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Accounting, Business & Legal Studies


Program Code: MGT.AAS
Associate in Applied Science

Management is a people-oriented career requiring students to have an understanding of the role of management in a complex and dynamic society. For students with experience in a particular field, earning their degree in management may open up employment and promotion opportunities in various aspects of industry, commerce, specialized institutions, and government.

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Recommended Course Sequence

Below are required courses and recommended course groupings and sequences for program completion.

Courses may have prerequisite and corequisite requirements. Check course descriptions for details.

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Semester I


Students may select an alternate Computer Science (GE MST) course for which they have appropriate academic advisement and preparation in mathematics, such as CSC-106.


Students with the appropriate academic prerequisites, in consultation with their academic advisor, should select the appropriate mathematics course. MAT courses with the designation GE MST fulfills the general education elective.


Choose one course designated in the course descriptions as General Education Humanities (GE HUM).

Semester II


Students may satisfy this requirement with any HED or PED course.

Semester III


The following business electives are recommended (3 credits each):

MGT-208 Management Field Experience

MKT-201 Marketing I

Semester IV


Choose one Science course designated in the course descriptions as General Education Math, Science and Technology (GE MST) and with a BIO, CHM, PHY or SCI course code.

Total Credits 60 - 63

Contact Information

Contact Name: Aslihan Cakmak, Chairperson
Contact Phone: 732.906.2526
Contact Email: ACakmak@middlesexcc.edu
Department Web: https://www.middlesexcc.edu/business-and-computer-science

Frequently Asked Questions

Can students who major in Management transfer to a four-year college or university?

Articulation agreements with public and private institutions offer students who earn the A.A.S. degree the opportunity to transfer all of their coursework to the four-year institution. Students in specialized programs, or who earn an A.A.S. degree should discuss the transfer process with an advisor.

What will students learn if they study Management?

They establish or upgrade their managerial skills. The program is a comprehensive blend of social science theories, organizational behavior and design, classical management theories, managerial processes, functions, and decision-making.

Are there any requirements that must be satisfied before taking courses in the major?

Algebra I is a prerequisite for all majors. Algebra I competency may be verified with a passing score on the College’s placement test or by completion of the appropriate course.

How long will it take to complete this degree?

Once students complete developmental coursework (if needed), the degree can be completed in two years of full-time study. They can shorten the amount of time by taking courses in the summer and winter sessions.

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