Retail Management (APRM)
Associate in Applied Science Degree
Program is also available online.
This program emphasizes both the theoretical knowledge and the practical skills needed
to succeed in both customer-facing and behind-the-scenes jobs in any type of retail
setting. The curriculum was developed with input from industry experts and topics
include the role of retailing in the supply chain, retailing formats and locations,
organizational structure and key positions, growth and expansion, consumer communication,
and brands and private labels. Student also learn about productivity, operational
and financial measures, purchasing and inventory control, pricing schemes, and merchandise
layout and presentation.
Students will take restricted electives toward completing a certificate as part of the program requirement in one of the following areas (9-16 credits): Accounting for Business Certificate, Human Resource Management (HRM) Certificate, Business Sales and Marketing Certificate, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Certificate, Management Advanced Certificate or a Certificate or Degree in any occupational/technical area.
Eastern Michigan University, BBA degree
Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: Articulation Agreements.
(Items marked with an icon are available online.)
|BMG 228||Purchasing and Inventory Control||3|
|MTH 125||or||Everyday College Math|
|MTH 160||or||Basic Statistics|
|Elective(s)||Math Any math level 4 or higher course||3|
|COM 101||or||Fundamentals of Speaking|
|COM 102||Interpersonal Communication||3|
|Restricted Elective(s) 2: Choose a course toward completion of selected certificate.||3|
|BMG 230||Principles of Management||3|
|BMG 295||Supply Chain Field Studies||2|
|Elective(s)||Natural Sciences with Lab||3|
|Elective(s)||Arts and Humanities 2||3|
|Restricted Elective(s) 4 0-7 credits: Choose course(s) toward completion of selected certificate as needed.||0|
|MTA Elective(s) (0-2 credits) to reach minimum 30 MTA credits||2|
- Total Credits Required