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Associate of Applied Science

Self-Employment represents 10.9% of the Mat-Su Borough workforce according to Alaska Economic Trends, May 2010. The Small Business Administration AAS provides a solid foundation for stating one’s own business.

Students develop skills in:

  1. Small business operations
  2. Human resources
  3. Budgeting, cash flow planning and financing
  4. Production
  5. Small business start-up
  6. Fundamentals of selling and marketing

Graduates can:

  1. Advance their career
  2. Start their own business

General and Executive Managers coordinate the production and distribution of goods and services.

In smaller offices, managers handle most or all of the major components of a business:

  1. Research
  2. Planning
  3. Quality Assurance
  4. Legal
  5. Marketing
  6. Finance
  7. Logistics
  8. Human Relations