Sep 22, 2020  
2020-2021 Course Catalog 
2020-2021 Course Catalog

Business Management - Generalist (BGAAS)

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Award: Associate in Applied Science Degree
Program Location: Elkhorn Valley Campus, Fort Omaha Campus, Sarpy Center, South Omaha Campus, Online

This degree provides practical application of business principles to a variety of career paths. Most courses also have direct application to life experiences.

Graduation Requirements
General Education: 22.5
Major Requirements: 49.5-52.5
Elective Requirements: 27.0
Total credit hours required: 99.0 - 102.0

The following General Education courses are recommended for Business Management - Generalist (BGAAS): Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness: ENGL 1230  

Major Requirements for Business Management - Generalist

Since the core courses for the accounting and business management degrees are interchangeable, students can easily change their degree of choice during the first year of courses.

Elective Requirements for Business Management - Generalist

Business electives should be selected from ACCT, BSAD, ECON, FINA (excluding FINA 1000 ), ENTR, INSU, REES, or INFO 2805 . FINA 1200  is recommended.

Select 27 credit hrs. from the following courses:

  • Business electives 27.0 Credits


Associate in Applied Sciences General Education Requirements (22.5 credit hours)

The following are General Education requirements for an Associate in Applied Sciences degree (AAS). Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select English Level 1 course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.


Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog. 



Scientific Inquiry

1 Course     4.5-6.0 credit hrs.   

Select 1 course from list of Natural or Social Science General Education courses in the current course catalog.


*Students choosing a Social Sciences course to satisfy the Scientific Inquiry requirement should take a Humanities course to satisfy the Critical Thinking/Creativity and Social/Cultural Awareness competency.


Professionalism/Life Skills & Information Literacy

1 Course     4.5

Select one of the following courses.

  • INFO 1001   - Information Systems and Literacy
  • HMRL 1010   - Human Relations Skills
  • RDLS 1200   - College and Career Strategies

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