Jefferson Davis Campus

Learn the Business Side of the Casino Industry

About the Program

The Business and Marketing Management Technology program prepares the graduate for a career in sales, advertising, management, public relations, merchandising, and buying. A combination of class work and practical experience gives students the opportunity to acquire the background and skills necessary to enter the business and community workforce in positions leading to mid-management level and higher.

The gaming management courses will focus on the unique characteristics of both the gaming and hospitality industries. These courses will allow students to learn entry-level skills relating to gaming operations and provide them with the knowledge and attitudes needed to be an effective professional in the gaming industry.

Degree Options and Requirements

This degree is designed to help students seek employment in entry level or supervisory gaming positions. For those currently employed, these programs will provide professional growth and career mobility within the gaming industry.

Where a transfer to 4-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete either the MS-CPAS (Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System) or an MGCCC Board- approved Technical Skills Attainment assessment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

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Business and Marketing Management Technology – Gaming Concentration Coursework

For class times, visit the MGCCC class schedules.

Business and Marketing Management Technology Gaming Certificate

Semester One

Course Credit(s)
BOT 1313 - Applied Business Math 3
MMT 1113 - Principles of Marketing 3
MMT 1313 - Selling 3
MMT Electives 6

Semester Two

Course Credit(s)
Computer Related Elective 3*
MMT 1123 - Marketing Management 3
MMT 1323 - Advertising 3
MMT 2233 - Human Resource Management 3
MMT 2313 - E-Commerce Marketing 3

Total Credits: 30

Business and Marketing Management Technology Gaming Diploma

Semester Three

Course Credit(s)
MMT 2213 - Principles of Management 3
GMT 1153 - Casino & Resort Management 3
GMT 1143 - Casino & Resort Marketing 3
GMT 1123 - Casino Customer Service 3
GMT 1113 - Casino Business Strategy & Operations 3

Total Credits: 15

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Semester Four

Course Credit(s)
ENG 1113 / 1114 English Composition I 3/4
SPT 1113 - Public Speaking I 3
Math/Natural Science Elective 3/4**
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3

Total Credits: 15/17

Note:

Please refer to “The Credit by Non-Traditional Means ” section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*Any instructor/department chair approved field related elective.

**MAT 1313 or higher or any laboratory science.

Contact Us

For information on how to become a student at MGCCC, orientation, registration, and our programs, please call (228) 896-2536 or email questions@mgccc.edu.