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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Small Business Development Certificate

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Small business is the backbone of the American Economy.  Being able to understand how to not only start but to successfully run a small business is vital to the economy.  This certificate will give the student the ability to successfully start and manage a small business.  All aspects of a business from sales, accounting, marketing, and funding will be explored.  The student will leave prepared to start a business and feel confident it will be successful.

A graduate will be able to:

  • Communicate in a professional manner through online and in-person communication
  • Evaluate both professional conduct and corporate conduct for ethical issues
  • Build a business plan that is realistic
  • Determine the best sources of funding for a small business
  • Compile financials for a small business and evaluate their outcome
  • Construct a marketing plan for small business

Curriculum for a Certificate in Small Business Administration

General Education Core 9
Business Core 21
Total Credit Hours Required 30


Program Disclaimer

This curriculum includes a list of courses required for this program of studies for this calendar year.  Your Academic Plan can be found on DegreeWorks once you become a degree-seeking student. 

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