Announcement:  A majority of support services will be closed on Fridays from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m for staff professional development.  


To satisfy the community needs for individuals seeking a basic knowledge of business skills and to enhance advancement opportunities for the area’s workforce at large.

Occupational Objectives

First line supervisors, Entry level managers, Owners/managers of small businesses, Accountant/Bookkeeper

Admission Requirements:

In addition to general requirements for admission to the college, all entering students will be required to take placement tests in math, writing, and reading to aid in placing students in the appropriate courses. Students with deficiencies must successfully complete appropriate developmental course work prior to taking the courses listed below.

Business Core Career Studies Certificate Curriculum:

Total Minimum Credits 22
Program RequirementsDescriptionCredits
ACC 211Principles of Accounting I4
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II3
BUS 241Business Law I3
ECO 201Principles of Macroeconomics3
FIN 215Financial Management3
MKT 100Principles of Marketing3
MTH 157Elementary Statistics3