Management Track | ECTC

Management Track

Associate in Applied Science
Business Administration

Developmental Courses as Needed

Course Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/100 2-5  
MAT 55/61 3-4  

First Semester

Course Credit Notes
BAS 160 Introduction to Business 3  
CIT 105 Introduction to Computers OR
OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
3  
ENG 101 Writing I 3  
MAT 105 Business Mathematics OR
Higher-Level Quantitative Reasoning Course
3  
Natural Sciences 3  
Total Semester Credit Hours 15  

Second Semester

Course Credit Notes
BAS 110 Worksheets in Business Applications OR
CIT 130 Productivity Software OR
OST 240 Advanced Microsoft Applications
3 Prereq: CIT 105 or OST 105
BAS 212 Introduction to Financial Management OR
Second Quantitative Reasoning Course*
3 Prereq: MAT 105 or instructor consent
BAS 283 Principles of Management OR
MGT 283 Principles of Management
3 Prereq: BAS 160 or instructor consent
ENG 102 Writing II OR
OST 235 Business Communications Technology
3 ENG 102 prereq: ENG 101
OST 235 prereq: (ENG 101 and OST 110) or (OST 108 and OST 110)
Heritage/Humanities 3  
Total Semester Credit Hours 15  

Third Semester

Course Credit Notes
ACC 201 Financial Accounting 3  
BAS 260 Professional Development and Protocol 2  
BAS 282 Principles of Marketing OR
MKT 282 Principles of Marketing
3 Prereq: BAS 160 or instructor consent
COM 181 Basic Public Speaking OR
COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
3  
ECO 101 Contemporary Economic Issues OR
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics OR
ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
3  
Program Approved Course (see list below) 3  
Total Semester Credit Hours 17  

Fourth Semester

Course Credit Notes
ACC 202 Managerial Accounting 3 Prereq: ACC 201 of (ACT 101 & 102)
BAS 270 Business Employability Seminar 1 Prereq: CIT 105 or instructor consent
BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law 3  
BAS 284 Applied Management Skills   Prereq: BAS 160 and BAS 283 or prior supervisory experience
Program Approved Course (see list below) 3  
Program Approved Course (see list below) 3  
Total Semester Credit Hours 16  

Approved Management/Technical Courses

Choose a total of 9 hours from the following Approved Management/Technical Courses—up to three hours of the total 9 may be selected from the Technical Courses**

Management Courses

Course Credit Notes
BAS 170 Entrepreneurship 3  
BAS 200 Small Business Management 3  
BAS 201 Customer Service Improvement Skills 3  
BAS 212 Introduction to Financial Management 3  
BAS 256 International Business 3  
BAS 274 Human Resource Management 3  
BAS 287 Supervisory Management 3  
BAS 288 Personal & Organizational Leadership 3  
BAS 290 Management, Ethics & Society 3  
BAS 291 Retail Management 3  
BAS 299 Selected Topics in Management (Option Topic) 1-3  
OST 275 Office Management 3  

Technical Courses**

Course Credit Notes
ACT 177 Entrepreneurial Accounting 3  
ACT 196 Payroll Accounting 3  
BAS 110 Worksheets in Business Applications 3 Prereq: digital lit or instructor consent
BAS 120 Personal Finance 3  
BAS 125 Social Media Marketing: Fundamental Concepts, Skills and Strategies 3 Only offered as a bi-term; please pair with another bi-term class
BAS 126 Social Media Marketing: Project Management and Implementation Strategies 3 Only offered as a bi-term; please pair with another bi-term class
CIT 155 Webpage Development 3 Prereq: CIT 105 or instructor consent
COE 199 Cooperative Education: Business Administration OR
BAS 280 Business Internship
1-4 COE 199 prereq: instructor consent
BAS 280 prereq: Sophomore standing
ECO 150 Introduction to Global Economics 3  
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics OR
ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
3  
ENG 203 Business Writing OR
OST 235 Business Communications Technology
3  
LOM 100 Introduction to Logistics Management 3  
QMS 101 Introduction to Quality Systems 3  
MANAGEMENT TRACK PROGRAM TOTAL 63  

Students may select other courses approved by the Business Administration Program Coordinator.
Most 4-year schools require ECO 201 & 202
Most 4-year schools require MAT 150

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://kctcs.edu/education-training/course-catalog/2020-2021-KCTCS-Catalog.pdf, pp. 67-71. 
Or KCTCS homepage (kctcs.edu) > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71.

Updated June 2019