Entrepreneurship Certificate

Curriculum BUS.ETR.CERT (C406D)

The Entrepreneurship Program prepares learners to competently start their own small business. For persons who currently own a small business, the program provides specific skills and knowledge necessary to increase sales and profits, and improve overall operation efficiency.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES:

At the successful completion of the Entrepreneurship Certificate, the graduate will be able to:

  • construct a new company file in QuickBooks;
  • recognize the available resources in order to assist in starting up a small business; and
  • classify the key elements of a business/marketing plan.

Semester One

BUS 107Microsoft Office in Business Applications

3 credits

BUS 127Principles of Marketing

3 credits

BUS 136Entrepreneurship

3 credits

BUS 141Introduction to Business

3 credits

BUS 150Principles of Management

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Semester Two

BUS 102Small Business Accounting

3 credits

BUS 161Business Law I

3 credits

BUS 200Introduction to Human Resource Management

3 credits

 

BUS 151Small Business Management

3 credits

OR

BUS 171Introduction to Customer Service

3 credits

OR

BUS 293 #Global Business

3 credits

 

CIS 110Social Networking and Web 2.0

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 30

See BUS course descriptions; CIS course descriptions.

Coordinator: Dr. William M. Griffin, Ext. 3579

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/EntrepreneurshipCertificate/52.0701-Gedt.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-160, or send an email to: finaid@triton.edu.