Salt Lake City, UT (PressExposure) May 14, 2012 -- Independence University has now rolled out an Associate of Science in Business degree with a Property Management emphasis for individuals looking for interesting careers in the field of business.
The focus of the degree, which is delivered fully online, is to provide students a deep understanding of the different functional areas of business, economic concepts, and management principles. The program also seeks to develop their decision-making, analytic thinking, and leadership skills.
The property management part of the program trains students in different aspects of personal property or fixed asset management for a variety of clients, which can include government agencies, private industries, educational institutions, medical facilities, etc.
As a result, the curriculum of this degree includes courses that are specific to personal property management, such as Property Management Fundamentals, Intermediate Property Management, Property Management Applications, Federal and Contractor-Focused Property Management, etc.
Additionally, students also have to complete courses that are typically part of a business program, such as Accounting, Economics, Business Law, Business Ethics, Business Communications, Personal Finance, Principles of Management, etc.
Once they graduate from this associate's business degree program, they may qualify for a variety of entry-level business roles.
The program is spread over 24 months at Independence University, and anyone who has a high school diploma or GED certificate is eligible to seek admission to it. Since this program is offered online, applicants must have access to a reliable Internet connection and complete an online readiness test administered by the college.
Independence University is a participant in the federal financial aid program for college students, so candidates seeking enrollment at IU can apply for the scholarships, grants, and loans offered by the federal government for which they may be eligible.
The college also offers help in the form of financial advisors who help to calculate the cost of college and find financing options for students.
For details on Independence University's online Associate of Science in Business degree with a Property Management emphasis, call 1-888-752-6177 or visit http://www.independence.edu/ for more information.