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Business Operations CCC

Business Operations Overview (6481)

Type of Award

CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-business/default.aspx

Program Description

This college credit certificate program is designed to prepare the student for entry-level employment in business.

Course content prepares the student to become proficient in the planning, organizing, directing and controlling of a business, including organizational and human aspects, with emphasis on various theories of management, the knowledge and understanding necessary for managing economic resources, and decision making. It also provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently operating or owning a small business.

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length

The program can be completed in one year full-time or 1-1⁄2 years part-time.

Location

This program is offered at the Lake Worth, Palm Beach Gardens, Loxahatchee Groves, Belle Glade and Boca Raton campuses.

For More Information

Professor Scott Hammond, hammonds@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3417 (Lake Worth)

Professor Glenn Pate, pateg@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 207-5018 (Palm Beach Gardens)

Professor Jeanne Murcia, murciaj@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 993-1178 (Loxahatchee Groves, and Belle Glade)

Professor Robert Gillian, gillanr@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 862-4792 (Boca Raton)

Employment Opportunities

This program is designed to prepare the student for mid-management positions in a variety of business environments or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in management occupations.

Career Path Notes

Credits earned in this certificate program will transfer into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Business Administration and Management.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities, including job outlook and salary information, visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Credits: 18)

CGS1100Microcomputer Applications (AA)

3 Credits

GEB1011Introduction to Business (AA)

3 Credits

MNA2100Human Relations In Business (AA)

3 Credits

MAR2011Principles of Marketing (AA)

3 Credits

GEB2214Business Communications (AS)

3 Credits

MAN2021Principles of Management (AS)

3 Credits

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Credits: 9)

CGS1100Microcomputer Applications (AA)

3 Credits

GEB1011Introduction to Business (AA)

3 Credits

GEB2214Business Communications (AS)

3 Credits

Term Two - Spring (Year One) (Credits: 9)

MAN2021Principles of Management (AS)

3 Credits

MNA2100Human Relations In Business (AA)

3 Credits

MAR2011Principles of Marketing (AA)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 18