Students will gain knowledge of the acquisition and contracting processes to include the purchasing of goods and services, pricing, negotiating of contracts, administration of contracts, contract law, and responsibilities from contract award to termination of the contract. An emphasis will be placed upon federal contracting; however, commercial contracting will also be included. This program includes a study of the Federal Acquisition Regulations.
There are many careers available for students selecting the ACM degree such as:
- Acquisition Specialists/Analysts
- Contracting Specialists
- Acquisition Support Specialists