Denver, Colorado (PressExposure) July 18, 2012 -- In a move that will provide a wider choice of careers to its business graduates, CollegeAmerica has rolled out its Associate's of Applied Science in Business Management and Accounting degree with an emphasis in Retail Sales Management.
The program is focused on preparing graduates for a career in the world of retailing, while providing them a solid foundation in other business functions like accounting, finance, marketing, etc., so they have a larger variety of employment options.
The diverse skills that graduates of CollegeAmerica's degree program in business management and accounting acquire include decision making, critical thinking, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills, and other such proficiencies required to function in a business environment.
The retail sales management part of the program helps graduates develop competencies that allow them to pursue entry- to mid-level positions in a retail setting. From coaching students in retail industry trends and sales strategies to training them in people management and customer support, the program covers different facets of the retail sales profession.
Courses such as Introduction to Retail Sales Management, Procurement, Logistics, and Merchandising, and Managing Retail Teams, among others, are essential parts of the curriculum of this business management and accounting degree.
Students are also required to complete courses such as Accounting, Economics, Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Business Law, and others in topics that are typically part of such business programs.
The scheduled program length is 20 months at CollegeAmerica. Alternatively, the school offers a flexible schedule that allows students to graduate in less than normal completion time, or 15 months, to be precise.
However, this AAS degree in Business Management & Accounting is available on campus as well. Applicants can choose between CollegeAmerica's Denver and Fort Collins campuses in Colorado or its campus in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
Admission Consultants and Financial Advisors are available to help candidates at every step of the way during the enrollment process--from familiarizing them with the facility of their choice to developing a personalized financial plan for them.
For details on CollegeAmerica's Associate's of Applied Science in Business Management and Accounting degree with an emphasis in Retail Sales Management, call 1-888-220-5449 or visit http://www.collegeamerica.edu/ for more information.