Marketing Management FAQs

Program Format

How long will it take to complete the program?

Students pursuing an Associate degree can complete the program in two years if students:

  • have already assessed into ENGL& 101 or completed the course prerequisites for ENGL& 101
  • attend full-time during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of the academic year
  • successfully complete all course requirements with satisfactory grades
  • sequence their course prerequisites appropriately (see an academic advisor for help if needed)

Students pursuing a certificate can complete the program in two to three quarters depending on the number of credits contained in the certificate if students:

  • do not have to complete additional prerequisites to enter courses included in the certificate
  • attend full-time during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of the academic year
  • successfully complete all course requirements with satisfactory grades
  • sequence their course prerequisites appropriately (see an academic advisor for help if needed)

Course Selection

Will I need any math and English?

  • ENGLISH: Yes. This degree require that students complete at least one English course, ENGL& 101.
  • MATH: Students are not required to take any math classes for this degree. However, if the student chooses to take an elective with math prerequisite, the student will have to take the math placement test and/or complete a math course.

What should I take my first quarter at Bellevue College?

If this is your first time in college, you are required to meet with an academic or faculty advisor in the Student Services building. During this meeting, your advisor will help you pick the most appropriate classes to begin your time here at Bellevue College. For more information about how to prepare for new student advising and for available times, please see the New Student Advising webpage.

If this is not your first time in college and you require guidance on how to choose your courses, please call the front desk at 425-564-2311 in order to schedule an in-person or phone appointment with an advisor. During this meeting, the advisor can review your unofficial transcripts and discuss possible courses to take during your first quarter.

Which courses can count towards the “Science lab elective”?

  • Anthropology 215
  • Astronomy 101, 201
  • Biology 100, 108, 150, 160, 162, 211, 212, 213, 241, 242, 260, 275, 276
  • Botany 110, 113, 120
  • Chemistry 110, 121, 131, 161, 162, 163, 261, 262, 263, 265, 266
  • Environmental Science 207, 250
  • Geography 206
  • Geology 101, 103, 208
  • Oceanography 101
  • Physics 104, 109, 114, 115, 116, 121, 122, 123

Which courses can count towards the “Approved business electives” section?

Any course offered by the IBIT division can be applied towards the “Approved business electives” category. These courses include any course with the following course prefixes:

  • ACCT
  • BUS
  • DBA
  • MKTG
  • BSUST
  • BUS&
  • DMA
  • NSCOM
  • BTS
  • BUSIT
  • IT
  • PROG