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Business Management, Certificate

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Division / Department: Business Programs / Business Management
  • Degree Code: BUS.MGT.CERT
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This program introduces students to the interrelated nature of business management from managerial, financial, human resources, marketing, and technological perspectives.

The program is designed for individuals with minimum management experience, those in managerial positions who desire to update and upgrade their skills, and those seeking to gain employment in existing companies.

Students in this program learn to strategically plan and organize business operations, lead personnel, and control processes in order to increase efficiency, effectiveness, and profitability utilizing the human, technology, strategic, and financial resources available to the firm.

Students learn to prioritize within a fast-paced, multifaceted work environment while working individually and as a part of team.

This program offers students the opportunity to earn up to 3 college credit hours (the equivalence of one course) through the completion of a semester-long internship that can be completed at the student's place of employment and under the guidance of their existing supervisor.

MCC does not offer placement for internships, therefore students must be working or volunteering at least 20 hours a week for an organization that will allow them to complete each internship.

Semester I

BUSI 1301 Business Principles 3 hours
POFT 1301 Business English or
ENGL 1301 Composition I
3 hours
BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3 hours
ITSC 1315 Project Managment Software 3 hours
BUSI 1307 Personal Finance 3 hours
15 hours

Semester II

ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3 hours
HRPO 2301 Human Resources Management 3 hours
MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3 hours
BMGT 2388 Internship I - Business Administration and Management, General 2
Students must meet guidelines for internship and have approval of the program director before enrolling in ths course. This course is a Capstone course which brings together skills and knowledge learned in other classes and apply them in decision-making situations and in completing job tasks.
3 hours
BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 1
Recommended for students transferring to a 4-year institution.
3 hours
15 hours
Total hours:30 hours