Business Management

Department Chair

Beloit: Darsey Offutt



Program Overview

The Business Management Program provides students with the business skills needed to be successful in a variety of career opportunities including marketing, merchandising, accounting, management and entrepreneurship. During their course of study, students explore various types of business software applications and create business and retail marketing plans. Students who successfully complete the program receive a Business Management Certificate.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the skill to journalize, post, and complete financial statements.
  • Demonstrate the skill for entry-level employment in their field.
  • Demonstrate management and entrepreneurship skills.
  • Demonstrate marketing and selling skills.
  • Demonstrate technical skills for entry-level employment.
  • Demonstrate attitudes and behavior to perform entry-level employment in a professional manner.
  • Demonstrate communication, mathematic, behavioral science, and computer literacy skills.

This program offers a seamless transition to Fort Hays State University for the following degrees:

Organizational Leadership (B.S.)

Required Courses

Course Code Course Name Credits
First Semester
BMGT-101 Leadership 3
BMGT-108 Business Management / Entrepreneurship 3
BMGT-109 Business Law Concepts 3
BT-103 Financial Accounting I 3
BMGT-115 Employability Skills 1
SS-102 Student Success Seminar 1
Second Semester
BMGT-105B Internship 1
BMGT-108 Business Management / Entrepreneurship 3
BMGT-112 Insurance Operations 3
BMGT-111 Foundations of Personal Finance 3
BMGT-117 Principles of Management 3
General Education Course Requirements
CIS-100 Computer Applications T▸ 3
MA-102 Essential Math 3
SS-100 General Psychology T▸ 3

T▸ - Course eligible for transfer to a state university.

Additional Notes:

*BT course numbers starting with 200 are for 2nd year students, Hays Campus only.

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