50% or more of this program can be completed online.
Small Business Management is a certificate program designed to aid those students who already manage their own companies, are contemplating starting their own businesses, or work for a small business concern. This program will provide basic knowledge in the fields of accounting, marketing, management, and customer service.
These credits may be applied to requirements for an A.A.S. degree in Applied Business or an A.A.S. in Entrepreneurship if a student decides to matriculate into either of those programs.
(Housed in the Business Administration and Economics Department)
|Distribution Requirements||Credit Hours|
|FIRST SEMESTER 15-16 Credit Hours|
|MTH 130 Modern Business Mathematics (recommended) OR|
MTH 104 Intermediate Algebra or higher (not MTH 150)*
|BUS 200 Legal Environment of Business||3|
|BUS 110 Entrepreneurial Studies I ||3|
|ENG 101 College Composition OR |
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
|BUS 104 Introduction to Business||3|
|SECOND SEMESTER 16 Credit Hours|
|ACC 130 Introductory Accounting and Financial Analysis **||4|
| BUS 135 Supervising for Quality || 3|
|BUS 210 Entrepreneurial Studies II ||3|
|BUS 220 Business Computer Applications||3|
| MAR 201 Dynamics of Selling||3|
* Students with strong math skills should consult with their advisor to select the appropriate math course.
** Students who have completed ACC 101 and ACC 102 may substitute that sequence for ACC 130.