BUSINESS

(BUS formerly BAC, BAD, BAM, BIP)

 

 

BUS 100 KEYBOARDING-INTRODUCTION

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This course is designed for students with few or no keyboarding skills. Areas of study include definition and use of all keys on a computer keyboard, building a typing speed of […]

BUS 101 COLLEGE SKILLS AND PORTFOLIO WRITING

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is designed to give students the skills required to be successful in both academic and career endeavors. Areas of concentration are portfolio writing, self-assessment, skills in listening, note taking, […]

BUS 102 KEYBOARDING-REFRESHER

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This course is designed for students who know how to key but feel that their accuracy and speed skills need to be improved. Students will work on gaining accuracy and speed. […]

BUS 104 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is designed as a survey of American business and industry. Emphasis will be placed on the understanding of business terminology and internal/external structures and their relationship to individuals, business […]

BUS 105 BUSINESS MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is designed to provide the student with a practical knowledge of typical mathematical concepts and calculations performed in the business environment. Emphasis is placed upon the introduction and understanding […]

BUS 110 FOUNDATIONS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This course is designed to provide an overview of small business and what is necessary to start a small business: Including small business in free enterprise, the entrepreneur, opportunities and trends, […]

BUS 111 CONTEMPORARY BUSINESS AND TECHNICAL COMMUNICATIONS

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course is designed for business and technical students, and for people already in the work force who need a more practical, hands-on approach in business communications. It will connect topics, […]

BUS 121 INTERMEDIATE KEYBOARDING

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
An intermediate course in keyboarding for students who type 30 words a minute. The course concentrates on mailable production of common business forms and correspondence using current word software.
 
Prerequisite: BUS 100 […]

BUS 151 FUNDAMENTALS OF SELLING

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
An introduction to the principles of selling. Includes study of selling in our present economy, analysis of the steps in a sales demonstration, and classroom sales presentations by students.
 
Prerequisite: BUS 104

BUS 153 ADVERTISING

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is intended to give the business major a comprehensive view of American advertising. A brief-study is made of advertising in the economy, in society and in business. An analysis […]

BUS 200 PRINCIPLES OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is designed to strengthen the entrepreneurial and management skills of those who are already in (or who may enter) business for themselves. This course uses small business case studies […]

BUS 205 BUSINESS STATISTICS

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
An introductory course emphasizing the statistical analysis of business and economic data and how this analysis aids in planning and controlling operations and in making sound business decisions.
 
Prerequisite: MATH 117 or […]

BUS 221 ADVANCED KEYBOARDING-LEGAL

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
A production keyboarding course for students who have elected to specialize in the legal office. Emphasis is placed on acquiring an employable timed writing speed and developing production techniques using word […]

BUS 222 ADVANCED KEYBOARDING – MEDICAL

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
A production keyboarding course for students who have elected to specialize in the medical office. Emphasis is placed on acquiring an employable times writing speed and developing production techniques using word […]

BUS 250 PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
A study of the dynamic forces operating in the business activity known as marketing includes all business activities dealing with the distribution of goods from the time they leave the factory […]

BUS 251 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course examines individual, interpersonal, group and organizational processes. Students will discuss current theory, research and practice with regards to human behavior in the work place. Areas of concentration are goal […]

BUS 252 INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
The course is intended to give the business major an understanding of management concepts and activities. A study will be made of the following basic fundamentals: planning, organizing, leading and controlling. […]

BUS 253 SUPERVISION

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is an overview of basic leadership skills needed to effectively supervise people with emphasis on productive communications, human relations issues, and the supervisor’s role in employee recruitment, selection, training, […]

BUS 255 BUSINESS LAW

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
An introduction to the fundamental principles of law which the prospective businessperson will encounter in his/her business activities. A presentation of laws pertaining to contracts, agencies and effects of the uniform […]

BUS 260 SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
Designed for small business managers, this course utilizes an analytical approach that embodies sound business principles. The course deals with sales, production, purchasing, personnel and finance. Also covered are the managerial […]

BUS 281 ACCOUNTING PRACTICUM

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
This class will prepare students for the Certified Bookkeeper (CB) Designation exam, which is nationally recognized test that assures the level of knowledge and skills needed to carry out all the […]

BUS 282 MARKETING PRACTICUM

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
This class is a capstone class in Marketing. It will prepare students in several areas of Marketing to include the following: Marketing Research, Social Media, Networking, Sales, and Career Development. The […]

BUS 283 MANAGEMENT PRACTICUM

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
This class will prepare students for the Foundations of Management (FoM) exam, which is a nationally recognized test designed for employees interested in transitioning to management or supervisory roles. This exam […]