Management - Management Associate and Certificate Degrees
Mary Lou Avera has an extensive management background. She has held positions in manufacturing management and labor relations
negotiations. She also has worked in financial sales and as an accountant in industry and a consultant for state government.
She received her B.S. in Management from Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. Her M.B.A is from Governor’s State
University in Illinois. In addition, she has completed graduate courses in management and accounting from the University of
Texas at Dallas. Mary Lou began teaching college in Illinois and Indiana while employed in industry. She has been a Professor
of Management at Brookhaven College since 1979.
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This site contains information for Brookhaven College’s Management Program (Associate Degree and Certificate).
Fall 2014 Information and Syllabi
Fall Registration Starts June 10.
BMGT 2303, Section 21501 - Problem-Solving and Decision-Making (3 cr) and
BMGT 2383, Section 21501 - Cooperative Education, Management (3 cr)
Classes meet on Mondays only, from 5:40 to 9 p.m. in Bldg. M, Room M115.
The first class will be on Aug. 25.
BMGT 2303 - Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Syllabus
BMGT 2383 - Cooperative Education: Management Syllabus
Degree plan request -
Print this form, fill it out and submit it to the Registrar’s Office (S Building) to see which of your courses will apply to
or transfer into the Management Associate Degree and Management Certificate. Check the correct box and fill in the degree name for
“Associate in Applied Science-Management Degree” or “Certificate - Management.” If you want a degree plan
for both the Certificate and the Associate Degree, turn in two separate forms. Be sure that official transcripts from all colleges
you have attended are on file. You do not have to submit transcripts from any Dallas County Community Colleges. You may also fax
this form to the Registrar’s Office at 972-860-4886.
Application for graduation -
Print this form and fill it out. Check the correct box and fill in the degree name for “Associate in Applied Science-Management
Degree” or “Certificate - Management.” If you are graduating with both the Certificate and the Associate Degree at
the same time, turn in two separate forms. Be sure to turn this form in to the Registrar's Office (Building S) early in the semester
in which you intend to complete the Certificate or Associate. If you will complete the Certificate this semester and the Associate in
a later semester, go ahead and obtain the Certificate now. If you do not receive a letter from the Registrar's Office during the
semester, be sure and contact them personally to be sure you will graduate on time. You may also fax this form to the Registrar’s
Office at 972-860-4886.