Associate of Arts in Management
American Public University System

Program Details

The associate’s degree in Management from APU online has been created with input from industry business leaders and is aligned with the standards of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Students can choose from two tracks within this degree program – Human Resources or Retail Management.

Students will learn important critical thinking, problem solving, and communication skills. Classes in this online Business Management associate’s degree program examine the key concepts, methods, and practices used to manage human capital within an organization. Graduates will understand the theoretical concepts and practical skills required to be an effective leader in the workplace.

Topics studied in this major include:

  • Human relations
  • Principles of supervision
  • Fundamentals of ethics
  • Organizational or retail organization fundamentals

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Applicaton Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.