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Applied Management Bachelors

SFCC’s Bachelor of Applied Management (BASAM) is a two-year online degree that can be added on top of any existing associate degree. This program is ideal for individuals who would like to further their education and career advancement options in business.

The BASAM program prepares students to enter their respective career fields with a bachelor's degree that provides the managerial knowledge and expertise to meet industry demand in areas such as health care, entrepreneurship, manufacturing, and fitness.

  • Adapt effective communication skills across all levels of the organization and to diverse audiences, using language, tools, concepts and managerial principles necessary to achieve desired outcomes within specific professional contexts (e.g., healthcare management or manufacturing).
  • Identify and appraise human behavior and psychology in an organizational setting.
  • Think critically and creatively when making decisions within a managerial context.
  • Integrate sound ethical principles related to managerial behaviors.
  • Develop and/or improve management and leadership strategies within the organizational contexts.
  • Successfully analyze and synthesize information for effective planning and decision-making.
  • Facilitate a group- or team-based approach to problem solving.
  • Apply the principles of successful human resource development to design programs which maximize the human potential within the organization.
  • Apply ethical and legal principles related to employee relationships to improve organizational outcomes.
  • Apply the principles of accounting and financial management to solve problems within the organizational context.
  • Demonstrate competence in current and emerging information technologies.

You and your advisor will use this program map as a starting point in creating your own personal education plan, customized to your needs. We meet you where you are and help you reach your goals.

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Total Credits: 90

First Quarter

Course ID
Course Title
Credits
BMGT 341
Applied Principles of Management
5
BMGT 342
Project Management
5
CMST 320
Professional Communication
5
Total Credits
 
15
 

Second Quarter

Course ID
Course Title
Credits
CMST 430
Organizational Communication
5
MATH 300
Mathematical Modeling for Applied Science
5
PSYC 333
Motivation
5
Total Credits
 
15
 

Third Quarter

Course ID
Course Title
Credits
ACCT 320
Accounting and Finance for Managers
5
BMGT 344
Business Information Systems
5
ENGL 335
Technical and Professional Writing
5
Total Credits
 
15
 

Fourth Quarter

Course ID
Course Title
Credits
BMGT 428
Human Resource Management
5
CMST 227
Intercultural Communication
5
Choose 1 course from:
ASTR& 101
Introduction to Astronomy
5
ENVS& 101
Intro to Environmental Science
5
PHYS 100
Introductory Physics
5
Total Credits
 
15
 

Fifth Quarter

Course ID
Course Title
Credits
PHIL 330
Professional Ethics
5
Choose 1 course from:
BMGT 343
Logistics and Inventory Control
5
BMGT 350
Marketing for Managers
5
BMGT 435
Operations Management
5
Choose 1 course from:
ASTR& 100
Survey of Astronomy
5
GEOL 116
Environmental Geology
5
GEOL& 100
Survey of Earth Science
5
Total Credits
 
15
 

Sixth Quarter

Course ID
Course Title
Credits
Choose 1 course from:
BMGT 430
Manufacturing Management
5
BMGT 440
Health Care Management
5
BMGT 450
Entrepreneurship
5
Choose 1 course from:
BMGT 325
Legal Issues for Managers
5
BMGT 441
Health Care Operations
5
BMGT 445
Applied Professional Sales
5
Choose 1 course from:
BMGT 491
Capstone Project
5
BMGT 492
Business Management Internship
5
Total Credits
 
15
 

You and your advisor will use the Program Map located on this page to create a personal education plan customized to your interests and goals, your start quarter, full- or part-time status, any prior credits you have, and the classes available each quarter.

For an up-to-date list of all classes that satisfy the requirements for your degree or certificate, click here, then select the specific degree or certificate you are pursuing.

  • Tuition

  • Resident

    $
    35,328
  • Non-Resident

    $
    44,220
  • International

    $
    98,760
  • Max. Books

    $
    702
  • Max. Course Fees

    $
    N/A
  • Institutional Fees

    $
    N/A

These dollar amounts reflect the total cost of completing the program. More details
All dollar figures appearing below reflect the total cost of completing the program described by the Typical Student Schedule located on this web page, which are for the current graduation requirements of this program. Exact totals may vary depending on the catalog requirements you are following, if you have transferred in courses, or if you have been granted substitutions.

Tuition, program fees, and course fees are for the current academic year, as approved by the Community Colleges of Spokane Board of Trustees. Tuition and fees are subject to change by the Washington State Legislature and/or the Community Colleges of Spokane Board of Trustees.

Resident tuition is what Washington residents pay. Non-Resident tuition is what out-of-state students pay. International tuition is what out-of-country students pay. For clarification on residency, see Determining your Residency Status.

Avg. Books & Supplies: $942 for an academic year.
The cost for books and course-related material is an estimate based on the Washington Financial Aid Association’s annual student budget. The actual cost of textbooks and course-related supplies can vary widely depending on your program of study and the options you have for obtaining textbooks and other course material.

Program Fees are one-time costs required for the program that are not included in course fees or in tuition. These fees include things like tools, equipment, and uniforms. Only a few programs have program fees.

Max. Course Fees cover the cost of special equipment and materials needed to complete coursework. These fees are not included in tuition. Not all courses have fees and the actual costs that a student pays will vary depending on the courses taken.

Institutional Fees cover a variety of services for students, such as class registration, technology support, health clinic services, bus passes, and more. Most of these fees are instituted after a vote by the student body.

  • Mike Allen
    Mike Allen
    General Business
    B.A., M.B.A., Eastern Washington University
    Mike.Allen@scc.spokane.edu
    509-533-8902
  • Karl Andreasson
    Karl Andreasson
    Psychology
    B.A., Umea University, Umea, Sweden; M.A., Lund University, Lund, Sweden; Ph.D., Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
    Karl.Andreasson@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3613
  • Brent Booth
    Brent Booth
    General Business
    A.A., North Idaho College; B.A., Washington State University; M.B.A., University of Montana; Ph.D, Northcentral University
    Brent.Booth@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3699
  • Jackie Franklin
    Jackie Franklin
    Accounting
    A.A.S., Spokane Falls Community College; B.A., Gonzaga University; M.B.A., Eastern Washington University; CPA
    Jackie.Franklin@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3887
  • Stephanie Freeman
    Stephanie Freeman
    Adjunct Academic Employee
    B.B.A., M.B.A., Gonzaga University; M.I.T. Whitworth University
    Stephanie.Freeman@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-4144
  • Khalil Islam-Zwart
    Khalil Islam-Zwart
    Communication Studies Instruct
    B.A., M.A., Eastern Washington University; Additional studies, Washington State University
    Khalil.Islam-Zwart@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3267
  • John Pigott
    John Pigott
    Adjunct Academic Employee
    John.Pigott@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3910
  • Nancy Schmidt
    Nancy Schmidt
    Adjunct Academic Employee
    Nancy.Schmidt@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-599-3503
  • Ryan Simmons
    Ryan Simmons
    English
    B.A., University of Idaho; M.A., Ph.D., Washington State University
    Ryan.Simmons@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3614
  • Marc Sowder
    Marc Sowder
    Adjunct Academic Employee
    Marc.Sowder@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3704
  • David Weise
    David Weise
    ADJUNCT ACADEMIC EMPLOYEE
    David.Weise@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3464
  • Peter Wildman
    Peter Wildman
    Mathematics
    B.A., Occidental College; M.S., New Mexico State University; Additional studies: California State University Los Angeles
    Peter.Wildman@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3481

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Jackie Franklin

Department Chair
Jackie.Franklin@sfcc.spokane.edu
509-533-3887