General Technology - Business Emphasis, AAS


Program Description

The Associate of Applied Science in General Technology (A.A.S.) - Business emphasis, prepares students for entry-level business careers and small business ownership.  The content incorporates related general education requirements, essential business courses and a technical content specific to entrepreneurship management.  

Program Curriculum

63 credits

General Education & Institutional Requirements

The required General Education courses for the Associate of Applied Science degree at Utah Tech include a course in English, Quantitative Reasoning and Human Relations. 

General Education Requirement
ENGL 1010Introduction to Writing (EN)3-4
or ENGL 1010D Introduction to Writing (EN)
BUS 1370Human Relations3
or COMM 2110 Interpersonal Communication (SS, GC)
Complete one of the following: Quantitative Course
MATH 1010Intermediate Algebra4
MATH 1030Quantitative Reasoning (MA)3
MATH 1040Introduction to Statistics (MA)3
MATH 1050College Algebra / Pre-Calculus (MA)4
STAT 2040Business Statistics3
Business Emphasis Requirements
ACCT 2010Financial Accounting3
ISA 2010Proficiency in Excel & SQL3
ECON 1010Economics of Social Issues (SS, GC)3
or ECON 2010 Micro Economics (SS, GC)
FIN 1750Personal Finance: Financial Citizenship in Social and Economic Systems (SS, GC)2-3
or BUS 1010 Introduction to Business
or SSC 1010 Trailblazer Connections
DES 2100Design Thinking3
MGMT 2600Entrepreneurship3
MGMT 2640Small Business Management3
MGMT 2990RSeminar in Entrepreneurship1
Recommended elective for Computer Proficiency:
CIS 1200Computer Literacy3
Technical Specialty
Complete the following: 30 technical specialty credits 130

Graduation Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 63 college-level credits (1000 and above).
  2. Complete at least 20 semester hours of credits at Utah Tech for institutional residency.
  3. Grade of C- or better earned in every course.
  4. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher.