Casino Operations and Gaming Services Career Program

Degree offered

Associate in Science in Business Administration (Casino Operations and Gaming Services Concentration)

Credits required 63/66

Dean

William Berardi

Program contact

John Caressimo, Professor, ext. 2111

Program Goals Statement

The Casino Operations and Gaming Services degree is designed for students interested in casino operations as a career path. In addition to acquiring basic skills in casino management, students explore social problems caused by gambling and the issues with loss control.

Student Learning Outcomes

See Learning Outcomes.

Program Information

The program prepares students to seek employment in United States casino operations. All courses are taught by experienced tourism or casino industry professionals.

After BCC

This program prepares students to seek entry-level positions in a broad range of tourism and hospitality positions.

Infused General Education Competencies

Ethical Dimensions, Multicultural Perspective

Degree Requirements

General Courses

CED 210Cooperative Work Experience

3 credits

CIS 111Introduction to Business Information Systems

3 credits

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ECN 111Principles of Economics-Macro

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:19
CSS 101: (or completion of Division 3 First-Year Experience Summer or Intersession orientation or documented First-Year Experience or equivalent)

Choose one of the following

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Elective Courses

Elective - Science

3-4 credits

Total Credit Hours:3-4

Core Courses

ACC 101Principles of Accounting I

4 credits

BUS 111Business and Financial Mathematics

3 credits

COM 241Public Relations

3 credits

MAN 101Principles of Management

3 credits

MAR 101Principles of Marketing

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:16

Concentration Courses

BUS 123Meeting, Planning, and Convention Sales and Service

3 credits

BUS 124Sales and Customer Service for Tourism and Hospitality

3 credits

BUS 126Hotel and Motel Management and Operations

3 credits

BUS 140Introduction to Casino Operations

3 credits

BUS 141Casino Loss Prevention

3 credits

BUS 142Gaming and Social Policy

3 credits

RMN 118Workshop in Team Development and Managerial Communications

1 credit

Total Credit Hours:19

Program Electives Choose six to eight credits from the following

ACC-MAN-or MAR Elective

3-4 credits

BUS 112Personal Financial Planning

3 credits

BUS 113Introduction to Business Functions and Practices

3 credits

BUS 143Accounting for Casino Operations

1 credit

BUS 144Marketing for Casino Operations

1 credit

BUS 251Business Law

3 credits

BUS 253Corporation Finance

3 credits

BUS 155Business Ethics

3 credits

BUS 260International Business

3 credits

EGR 133Computer Configuration and Repair

4 credits

MAN 251Human Resources Management

3 credits

MAN 152Purchasing

3 credits

MAN 290Managing an Enterprise

3 credits

MAR 255Advertising Principles

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:6-8

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

ACC 101Principles of Accounting I

4 credits

BUS 111Business and Financial Mathematics

3 credits

BUS 140Introduction to Casino Operations

3 credits

BUS 141Casino Loss Prevention

3 credits

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

MAN 101Principles of Management

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

BUS 123Meeting, Planning, and Convention Sales and Service

3 credits

BUS 141Casino Loss Prevention

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

MAR 101Principles of Marketing

3 credits

RMN 118Workshop in Team Development and Managerial Communications

1 credit

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

BUS 126Hotel and Motel Management and Operations

3 credits

CIS 111Introduction to Business Information Systems

3 credits

ECN 111Principles of Economics-Macro

3 credits

Program Electives

3-4 credits

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

Or

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

Students to choose any combination of program electives in semesters 3 and 4 that add up to a total of 6 to 8 credits.

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

BUS 124Sales and Customer Service for Tourism and Hospitality

3 credits

BUS 142Gaming and Social Policy

3 credits

COM 241Public Relations

3 credits

Science Elective

3-4 credits

Program Electives

3-4 credits

Students to choose any combination of program electives in semesters 3 and 4 that add up to a total of 6 to 8 credits.
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