Overview

Business is one of the most popular fields of study in college.  Business graduates are in high demand, and business touches upon just about every aspect of society. An AS in Business Management from Lakes Region Community College will prepare students for entry-level jobs upon graduation, or transfer to a four-year college.  Students will be exposed to a variety of business topics, including entrepreneurship, management, marketing, international business, project management, human resources, and finance.  The diversity of classes gives students an opportunity to explore several different areas of business, where they will gain a solid foundation in each.

Potential Jobs/Careers

  • Human Resources Officer
  • Retail Manager
  • Systems Analyst
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Sales Executive
  • Insurance Agent
  • Banker
  • Realtor

First Year Fall Semester

Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
ACCT131L Accounting I 3 0 3
BUS130L Introduction to Business 3 0 3
CIS132L Software Applications 3 2 4
ENGL100L English Composition 4 0 4
ESNT120L College Essentials 1 0 1
Social Science Elective 3 0 3
Total 17 2 18

First Year Spring Semester

Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
ACCT132L Accounting II 3 0 3
BUS260L Principles of Marketing 3 0 3
ENGL124L Business Communications 3 0 3
SOSC231L Microeconomics 3 0 3
OR
SOSC232L Macroeconomics 3 0 3
Mathematics Elective 3 0 3
Total 18 0 18

Second Year Fall Semester

Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
BUS231L Principles of Management 3 0 3
BUS135L Small Business Management 3 0 3
BUS240L Introduction to Project Management 3 0 3
Business Elective 3 0 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3 0 3
Science Elective 3 0 3
Total 18 0 18

Second Year Spring Semester

Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
BUS238L Business Law I 3 0 3
BUS252L Introduction to International Business 3 0 3
Business Elective 3 0 3
Business Elective 3 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts/Foreign Language Elective 3 0 3
Total 15 0 15

Total Credits: 66

Students completing the program will be able to:

  • Have a strong command of the English language, including written and oral communications
  • Have the mental and physical ability to work in groups and give oral presentations
  • Demonstrate reading comprehension skills appropriate for a college level class
  • Demonstrate arithmetic and computation skills
  • Demonstrate problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Work with members of the public in a professional, ethical, and courteous manner
  • Demonstrate understanding of basic accounting, finance, and budgeting principles
  • Be comfortable using computers and computer application software
  • Demonstrate competencies in fundamental areas of business accounting, entrepreneurship, management, marketing, human resources, computers/technology, economics, business law, international business, and project management

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Program Contacts

Carlene Rose

crose@ccsnh.edu

Scott Maltzie

smaltzie@ccsnh.edu