Associate of Arts (A.A.)

Program Objective

The PSU Associate of Arts in Beauty Management degree program (A.A.B.M.) is designed for those who want to develop business and management skills within the makeup and beauty industry.  It combines the practical applications of makeup with basic accounting, managerial and marketing tools of the business enterprise, and it addresses the general education necessary for a degree in higher education. 

Graduation Requirements

The A.A.B.M. degree is conferred upon completion of a minimum of ninety (90) units of quarterly credit.  A minimum GPA of 2.00 is required.  The requirements can be summarized as follows:

 

Description

B.B.A.

G.E. Courses

Core Courses

Major Courses

Beauty Mgnt Electives

28 units

24 units

20 units

18 units

TOTAL

90 units

A.A. in Beauty Management

 

UNITS

G.E. REQUIREMENTS Refer to A.A. G.E. Requirement List

28

BUSINESS CORE COURSES (6 courses)

24

AC102A

General Accounting 1

4

AC102B

General Accounting 2

4

BL101

Business Law 1

4

BU200

Principles of Management

4

IS100

Introduction to Computer Information Systems

4

MK200

Principles of Marketing

4

MAJOR COURSES

20

BM100

Intro to Beauty Management

4

BM101

Intro to Study of Beauty Color Design

4

BM102

Intro to Study of Beauty Culture

4

BM103

Intro to Beauty Counseling and Customer Management

4

BM200

Seminar on Brand Management Strategies

4

Beauty Mgnt ELECTIVES (nine courses)

18

TOTAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENT UNITS

90

Beauty Management Elective Course List*

A.A. IN B. M. ELECTIVE COURSES

UNITS

BM110

Intro to Body Art Workshop

2

BM120

Intro to Study of Skin Analysis

2

BM130

Intro to Makeup with Special Effects

2

BM140

Intro to Study on Hair Coloring

2

BM150

Intro to Scalp and Hair Management

2

BM160

Intro to Study on Nail & Nail Art

2

BM170

Intro to Fashion Consulting

2

BM180

Intro to Beauty Internet Commerce & Marketing

2

BM210

Seminar on Creative Hair Design

2

BM220

Seminar on Product Innovation

2

BM230

Seminar on Corporate Beauty Management & Business

2

BM240

Seminar on Beauty Research on Emerging Markets

2

BM290

Special Topics and Independent Study

2

*available only to Beauty Mgnt students