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Catalog 2012-2013 
Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration: Technical Management, AS

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No. of Credits: 62
Contact: R. Gates, Chair, Business and Technology Division; A. Miklos, Program Coordinator, Business Administration

This transfer option prepares the student for transfer into a business administration or technical management program to a four-year college or university. It is a broad-based program with a sound foundation in general  education along with a core curriculum of management, accounting, economics, and information technology courses to help the student effectively lead and support others in technical specialty areas. Elective courses include a wide selection of technical subjects in engineering, engineering technology, electronics, information technology, manufacturing technology, mathematics, or physics that the student may choose from or may have already completed in previous studies. Blending technical knowledge with management skills affords the student more career advancement options.

To assure maximum transferability of credits, students are urged to consult with an academic advisor early in this program of study.

The maximum number of credits accepted in transfer from other institutions to this program is 45.

Career Opportunities:

technical program/project manager, logistics specialist, maintenance supervisor, technical planner, other technical fields

Transfer Options:

This program of study is part of an articulated partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Students successfully meeting the requirements of this associate’s program can transfer the necessary credits to Embry-Riddle and complete their Bachelor of Science in Technical Management through courses offered in Southern Maryland.

Required Courses and Recommended Sequence:

The following is a recommended sequence of courses for completing this program. Developmental and prerequisite course requirements, credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress. Students should consult their online program evaluation or an academic advisor for individual program planning.


* Courses requiring a prerequisite

** Program option

*** special criteria for required general education courses

**** Pending MHEC approval

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