Organizational Management BAS - Planning Guide

Public Safety Management Specialization

This degree is designed for students who hold an A.S. degree from a regionally accredited institution. Students with an A.A. degree will be admitted on a case-by-case basis.

*A.S. degree holding students:

arrow
Credit
Hours
60

*A.A. degree holding students

arrow
General Education BAS Requirements
arrow

Students who completed an A.S. degree and
who have not completed 36 credits of general
education course work 
must select the remaining 
sufficient general education courses to meet the College
requirement for each discipline area. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

Discipline Title Credits
 AREA 1 Communications 9 credit hours
 AREA 2 Mathematics 6 credit hours
 AREA 3 Natural Science 7 credit hours
 AREA 4 Humanities 6 credit hours
 AREA 5 Social/Behavioral Science 8 credit hours

            See the College Catalog Associate in Arts Degree General 
            Education Requirements to determine course selections.



21

Tech Concentration BAS Requirements
arrow

Students who completed an A.A.
degree 
must complete 21 credits of
Career Technical Courses to satisfy the
Technical Concentration requirements.
Select courses in a career area.

Technical Concentration courses must come from major core or options within an A.S. degree or college credit certificate and preclude an general education courses.

Speak to the BAS Program Specialist for guidance on course selection.

Common Required Core
(complete all 8 courses)

24
 
 Course
 Title
 
 
ACG 
3024
Accounting for Managers 3  
BUL 
3130
Legal, Ethical, and Social Aspects of Business  3  
COM
3120
Organizational Communication
3  
ECP
3703
Managerial Economics 3  
MAN
3240
Organizational Behavior 3  
MAN
3303
Management & Leadership 3  
MAN
4301
Human Resource Management 3  
QMB
3250
Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions 3  

Public Safety Specialization
(Take all five courses)

15 
 
DSC
3079
Foundations of Public Safety 3  
DSC
3215
Emergency Planning 3  
DSC
3226
National Incident Planning 3  
DSC
4016
Public Safety Policy and Law
3  
DSC
4710
Public Safety Management Capstone
3  
**Foreign Language as a graduation requirement    
Total BAS Upper Division Credits
A minimum of 39 credits at 3000 and/or 4000 level courses must be completed.
The remaining 21 credit hours of upper division credits may include 1000 to 4000 level.
60
 
*Associate Degree (Lower Division) Transfer Credits
60
 
Total Credits
120
 
Note: Successfully complete the Florida foreign language requirement: two high school credits or at least eight college credits or demonstration of proficiency in a single foreign language. American Sign Language is acceptable. Foreign language taken at the college level does not satisfy the General Education or Technical Concentration credits.