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Professional Certificate in Small Business Development

The Professional Certificate in Small Business Development provides a solid foundation for developing and managing small-businesses. Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) are organizations with less than 500 employees yet generate a majority of the new jobs in the United States. The skill -set needed to start and develop and small business are different than larger corporations but are based on the same business principles. This certificate is a good starting point for a student wanting to get a solid foundation in business fundamentals and understand the special challenges and obstacles small businesses encounter.

Certificate Requirements

BSAC 1110 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
BSMK 3200 Introduction to Marketing Principles 3
BSMT 3650 Developing a Small Business 3
  Select two courses: 6
BSBL 3400 Legal Aspects of Business  
BSMT 2250 Business Communications  
BSMT 2750 Introduction to Franchising  
BSMT 3340 Managing Organizational Behavior  
HRDV 3330 Introduction to Human Resource Development  
  Total 15