Management Program Description


A.A. Management

Certificate of Achievement

Management In Business Program Disclosure

Program Description

This broad-based management program offers introductory courses as well as more specialized ones ranging from studies of the standard corporate organization to analyzing the small business.

Managers help organizations achieve their objectives through effective planning, organizing, directing, and controlling. The management program attempts to develop an understanding of the importance and diversity of its related fields.

This program prepares students for entry into a company management training program and upgrades the skills of those already working in industry, allowing them to advance to supervisory positions. Students planning vocations in personnel services or analyst positions in state or federal government service should also consider this degree program.

Career Opportunities

  • Branch Manager
  • Department Manager
  • First-line Supervisor
  • Office Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Shift Supervisor
  • Small Business Owner/Manager

Some Career Opportunities may require more than two years of college study.


  • Additional training in courses acceptable as electives for civil service professional occupations
  • Hands-on experience in the use of computers for business purposes
  • Opportunities for work experience in local industry, business, and government
  • A lab with tutorial assistance

Note to Transfer Students:
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a CRC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that CRC requires for an associate’s degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.

For information about the student learning outcomes for this program, see