Management Track - Degree | ECTC

Management Track - Degree

Associate in Applied Science
Business Administration

Developmental Courses as Needed

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

First Semester

Courses Credit Notes
BAS 160 Introduction to Business 3  
CIT 105 Introduction to Computers OR
OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
3 OST 105 preferred
MAT 105 Business Mathematics OR
Higher-Level Quantitative Reasoning Course*
3  
ENG 101 Writing I 3  
BAS 283 Principles of Management 3 Prereq: BAS 160 or instructor consent
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 15  

Second Semester

Courses Credit Notes
*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)
BAS 282 Principles of Marketing 3 Prereq: BAS 160 or instructor consent
*COM 181 Basic Public Speaking OR
COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
3  
Heritage/Humanities 3  
BAS 120 Personal Finance OR
BAS 212 Introduction to Financial Management OR
Second Quantitative Reasoning Course*
3 Prereq: MAT 105 or instructor consent
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 15  

Third Semester

Courses Credit Notes
ACC 201 Financial Accounting 3  
BAS 287 Supervisory Management OR
BAS 288 Personal and Organizational Leadership
3  
Program Approved Course (see list below) 3  
ACC 202 Managerial Accounting 3 Prereq: ACC 201 or (ACT 101 & 102)
Program Approved Course (see list below) 3  
Natural Sciences 3  
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 18  

Fourth Semester

Courses Credit Notes
BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law 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  
BAS 260 Professional Development and Protocol 2  
BAS 270 Business Employability Seminar 1 Prereq: CIT 105 or instructor consent
BAS 284 Applied Management Skills OR
BAS 256 International Business
3 Prereq: BAS 160 and BAS 283 or prior supervisory experience for BAS 284
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 15  

Management/Technical Courses

Choose a total of 9 hours (not duplicated from the core) from the Management or Technical Courses. At least 3 hours must be selected from Management Courses.

Management Courses

Courses 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 289 Operations Management 3  
BAS 290 Management, Ethics & Society OR
PHI 150 Business Ethics
3  
BAS 291 Retail Management 3  
BAS 299 Selected Topics in Management (Option Topic) 1-3  
OST 275 Office Management 3  

Technical Courses

Courses Credit Notes
ACT 177 Entrepreneurial Accounting 3  
ACT 196 Payroll Accounting 3  
BAS 110 Worksheets in Business Applications OR
CIT 130 Productivity Software OR
OST 240 Advanced Microsoft Applications
3 Prereq: digital lit or instructor consent
BAS 120 Personal Finance 3  
BAS 125 Social Media Marketing: Fundamental Concepts, Skills and Strategies 3  
BAS 126 Social Media Marketing: Project Management and Implementation Strategies 3  
CIT 155 Web Page 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
ENG 102 Writing II
3  
LOM 100 Introduction to Logistics Management 3  
OST 235 Business Communications Technology 3  
*PSY 110 General Psychology 3  
QMS 101 Introduction to Quality Systems 3  
*SPA 101 Elementary Spanish I 3  
MANAGEMENT TRACK PROGRAM TOTAL 63  

Students may select other courses approved by the Business Administration Program Coordinator.

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://catalog.kctcs.edu/academic-services/general-education-requirements/

*Recommendations for students who may consider transfer in the future:

  • COM 181
  • ECO 201 and ECO 202 (one as an elective)
  • ENG 102
  • MAT 150
  • PHI 150 (Humanities credit)
  • PSY 110
  • SPA 101 for Cultural Studies credit
  • STA 220

Requirements taken from the 2022-2023 KCTCS Catalog

Updated October 2021