KCC’s Associate in Applied Science in Business Management degree is one of six online associate degrees offered at KCC! To apply to the online program, contact KCC’s Admissions Office at 269-965-4153 or [email protected].
Kellogg Community College’s Business Management Program provides a relevant curriculum that prepares students for entry-level leadership positions or for transfer to programs at four-year colleges or universities. The Business Management degree option is best suited for individuals willing to work their way up in an organization while applying skills from the program. Relevant soft skills gained from this program are communication, critical thinking and team building. Technical skills learned are financial, data and economic competence.
Business Management students at KCC will gain a better understanding of the various roles of managers and how their decisions impact their firms. Most courses in the Business Management Program are offered online as well as through traditional instruction in classes on campus.
KCC offers an Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Management and a Business Management Certificate. The sequence of classes recommended for full-time students seeking each credential follows.
For more information about KCC’s Business Management Program, see:
- Associate of Applied Science in Business Management
- Associate of Applied Science in Business Management – ONLINE
- Statewide Articulation Transfer Map – Associate of Applied Science in Business Management Transfer Pathway
Advising & Transfer
View transfer guides outlining opportunities for students looking to transfer their KCC credits to a four-year institution. Contact Academic Advising at 269-965-4124 or [email protected] to schedule an appointment to plot a personal transfer plan.
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Business Management Certificate
KCC’s Business Management Certificate is designed for individuals currently in the business field who, because of added responsibilities, realize a need to develop additional leadership, organization and communication skills.
|Business Management Certificate Courses|
|ACCO 101: General Accounting|
|BUAD 101: Intro to Business|
|BUAD 201: Business Law|
|BUAD 274: Organizational Behavior|
|ECON 201: Principles of Economics-MACRO** OR ECON 202: Principles of Economics-MICRO**|
|OIT 130: Office Procedures/Keyboarding 1|
|OIT 161: Applications Software|
Business Management Careers
Many students who pursue an associate degree in Business Management will continue their studies in a bachelor’s degree program after transferring to a four-year college or university, and KCC’s degree option is designed to place graduates at a junior-level standing at their transfer institution. Business Management students who plan to move directly into the workforce can also benefit from the program’s valuable business training, which will qualify them for a variety of entry-level positions in business.
Possible job titles for graduates with an education in business management include:
- Customer Relations Associate
- Inside Sales Associate
- Outside Sales Associate
- Retail Sales Associate
- Sales Associate
Projected Job Outlook & Salary Information
For the latest employment and wage estimates for business management careers in Michigan, visit the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics website at www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes_mi.htm.
Why Business Management at KCC?
KCC’s Business Management program is designed to provide students with the fundamentals and knowledge needed to successfully enter and/or continue in the field of business.