Small Business Operations Certificate

Program Code: 1C31342

This certificate program provides students with information on the various steps and management and marketing decisions involved in starting and operating a business. Program is designed for both prospective and current business owners.

To earn a certificate, students must complete the required courses as listed with a minimum grade of “C.” At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses Are Listed in Suggested Sequence
MGT 085 CBusiness Planning1
MGT 086 CBusiness Finance-Recordkeeping0.5
MGT 087 C Computer Technology for Small Business0.5
MGT 088 CManaging Personnel0.5
MGT 089 CBusiness Law - Small Business0.5
MKT 090 CMarketing Essentials1
MKT 091 C Advertising and Public Relations1
MKT 092 CPersonal Selling1
MKT 093 CTarget Marketing0.5
MKT 094 CBuyer Behavior0.5
MKT 095 CMarket Distribution Systems0.5
MKT 096 CSales Promotion Techniques0.5
MKT 097 CCustomer Relations0.5
MKT 098 C International Marketing - Small Business0.5
MGT 161 CIntroduction to Business3
Total Units12