Program Overview

The Business Department offers both an A.S. Degree and a Certificate program for those students who wish to become a new business owner and/or update their skills as a current business owner or who wish to start or work for a small business. The A.S. Degree and Certificate program are designed to assist students in becoming entrepreneurs and with the development of a small business.

Program Requirements

Major: Core and Selective Requirements
Complete Core Courses, 15 units Units
ACTG 100 Accounting Procedures 3 units
ACTG 200 QuickBooks 3 units
BUS. 100 Introduction to Business 3 units
BUS. 180 Marketing 3 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
Selective Courses, choose a minimum of 9 units from the following:
List A: Choose a minimum of 6 units from the following: Units
BUS. 101 Human Relations in the Workplace 3 units
BUS. 103 Introduction to Business Information Systems 3 units
BUS. 125 International Business 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
CBOT 432 Introduction to Computer Applications 3 units
MGMT 100 Introduction to Business Management 3 units
List B: Choose a minimum of 3 units from the following: Units
BUS. 150 Entrepreneurship: Small Business Management 3 units
BUS. 158 Startup and Freelance Fundamentals 3 units
Total Required Units: 24

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For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at:

www.canadacollege.edu/degrees/geprograms/entrepreneur.html