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Out-of-State Transfer
Curricula
   Admin. of Justice - AA
   Admin. of Justice - AAS
   Admin. of Justice -
      AAS - BAS Track
   Administrative Information
      Services - AAS

   Advertising Design - AAS
   AGEC-A - Cert
   AGEC-B - Cert
   AGEC-S - Cert
   Agribusiness - AA
   Agriculture - AA
   Anthropology - AA
   Art - AA
   Art Education - AA
   Automotive Parts
      Specialist - Cert

   Automotive Service
      Technology - AAS
   Automotive Technician - Cert
   Basic Peace Officer
      Academy - Cert

   Biological Science - AS
   Bookkeeping - Cert
   Business - AAS
   Business Admin. - ABus
   Business Education - AA
   Business Programming/
       Database Support - Cert
   Chemistry - AS
   CNC Machining - Cert
   Computer Assisted Design & 
      Drafting Technology - AAS
   Computer Assisted Design & 
      Drafting Tech. I - Cert
   Computer Assisted Design & 
      Drafting Tech. II - Cert
   Computer Information
      Specialist - AAS
   Computer Information
      Systems - ABus
  
Computer Systems &
      Applications AAS
   Computer Technology - AAS
      - BAS Track
   Early Childhood Edu. - AAS
   Early Childhood Edu. - Cert
   Early Childhood Dev. -
      Family Child Care - Cert

   Early Childhood Dev. -
      Infant/Toddler - Cert
   Early Childhood Dev. -
      Preschool - Cert
   Education-Elementary - AA
   Education-Secondary - AA  
   Emergency Medical Tech. -
      Basic - Cert

   Emergency Medical Tech. -
      Intermediate - Cert

   Emergency Medical Tech. -
      Paramedic - Cert

   English - AA
   Forestry - AA
   General Studies - AGS
   Geology - AS
   Health & Phys. Ed. - AA
   History - AA
   Home Health Aide - Cert
   Laboratory Assistant - Cert
   Languages - AA
   Law Enforcement Office 
      Assistant - Cert
   Law Enforcement
      Technology - Cert

   Liberal Studies - AA
   Licensed Practical Nurse
      - Cert

   Machine Shop Tech. - AAS
   Machine Technology - Cert
   Mathematics - AA
   Mathematics - AS
   Media Communications
      - Cert

   Medical Assistant - Cert
   Medical Transcription - Cert
   Music - AA
   Nursing - AAS
   Nursing Assistant - Cert
   Office Assistant - Cert
   Paramedicine - AAS
   Patient Care Tech. - Cert
   Physics - AS
   Political Science - AA
   Pre-Chiropractic
      Medicine - AS

   Pre-Engineering - AS
   Pre-Law - AA
   Pre-Medical Science - AS
   Pre-Nursing - AS
   Pre-Optometry - AS
   Pre-Pharmacy - AA
   Pre-Physical Therapy - AA
   Programming - Cert
   Psychology - AA
   Small Business Mgmt - AAS
   Small Business
      Proprietor - Cert

   Small Computer
      Networking - Cert

   Sociology - AA
   Technology Education - AA
   Tech-Prep Administrative
      Information Services - AAS

   Tech-Prep CAD & Drafting
      Tech - AAS

   Theatre and Cinematic
      Arts - AA

   Web Master - Cert
   Wildlife Biology - AS
   Word Processing Specialist -
      Cert
Course Descriptions
   Administration of Justice
   Administrative Information
      Services

   Agriculture
   Anthropology
   Art
   Astronomy
   Automotive Technology
   Biological Science
   Building Construction
   Business
   Business Administration
   Chemistry
   Commercial Drivers License
   Computers
   Cooperative Education
   Counseling
   Dance
   Drafting Technology
   Early Childhood Dev.
   Early Childhood Education
   Education
   Electronic Technology
   Emergency Medical
      Technology

