcomputers or
CS
102
Applications on the Microcomputer
3
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
103
Technical Writing or
PY
101
General Psychology
3
SP
203
Effective Speech
3

Total Credits: (61-62)

*Excluding MA115