Associate of Applied Science in Small Group Management Overview
Purdue Global’s online AAS in Small Group Management was designed to offer Army active-duty, National Guard, Reserves, and veterans an opportunity to use their military training to earn a degree faster. We are now proud to extend this innovative program to all branches of the armed forces.
As a student, you’ll focus on developing key management skills including communication within small groups, conflict management, risk management, ethical decision-making and problem solving, employee development, team synergy, and effective goal setting.
The program culminates in a capstone experience that gives you hands-on experience managing small groups within the military, and could help satisfy education requirements for advancement in the military.†
Army Soldiers: Maximize Your Professional Military Education to Earn Your Degree in 6 Courses
With this associate's degree, you could graduate in as few as 6 courses when applying professional military education and additional learning toward degree requirements.
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Example illustrates a potential degree pathway for an Army soldier as of January 2019 and is based on the transfer of 63 quarter credit hours toward the 90-credit AAS in Small Group Management.
1 Capstone must be completed at Purdue Global after completion of BLC.
2 Other learning is defined as functional training, CLEP/DSST exams, and/or college or university transfer credit.
3 Credit for AIT will vary based on military occupation. AIT credit reflected is based on the 11B occupation.