Atlanta Metropolitan State College
The Division of Business and Computer Science
The Division of Business and Computer Science (BCS) at Atlanta Metropolitan State College is committed to high standards of academic excellence and relevance while providing business and computer programs, services, and extra-curricular activities, which meet the dynamically challenging needs of the diverse population that the College serves.
The Center for Entrepreneurship (CFE) is a special program of the Business and Computer Science Division providing professional services and programs to businesses and residents in the metro Atlanta area. The CFE provides a wide range of courses, workshops, and services to meet the needs of the business sector, including: (1) writing business plans, (2) establishing sound fiscal practices, (3) obtaining business licensing and completing IRS documents, (4) acquiring bank loans, (5) understanding business accounting, (6) launching effective business marketing and public relations, and (6) starting profit and nonprofit businesses. More details can be obtained by the clicking the link in the left sidebar.
In accordance with the overall mission of the college, the Business Division offers three types of degree-granting business programs:
- Business and computer related transfer programs for students intending to pursue the baccalaureate degree in business field.
- Business and computer related career programs for students seeking academic preparation for employment.
- Business and computer related cooperative programs to complement vocational/technical certification in a business or computer field.
The instructional and learning activities, extra-curricular activities, and support services of the Division of Business are especially designed to develop in students a general business knowledge that is both globally and technologically relevant. The activities and services also place emphasis on the development of critical thinking, communications, and computer and information literacy skills.
In addition to the academic degree programs and services, the Division of Business also works in conjunction with other units of the college to provide services and programs for the college community, as well as for business and industry.
Division's Mission Statement
The Division of Business and Computer Science is committed to high standards of academic excellence by offering transfer, career and certificate programs in business and computer science, as well as, professional services and activities that meet the dynamic needs of the diverse population served by the division.
The Business Program is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
Dr. Vincent Mangum
Interim Dean, Business and Computer Science Division
Location: Science Lecture Building, Room 128
Associate of Science - Core Curriculum (ASCC) Program, with the following pathways to Bachelor's Programs:
- Business Administration
- Computer Information Systems
- Automated Office Management
- Business Management
- Business Technology
- Criminal Justice
- Information Technology
- Law Enforcement Leadership Academy