This course focuses on the role that financial management plays in the development and sustainability of a small business. This course provides a detailed review of forecasting, budgeting, daily cash flow management techniques and monitoring financial performance. Specifically, students will address funding, debt management, cash-flow management, financial planning, and capital budgeting from the small business perspective.
Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship Certificate (Undergraduate)
Critical thinking and creativity are essential for a successful small business. In this certificate program, you'll learn key elements of financial management, planning and strategy for entrepreneurs, then gain insight into how to evaluate new opportunities and create a culture of innovation.
The Small Business and Entrepreneurship certificate provides students with the skills necessary to establish and operate a small business or entrepreneurial enterprise through the successful management of planning, marketing, financial management, and integrated business operations. Upon completion of this program students will be able to examine small business marketing opportunities, identify innovative small business strategies, evaluate financial management decisions, and address the challenges and opportunities specific to small business management and entrepreneurship
Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship Certificate (Undergraduate)
Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 18 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
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We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for.
Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses: