This course is designed to assist the student’s transition into professional practice. The course examines independent contractor/self employment and paid employee opportunities. Professional standards of practice are reviewed with a focus on legal issues and trends. Aspects of establishing and maintaining an individual practice will be examined including small business planning, business finances, bookkeeping, and marketing/promotions.
Prerequisites: MAST 201, MAST 202 and MAST 203 (each with C or better required)
Pre or Co-requisites: MAST 204, MAST 100, MAST 206, COMP 110 or COMM 111
3 credits (3 lecture hours), spring semester