Catalog: PVCC 2022-2023 College Catalog

Management (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Code 212
Not designed as a Transfer Program


Purpose: The curriculum is designed for persons who seek employment in management positions. Individuals who are seeking entry-level positions in management or those presently in the field who are seeking additional knowledge and skills may benefit from this program.

Occupational Objectives: Career development for individuals seeking positions such as management trainee, supervisor, department head, office manager, manager of a small business, construction manager, or an administrative assistant.

Graduation Requirements: Students entering the Management associate degree program are required to take one Writing Intensive Course (WIC) in order to graduate. The WIC for this program is BUS 200 which has a prerequisite of ENG 111 and ENG 112. Students who are awarded transfer credit for this course from another institution may fulfill the WIC requirement for this degree program by completing another writing intensive course WIC.

Students in this degree program are required to take at least one Civic Engagement (CE) course to graduate.  The civic engagement course for this program is BUS 100.  

Required Courses

Course NameCreditsTerm TakenGrade
SDV 100 - College Success Skills Credits: 1
ENG 111 - College Composition I Credits: 3
ENG 112 - College Composition II Credits: 3
BUS 100 - Introduction to Business Credits: 3
BUS 200 - Principles of Management Credits: 3
BUS 208 - Quality and Productivity Management Credits: 3
BUS 220 - Introduction to Business Statistics Credits: 3
BUS 241 - Business Law I Credits: 3
___ ___ - Transfer Elective Credits: 3
___ ___ - Transfer Elective Credits: 3
BUS 205 - Human Resource Management Credits: 3
ITE 120 - Principles of Information Systems Credits: 3
ITE 215 - Advanced Computer Applications and Integration Credits: 4
MTH 154 - Quantitative Reasoning Credits: 3
ACC 211 - Principles of Accounting I Credits: 3
ACC 213 - Principles of Accounting Laboratory I Credits: 1
ACC 212 - Principles of Accounting II Credits: 3
ACC 214 - Principles of Accounting Laboratory II Credits: 1
MKT 100 - Principles of Marketing Credits: 3
ECO 201 - Principles of Macroeconomics or ECO 202 - Principles of Microeconomics Credits: 3
___ ___ - Social Science Elective Credits: 3
___ ___ - Humanities Elective Credits: 3

Total Minimum Credits: 61

Students may substitute a higher-level math course for MTH 154 - Quantitative Reasoning and  MTH 245 - Statistics I in place of BUS 220 - Introduction to Business Statistics.

A list of courses that fulfills the requirements for Humanities and Social Science Electives can be found on the Transfer Course Electives page. The courses that fulfill the Transfer Electives requirements are ACC 221 ACC 222 ACC 231 ADJ 131 ADJ 133 AST 243 BUS 290 ITE 150 

Introductory (101 or 102 level) foreign language courses will not meet the humanities elective requirement for this program.