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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 starting one’s own business.

Students develop skills in:

  • Small business operations
  • Human resources
  • Budgeting, cash flow planning and financing
  • Production
  • Small business start-up
  • Fundamentals of selling and marketing

Graduates can:

  • Advance their career
  • 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:

  • Research
  • Planning
  • Quality Assurance
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Logistics
  • Human Relations