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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Organizational Management
Major: 3727
First Term: 2011 Summer II    Final Term: 2013 Fall
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 60
CIPS Code: 52.1003
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: Shared by: CG, EM, GW, MC, PC, PV, RS
Occupational Area: Business, Management, and Administration / Total Quality Management
Instructional Council: Business/Management (03)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Organizational Management program provides students with a customized curriculum specific to the student's individual needs in addition to the knowledge and skills needed in today's changing workplace. The program develops leadership and communication skills and techniques for planning, directing, and evaluating business situations, with an emphasis on effective allocation of time, money, materials, space, and personnel. The curriculum combines coursework in leadership with a general education component.

Program Notes:
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites

Required Courses
 Credits: 18
  Certificate of Completion in Organizational Leadership (5731) 18
Restricted Electives
 Credits: 19-25
Students must choose 19-25 industry/job related course credits from any MCCCD occupational program and/or Academic Certificate.
Industry/job related course credits must include a minimum of 9 credits with a common subject or theme. Program of study must be approved by the business department chair or designee.
General Education Requirements
General Education RequirementCredits: 22-27
General Education CoreCredits: 12-17
First-Year CompositionCredits: 6
+ENG101First-Year Composition (3) OR 
+ENG107First-Year Composition for ESL (3)3
+ENG102First-Year Composition (3) OR 
+ENG108First-Year Composition for ESL (3)3
Oral CommunicationCredits: 3
 Any approved general education course from the Oral Communication area.3
Critical ReadingCredits: 0-3
+CRE101College Critical Reading (3) OR 
 Equivalent by assessment0-3
MathematicsCredits: 3-5
 Any approved general education course from the Mathematics area.3-5
General Education DistributionCredits: 10
Humanities and Fine ArtsCredits: 3
 Any approved general education course from the Humanities and Fine Arts area.3
Social and Behavioral SciencesCredits: 3
 Any approved general education course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences area.3
Natural SciencesCredits: 4
 Any approved general education course from the Natural Sciences area.4

Program Competencies
1.Acquire and evaluate data, interpret information and communicate effectively in business situations. (GBS233)
2.Demonstrate skills in leading, negotiating, and working in harmony with others in a business setting. (GBS110, MGT251)
3.Describe organizational structures and the functions of planning, directing and evaluating in a business setting. (MGT175, TQM240)
4.Apply current technology to specific business tasks. (CIS105, BPC110)
5.Describe the function of social, organizational, economic and technological systems. (GBS151)
6.Demonstrate effective allocation of time, money, materials, space and personnel. (MGT101, MGT229)

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.