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Entrepreneurship and Business Management Associate in Science

Entrepreneurship and Business Management Associate in Science
Type: AS
Subplan Code: ENTRE-AS
CIP: 1552070307

Program Description

Seminole State’s Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Entrepreneurship and Business Management prepares students to start, run and grow an organization by emphasizing the critical thinking skills required to develop innovative business practices. Coursework includes computer applications, communication strategies and personnel management, as well as networking and venture capital acquisition.

Profession

Entrepreneurs play a critical role in the economy by serving as business leaders and innovators. They assume financial risks to bring new ideas to market and possess the decision-making skills to produce economic profits.

Careers in entrepreneurship and small business management are well-suited for individuals who are passionate about owning or operating new businesses or improving existing companies.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program are employed as:

  • Administrative Services or Office Managers
  • Business Owners
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • General and Operational Managers
  • Hotel Managers

Job Outlook

Employment in this field is expected to grow by 15 percent (about as fast as average) through 2020 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics).

College Credit Certificates

Students pursuing this degree also may obtain the following college credit certificates:

  • Business Specialist Certificate 
  • Entrepreneurship Certificate
  • Entrepreneurship Operations Certificate
  • Human Resources Administrator Technical Certificate

Degree Transfer

Seminole State’s A.S. degree in Entrepreneurship and Business Management will transfer to the College’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Business Information Management program.

Placement and Salary Information

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Courses
Available Courses
Required Courses
39
Choose 1 accounting course:
or
Choose 1 accounting course:
or
Choose 1 BUL prefix course:
Choose 1 GEB prefix course:
Elective Courses
10
Choose 10 credits from the following list:
ENTXXXX
Any ENT prefix course
FINXXXX
Any FIN prefix course
GEBXXXX
Any GEB prefix course
MANXXXX
Any MAN prefix course
MARXXXX
Any MAR prefix course
SBMXXXX
Any SBM prefix course
Any General Education Course 3-6 credits
General Education Courses
15

Humanities General Education course

3
Credits

Mathematics or Science General Education course

3
Credits

Social Science General Education course

3
Credits

Recommended:

Total Credits:
64
Note:

If you choose a Science General Education course, due to state law, you must also complete any college developmental mathematics course(s) if you are non-exempt and if any were required by your entry-level test scores, before you can be awarded an associate degree.

Note:

MAC XXXX or MGF XXXX are recommended for students transferring to UCF's B.A.S. degree program in Supervision and Administration.  MAC 2233 is recommended for students pursuing the A.S. to B.S. degree track.

Note:

Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field. A.S. degree graduates may transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to baccalaureate programs should consult with Student Affairs counselors, advisors or specialists to make sure required courses are taken and entry requirements are met for the college/university program of their choice.

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

Each course offered by Seminole State is listed alphabetically and organized by the course prefix, catalog number and description. The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.

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