Program Overview

This program prepares existing or potential entrepreneurs in a wide variety of small business functions. The following key areas are emphasized: Financial Management, Small Business Management, Marketing and Business Law. Students will prepare a comprehensive business plan with up-to-date approaches to small business management including: financial management, marketing management, business law, and how to profitably operate a small business. This certificate is intended for students and nonbusiness majors who have aspirations and goals in business that will require entrepreneurial and small business management skills.

Business (CA) Requirements

Required Courses Units
BUS. 150 Entrepreneurship - Small Business Management units
ACTG 100 Accounting Procedures 3 units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
Select one course from the following: Units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
BUS. 230 Introduction to International Marketing 3 units
BUS. 670 Business Work Experience 1 or 4 units
MGMT 100 Introduction to Business Management 3 units
Total Required Major Units: 17 - 20