2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    May 11, 2021  
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Management AAS Program Fact Sheet

What is a Business Manager?

The Business Management degree prepares student currently in management, and students anticipating career changes into management, for advanced positions in a variety of business and industries.  The Business Management program includes management and accounting courses and college-level general education courses.  Graduates of the program receive a degree in Business Management with a concentration in general management, Human Resources Management, Logistics, or Operations Management. 

Degrees and Certificates?
  • Business Management, AAS
  • Business Management, Diploma
  • Human Resource Specialist, Certificate
  • Logistics Management Specialist, Certificate
  • Management and Leadership Specialist, Certificate
Prerequisite Courses
  1. FYES 1000  
  2. Degree level proficiency is required to take degree level General Education courses.
  3. Diploma level proficiency in English and reading are required to take MGMT technical courses. Please refer to course descriptions in the online catalog for specific prerequisites.
Length of Program Degree: 5 semesters
63 semester hours
Semester Program Begins Spring, summer or fall semester
Application Process Applicants to the Business Management program must meet all Admission requirements, complete an application and pay the application fee. Individuals apply to Gwinnett Technical College at GwinnettTech.edu, submit all transcripts from high school and previous college work, and take the ACCUPLACER test, if required.
Program Deadlines You may enter in the fall, spring, or summer semester.
For more information, contact: Trudy Dunson, lead instructor, TDunson@GwinnettTech.edu, 678-226-6435.
For admission and enrollment, contact: Enrollment Support Center in Building 100 at the Lawrenceville campus, or Building A at the Alpharetta-North Fulton campus, or email BusinessArtDesignTeam@GwinnettTech.edu.

Quick Facts

(This data was compiled from www.OneToOnline.org.)

Title                             Median Pay
General and Operations Managers            $97,000 annual
First-Line Supervisors            $57,000 annual
Human Resource Manager            $104,000 annual
Human Resource Specialist            $58,000 annual
Training and Development Manager            $102,000 annual
Training and Development Specialist            $58,000 annual
Transportation Manager            $87,000 annual
Purchasing Manager            $108,000 annual
Purchasing Agent            $62,000 annual