Associate in Applied Science in Organizational Management

Organizational Management

Degree Information

Academic Plan Code

3727

Credits

60–70

Available Online

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.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway.  Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term.  It is understood that students may enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Academic achievement is related to initial course placement determined by course placement tests, completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites,  any courses below 100 level, and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor, or program director, or counselor who can assist in assessing student needs that may affect course enrollment.  Appropriate resources can be discussed and agreed to in order to address student needs and support successful course completion.

Program Area Key:

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Term 1

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
13
RC BPC110 or
CIS105
Computer Usage and Applications or
Survey of Computer Information Systems
3
FYC ENG101 or
ENG107
First-Year Composition or
First-Year Composition for ESL
3
HUM Humanities and Fine Arts Any approved General Education course in the Humanities and Fine Arts area 3
NS Natural Science Any approved General Education course in the Natural Sciences area 4

Term 2

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
9–14
FYC ENG102 or
ENG108
First-Year Composition or
First-Year Composition for ESL
3
Oral Comm Oral Communication Any approved General Education course in the Oral Communication area 3
Critical Rdg CRE101 College Critical Reading 0–3
Mathematics Mathematics Any approved General Education course from the Mathematics area 3–5

Term 3

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
12
RC GBS151 Introduction to Business 3
RC GBS233 Business Communication 3
RE Restricted Electives 6

Term 4

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
12
RC GBS110 or
MGT251
Human Relations in Business and Industry or
Human Relations in Business
3
RC MGT101 or
MGT229
Techniques of Supervision or
Management and Leadership I
3
RE Restricted Electives 6

Term 5

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
14–19
RC MGT175 or
TQM240
Business Organization and Management or
Project Management In Quality Organizations
3
RE Restricted Electives 8–13
SB Social and Behavioral Sciences Any approved General Education course in Social and Behavioral Sciences area 3

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Disclaimer

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and 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.

View MCCCD's program website for the Associate in Applied Science in Organizational Management (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm3?id=33852).