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General Business

Program starts
Spring:   January 16, 2023
fall:   August 14, 2023
Admissions Requirements
Completed online application and High school diploma or record of General Education Development Test (GED)
100% online
Complete this 2-year degree 100% online

tuition costs

for the Associate of Applied Science program is $600 per Course for a total of $12,000

   Overview  

Business majors are in high demand as organizations seek employees who have the practical skills to organize, plan and manage the varied activities within a business. The Associate of Applied Science in General Business program can help improve job prospects and earning potential.

Offered through a unique partnership, this 100% online program is designed for students who desire to learn the fundamentals of general business, entrepreneurship, and those who seek additional certifications for immediate employment and career upskilling.

Students can earn their associate degree within 2 years, and will gain knowledge and skills in critical thinking, communication, information literacy, and professional responsibilities with a unique focus on leadership skills and ethics.​

Graduates of the AAS in General Business program will be prepared with career-ready skills, including:

  • Identify essential management skills necessary for career success.

  • Prepare a business plan.

  • Be proficient in oral and written communication.

  • Examine the role of strategic human resource planning in support of organizational mission and objectives.

  • Be ethical decision makers, using the principles of Catholic Social Justice.

    Courses    

​This is a 60-hour program with each course representing 3 credit hours

 

SEMESTER 1

  • GENB 2343 - Principles of Marketing

  • GENB 1341 - Principles of Accounting I

  • GENB 1331 - Principles of Macro Economics

  • GENB 2347 - Principles of Management

 

SEMESTER 2

  • GENB 1342 - Principle of Accounting II

  • GENB 1332 - Principles of Micro Economics

  • PHIL 1311 - Philosophy of the Human Person

  • MATH 1355 - Fundamentals of Statistics

 

SEMESTER 3

  • ENGL 1310 - Introduction to Academics Writing

  • GENB 2320 - Personal Finance

  • GENB 1320 - Business Communication

  • GENB 2340 - Leadership

 

SEMESTER 4

  • GENB 1301 - Principled Business

  • GENB 2387 - Forensic Accounting

  • HIST 1335 - World History

  • MGMT 2348 - Human Resource Management

 

SEMESTER 5

  • GENB 2330 - Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise

  • THEO 1301 - Sacred Scriptures

  • GENB 2357 - International Management

  • GENB 2353 - Foundations of Professional Selling

    Contact us   

 

Interested in learning more about our Associate of Applied Science in General Business program? 

Contact Program Director Hali Chapman at

 hchapman@saintjoe.edu 

219-866-6000 ext. 2022

Business Team