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, MAST 203 Each with a grade of C or better
Pre or Co-requisites: MAST 204, MAST 100,, Mast 206, ENGL 112 or 121; humanities elective
3 credits (3 lecture hours), spring semester