Small Business Management

Small Business Management - CCL

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid
Effective term: 
2019 Fall
Final term: 
Total credits required: 
Program Availability: 
Shared by: CG, EM, GC, GW, MC, PC, RS, SC, SM

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Small Business Management Level I program is designed to meet the needs of individuals who wish to own and/or manage a small business. Prepares students to acquire the skills, tools and knowledge necessary for successful start-up and operations of a business.

Program notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. Students must earn a grade of C or better required for all courses within the program.

EPS195Business Start-Up and Planning (2) OR
SBS216Planning for a Small Business (2) OR
MGT253Owning and Operating a Small Business (3) 2-3
SBS200Small Business Operations 2
SBS202Small Business Bookkeeping and Tax Preparation (1) AND
SBS203Financing and Cash Management for a Small Business (1) OR
SBS230Financial and Tax Management for Small Business (2) 2
SBS204Small Business Marketing and Advertising (2) OR
SBS220Internet Marketing for Small Business (2) OR
MKT271Principles of Marketing (3) 2-3
SBS213Hiring and Managing Employees 1
SBS214Small Business Customer Relations 1
  1. Prepare a business plan and budget to develop a comprehensive action, operations, and strategic plans. (EPS195, MGT253, SBS200, SBS216)
  2. Apply basic accounting, finance, and marketing principles in a small business environment. (MKT271, MGT253, SBS202, SBS203, SBS204, SBS220, SBS230)
  3. Create and use effective oral, written, and visual business communication skills. (MKT271, MGT253, SBS200, SBS204, SBS213, SBS214, SBS220)
  4. Describe effective staff planning, personnel cost control, and discipline methods. (EPS195, MGT253, SBS200, SBS213, SBS216)
  5. Apply problem-solving processes to problems in small business daily operations. (EPS195, MGT253, SBS200, SBS213, SBS216)