   Engineering
   English
   Family and Consumer
      Resources
   Fire Science
   French
   Geology
   German
   Health & Physical Education
   Health Care Education
   History
   Industrial Arts
   Japanese
   Languages
   Machine Shop
   Mathematics
   Media Communications
   Music
   Nursing
   Office Technology
   Philosophy
   Physics & Astronomy
   Political Science
   Psychology
   Sign Language
   Small Business Mgmt
   Sociology
   Spanish
   Speech Communications
   Technical Education
   Theatre & Cinematic Arts
Disclosures
   Accommodation for
      Students with Disabilities
   College Financial Condition
   Disclosure of Graduation
     Rates

   EEO/Affirmative Action
   Equity in Athletics
   Facilities
   Family Educational Rights &
      Privacy Act
   Notification of Occupational
      Opportunities
   Program to Prevent Illicit
      Drugs & Abuse of Alcohol
   Residency & Student Status
   Return of Title IV Federal 
      Student Aid Policy
   Security & Safety
   Sexual Harassment
   Social Security Number Use
   Veterans Information
   Voter Registration Forms

Chronological Listing
of Catalog Changes

   Through 08/02
   09/02 to 11/03
   12/03 to 01/04
   02/04 to 04/04

 

Business Course Descriptions

Explanation of Course Description Items

(for more business courses, see Business Administration and Small Business Management)

BUS 101
Fundamentals of Accounting
3 credits
Offered every fall and spring semester
Concurrent enrollment in BUA 230 not permitted

An accounting and record keeping course of practical value to many people at home or in business. Covers theory of debits and credits of most common accounts, the trial balance, and financial reports. Students with aptitude in bookkeeping who plan to continue in accounting should take BUA 230, 240, 250, instead.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 111
Business Mathematical Calculations
3 credits
GE category: AAS degree only

Offered every fall and spring semester
Prerequisite: Placement test or equivalent
Instruction and practice in fundamental business operations. Begins with basic mathematical operations and then continues through payroll, banking, interest, income tax, and other areas of business mathematics. Recommend that student score 20 or better on math placement exam.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 121
Fundamentals of Economics
3 credits
GE category: AAS degree only

Offered upon request
A one-semester survey to acquaint the student with selected economic principles and their relationship to current economic problems. May fulfill one semester requirement in economics.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 143

Real Estate Fundamentals
6 credits
Offered upon request
To give the student an overview of Real Estate Fundamentals and prepare the student to pass the State of Arizona Real Estate test.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 160
Communication for the Occupations
3 credits

GE category: AAS degree only
Offered every fall and spring semester
Prerequisite: ENG 100 or higher
The study of oral and written communication in the occupational setting.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 180

BUS 181

BUS 182

BUS 190

BUS 191

BUS 205
Computerized Accounting with QuickBooks
1 credit

Offered every fall and spring semester
Activity/Personal Enrichment
Prerequisites: BUS 101 or BUA 230 and BUA 250; and CMP 101 or CMP 103
Designed to assist students and small business owners in performing accounting tasks by using a computer software package designed specifically for accounting purposes. Students will develop skills to operate a computer to implement the following functions: recording transactions, generating financial and management reports, setting up and maintaining a system, and developing business budgets.  The course utilizes the QuickBooks accounting software.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 251
Human Relations
3 credits

Offered every fall and spring semester
Emphasizes application of basic psychological principles to the understanding and influencing of human behavior, particularly in personal and business relationships.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

BUS 264

BUS 265

BUS 266

BUS 297
Workshop
1 to 6 credits

Offered upon request
Activity/Personal Enrichment
Designed to meet a variety of needs for students in Business.

BUS 298
Workshop
1 to 3 credits

Offered upon request
Activity/Personal Enrichment
Designed to meet a variety of needs for students in Business.

BUS 299
Independent Study
1 to 3 credits

Offered upon request
Activity/Personal Enrichment
Design and execution of original projects under faculty supervision.