Rural Utilities Business Management
College of Rural and Community Development
Division of Rural and Economic Development
Minimum Requirements for Occupational Endorsement: 12 credits
The occupational endorsement in rural utility business management provides education and training in theory and skills necessary for the sustained operation of rural water and waste-water utilities. The program is open to all individuals who wish to apply with the recommendation that they have a high school diploma or GED. It is designed to serve the needs of rural Alaskans who are employed by a rural sanitation utility, or nominated by any of the following: a rural sanitation utility, State of Alaska RUBM program manager or Alaska Native tribal health corporation.
Occupational Endorsement Program
- Complete the general university requirements.
- Complete the occupational endorsement requirements.
- Complete the following:*
TM F130--Introduction to Utility Management--2 credits
TM F131--Organizational Management for Utilities--2 credits
TM F132--Operations Management for Utilities--2 credits
TM F134--Financial Management for Utilities--2 credits
TM F136--Personnel Management for Utilities--2 credits
TM F138--Planning for Utilities--2 credits
- Minimum credits required--12 credits
* Students must earn a C- or better in each course.