Business Management, Applied

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Community and Technical College


Minimum Requirements for Certificate: 30-36 credits

Planning and preparation are keys to success in business. The applied business management certificate provides students with the basic principles to run a business effectively. Graduates of the program will have the foundation of contemporary management skills to successfully lead private, public and nonprofit organizations through ever-changing social and economic conditions.

The program covers basic knowledge and skills, emerging technologies, advanced procedures, and interpersonal skills. Course work includes accounting, management, human relations, math, communications, customer service, computers, law, finance and logic. The curriculum also serves as the first year of training toward the A.A.S. degree in applied business.

Potential careers for graduates include entrepreneurship and entry-level positions in business management, tourism, human resources, public administration and office administration.