Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2017-2018

Palm Beach State College
printBusiness Administration and Management CCC


Business Administration and Management  (6111)


Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate


Program Website
www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Business


Program Description
This college credit certificate program is designed to prepare the student for 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. Emphasis is given to the ownership of small business enterprises. It also provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently operating or owning a small business.


Admission Requirements
Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
Complete an Application for Admission, located at
www.palmbeachstate.edu/admissions/Admissions-Applications.aspx .


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


Program Length
The program can be finished in one year if you attend full-time or two years if you attend part-time.


Location
The program is offered at the Lake Worth and Belle Glade campuses.


For More Information
Professor Debbie Beres, Department Chair beresd@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3788
Professor Juliett Tracey, traceyj@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3813


To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Credits: 24
CGS1100 Microcomputer Applications 3
GEB1011 Introduction to Business 3
MNA2100 Human Relations in Business 3
GEB2214 Business Communications 3
BUL2241 Business Law 1 3
MAR2011 Principles of Marketing 3
MNA2345 Principles of Supervision 3
MAN2021 Principles of Management 3
Total Program Credits: 24

For individualized course sequence


Employment Opportunities
This program is designed to prepare the student for the operation of a small business or to become small business owners/entrepreneurs.


Gainful Employment
For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other related information,
see www.palmbeachstate.edu/areasofstudy/GainfulEmployment.


Career Path Notes
Credits earned in this certificate program will transfer into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Business Administration and Management. Students who complete this certificate cannot be awarded the Marketing CCC (6113).


Career Center
www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/