Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2016-2017

Palm Beach State College
printBusiness Administration and Management-Risk Management and Insurance Concentration AS


Business Administration & Management - Risk Management and Insurance Concentration  (AS 2039R)

ADDENDUM October 10, 2016 (action based on curriculum minutes dated March 17, 2016) - New Program Concentration


Type of Award
AS - Associate in Science


Program Website
www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Business


Program Description
This degree program is designed for the student who seeks a broad background in business, seeks to start a small business, or wants to advance in a current position.

Course content includes entrepreneurship, management and supervision, human relations, marketing and communications.


Program Learning Outcomes
For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.


Admission Requirements
Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
Complete an Application for Admission, located at
www.palmbeachstate.edu/admissions/Admissions-Applications.aspx.


Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.


Program Length
The program can be finished in two years if you attend full time or three years if you attend part time.


Location
The program is offered at Lake Worth campus.


For More Information
Juliett Tracey, traceyj@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3813


To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
General Education Credits: 24
ENC1101 College Composition 1 3
ENC1102 College Composition 2 3
  Any MAC prefix course from Mathematics - Area III 3
MAC2233 Survey of Calculus 3
SPC1017 Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3
STA2023 Statistics 3
ECO2013 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
  Any course from Humanities - Area II 3
Required Courses Credits: 24
GEB2214 Business Communications 3
ACG2022 Financial Accounting 4
ACG2071 Managerial Accounting 3
BUL2241 Business Law 1 3
CGS1100 Microcomputer Applications 3
ECO2023 Principles of Microeconomics 3
GEB1011 Introduction to Business 3
GEB2941 Business Capstone 2
Professional Core Courses Credits: 12
RMI2001 Fundamentals of Risk Management and Insurance 3
RMI2942L Fundamentals Insurance Practicum 3
RMI2212 Personal and Business Property Insurance 3
RMI2701 Agency Management and Selling Techniques 3
Total Program Credits: 60

For individualized course sequence


Employment Opportunities
Employment opportunities are very broad in scope. For more information, visit the Career Center.


Career Path Notes
Courses from this program may transfer into Palm Beach State's Bachelor of Applied Science program in Supervision and Management. For more information, see the web at www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Bachelor.

In addition, courses from this program may transfer to other colleges and universities which allow students to transfer into a four-year program. For more information, contact the college or university to which you wish to transfer.



Career Center
www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/