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2011-2012 Catalog 
2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Small Business Management Certificate

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The Small Business Management Certificate is designed to prepare students to become small business owners and managers in specialized areas. Course work in this program articulates into the Associate in Science Degree in Business Administration and Management.

Those Who Complete the Small Business Management Certificate Program May Earn:

An entry level worker can expect to earn $30,971 ($14.89 per hour).*

* Florida Agency for Workforce Innovation retrieved April 2011.

Career/Industry Opportunities:

  • Small Business Owner
  • Small Business Manager
  • Marketing Associate
  • Entry-level Hospitality positions
  • Entry-level Banking positions
  • International Business Associate

Course Prerequisites:

Refer to specific course descriptions listed in this Catalog.

Program Prerequisites:


Total: 16

Specialization*: 8

Total Program Credit Hours: 24


Specialization selected from one of the following:

  • Banking
  • Customer Service
  • Hospitality
  • International Business
  • Marketing

(See below for a description of each.)

Banking Specialization

Total: 8

Customer Service Specialization

Total: 8

Hospitality Specialization

Total: 8

International Business Specialization

Total: 8

Marketing Specialization

Total: 8


Electives selected from any OST, Business, Hospitality, Management, Customer Service, Technology, Banking, Finance, or Real Estate courses.

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