Business Management Technology

Business Technology

Business Management Technology Degree/A.A.S.

About the Program:

The program will prepare students for various positions in office, administrative, low- and middle- management levels of business, industry, and government.

The program is occupationally focused. Students receive technical, administrative, management, and on-the-job training.

Graduates will be able to:

  • think critically
  • solve problems
  • communicate clearly
  • collaborate with team members  
  • exhibit professionalism

Graduates of this program may apply for admission to the Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) in Business Management at Potomac State College.

Graduates of the Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) in Business Management may apply for admission to the MBA program administered through West Virginia University.

What you can do with this Degree:

This degree provides useful preparation for many entry-level, business-related occupations.

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, management occupations are expected to grow at the average rate, 6% from 2014 to 2024. *

*Source: “2014 Median Pay.” U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 17 Dec. 2015. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

Alumni Spotlight: Amanda Poland

Amanda Poland; Fort Ashby, WV

"I earned my Associate and Bachelor of Applied Science degrees from Potomac State College. My experience throughout my years at PSC have been amazing. The professors worked with my full-time employment schedule to ensure I could complete the required courses to graduate.  The teachers are inspiring, and they have a charisma that makes students excited to learn. I would highly recommend an education from Potomac State. To the faculty at PSC, you are not just a number in a classroom—you are valued student. "

What you can earn with this Degree: 

According to www.bls.gov , the annual mean wage for administrative services managers in our area is $36,130-$70,330.  Nationwide, the annual mean wage for this group is $36,130-$128,860.

 

Degree Program:

Business Management Technology

Degree Designation:

Associate of Applied Science

John Stone
Amy Weaver
Katrina Westfall