Applied Technical Management

Program Description

The AAS in Applied Technical Management allows a student to prepare for positions in business that require general skills along with technical proficiency. The student will obtain degree-level general education knowledge and businessrelated skills in addition to the knowledge obtained in a diploma program.

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin and Henry Campuses
  • Major Code: AS33
  • Award Level: Associate of Applied Science
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: Diploma program, plus 3 terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 68

Admission Requirement

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

Students must have completed a diploma to receive this degree.

Note:  This degree is not available as a dual-major for Business Management students.  The course requirements are similar for both degrees, and students cannot receive two degrees for the same courses.

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

First TermMGMT 1100Principles of Management3
ENGL 1101Composition and Rhetoric3
Social/Behavioral Science elective - choose one3
ECON 1101, PSYC 1101, SOCI 1101, POLS 1101, OR HIST 2111

Second TermMGMT 1105Organizational Management3
Natural Sciences/Mathematics elective - choose one3
MATH 1111, MATH 1112, MATH 1101, OR MATH 1113
Humanities/Fine Arts elective - choose one3
HUMN 1101, MUSC 1101, ARTS 1101, ENGL 2130, OR THEA 1101

Third TermACCT 1100Financial Accounting I4
MGMT 2125Performance Management3
Specific Occupational elective - choose one3
ACCT 2140Legal Environment of Business, OR

MGMT 1110Employment Rules & Regulations
General Core elective - Choose from Area I, II, III, or IV3
applied technical management

Program Faculty

Michael Cook
Program Coordinator, Business Management and Applied Technical Management

Tahesha Wade
Department Chair, Business Technology; Instructor, Business Management

Christi Ellington
Instructor, Business Management

Frank Amaro
Instructor, Business Management

Herbert Salter
Instructor, Business Management

Career and Academic Planning
Breanna Sidney
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107