Arapahoe Community College

2014-2015 Catalog

Retail Management AAS

Associate of Applied Science Degree

CIP 521803 (RMNG)

This program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills to advance into management positions in the retail industry or to improve their current retail managerial skills. The program provides students with the business background needed to interact with vendors, handle marketing and strategic planning as well as manage staff.

Admission Requirements

  • Admission to Arapahoe Community College

Program Requirements

General Education Courses

(15 credit hours)

BUS 226

Business Statistics OR

 

MAT 107

Career Math OR

 

MAT 108

Technical Mathematics OR

 

MAT 112

Financial Math OR

 

MAT 120

Mathematics for Liberal Arts (GT-MA1) OR higher

3 or 4

CIS 115

Introduction to Computer Information Systems OR

 

CIS 118

Introduction to PC Applications

3

COM 115

Public Speaking OR

 

COM 125

Interpersonal Communications

3

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1 )OR

 

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)

3

ENG 121

English Composition I (GT-CO1)

3

Major Courses

(30 credit hours)

BUS 115

Introduction to Business

3

BUS 217

Business Communication and Report Writing

3

MAN 116

Principles of Supervision

3

MAN 128

Human Relations in Organizations

3

MAN 224

Leadership

3

MAN 225

Managerial Finance

3

MAN 226

Principles of Management

3

MAR 111

Principles of Sales

3

MAR 117

Principles of Retailing

3

MAR 160

Customer Service

3

Elective Courses

(15 credit hours)

Students must choose 15 credit hours from the following:

ACC 101

Fundamentals of Accounting OR

 

ACC 121

Accounting Principles I

3-4

BUS 216

Legal Environment of Business

3

BUS 241

Cultural Diversity in Business

3

MAN 200

Human Resource Management I

3

MAN 212

Negotiation and Conflict Management

3

MAN 215

Organizational Behavior

3

MAN 230

Corporate Responsibility

3

MAN 240

Strategic Management

3

MAR 216

Principles of Marketing

3

MAR 235

Consumer Behavior

3

MAR 245

Sales Management

3

MAR 287

Cooperative Education/ Internship

3

Total

60 credit hours

Graduation Requirements

  • To graduate, students must apply for graduation and complete the graduation survey (available via myACC). (form available at www.arapahoe.edu/graduation)
  • After applying for graduation, all correspondence to a student about the status of their program conferral will be sent to their student email address only.
  • As a graduate of a Career and Technical Education program you will be contacted by an ACC employee in approximately six months to verify your employment information. This information gathering is a federal requirement to ensure that ACC receives certain federal funding.

2014-2015 Catalog

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