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Management Degree & Certificate

Santa Ana College: Degrees and Certificates for 2006-2007

Management Degree (SAC 0172) and Certificate

The associate degree and certificate curriculum in management is designed to prepare students for various management positions in business, government, and public organizations; to aid existing managers in upgrading their skills; and to assist employees for promotion to management/supervision positions. The core of the degree program provides the student with managerial skills and theory including communicating, decision-making, organizing, motivating, and human relations. The student will then specialize in one of the following option areas: general management, small business, or supervision. The certificate program provides practical skills for the student within specific areas of management.

MANAGEMENT DEGREE PROGRAMS

General Management Degree (SAC 0172)

Course Units
Accounting 115, Survey of Accounting 3
Business 100, Fundamentals of Business 3
Business 120, Principles of Management 3
Business 222, Business Writing
OR 3
Management 122, Business Communications
Select TWO courses from the following:
Business 105, Legal Environment of Business 3
Business 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior 3
Business 125, Introduction to International Business 3
Business 150, Introduction to Computing & Applications Software 4
Marketing 113, Principles of Marketing 3
TOTAL 18-19
*Note: Students planning to transfer should be aware that Accounting 115 does not meet the university requirement for financial and managerial accounting.

Retail Management Degree (SAC 1388)

Course Units
Accounting 010, Accounting Procedures
OR 3
Accounting 115, Survey of Accounting
Business 080, Business Mathematics 3
Business 120, Principles of Management
OR 3
Management 120, Principles of Management
Business 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior
OR 3
Management 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior
Business 222, Business Writing
OR 3
Management 122, Business Communications
Computer Science 100, The Computer & Society 3
Management 135, Human Resource Management 3
Marketing 111, Principles of Retailing 3
Marketing 113, Principles of Marketing 3
Speech Communication 101, Introduction to
 Interpersonal Communication
OR 3
Speech Communication 101H, Honors Introduction to
 Interpersonal Communication
TOTAL 30
*Note: Students planning to transfer should be aware that Accounting 115 does not meet the university requirement for financial and managerial accounting.

MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

Small Business Certificate (SAC 1294)

Course Units
Accounting 035, QuickBooks 1.5
Business 170, Principles of Small Business Management 3
Management 120, Principles of Management 3
Marketing 113, Principles of Marketing 3
Select ONE of the following courses:
Business 100, Fundamentals of Business 3
Business 171, Business Plan for Small Business 3
Business 172, Small Business Marketing & Advertising 3
TOTAL 13.5

Supervision Certificate (SAC 1497)

Course Units
Management 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior 3
Management 122, Business Communications 3
Management 120, Principles of Management
OR 3
Management 123, Supervision
Management 135, Human Resource Management 3
TOTAL 12

Human Resource Management Certificate (SAC 1290)

Course Units
Management 120, Principles of Management 3
Management 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior 3
Management 135, Human Resource Management 3
Business 105, Legal Environment of Business 3
TOTAL 12

Retail Management Certificate (SAC 2396)

The program is approved by the Western Association of Food Chains, and persons completing the prescribed courses are eligible to receive both the ECC Certificate of Competence and the WAFC Retail Management Certificate. The WAFC Retail Management Certificate is a specially recognized program designed to prepare individuals for the fast-paced retail industry. This program is also intended to help students develop an understanding of the retail manager's job and the requirements for success in the retail environment.
Course Units
Accounting 010, Accounting Procedures
OR 3
Accounting 115, Survey of Accounting
Business 080, Business Mathematics 3
Business 120, Principles of Management
OR 3
Management 120, Principles of Management
Business 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior
OR 3
Management 121, Human Relations & Organizational Behavior
Business 222, Business Writing
OR 3
Management 122, Business Communications
Computer Science 100, The Computer & Society 3
Management 135, Human Resource Management 3
Marketing 111, Principles of Retailing 3
Marketing 113, Principles of Marketing 3
Speech Communication 101, Introduction to
 Interpersonal Communication
OR 3
Speech Communication 101H, Honors Introduction to
 Interpersonal Communication
TOTAL 30