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Ferris Online Small Business Management Certificate

Small Business Management Certificate

Build the Foundation to Become Your Own Boss

This four-course sequence will guide you through the process of developing a business plan, as well as legal and government forms. You will be instructed in small business accounting systems, and learn how to incorporate managerial metrics into business decision-making. You will implement a business accounting system using currently available small business software. Finally, you will be introduced to promotion and marketing strategies to grow your business.

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Online and On your schedule

Work on your classes when and where it works for you with the flexibility and convenience of online classes. The online option isn’t just traditional classes with an internet spin. It is web-native, built specifically for the online learning environment by our industry expert faculty and course designers. Engage in lectures and collaborate with your peers and instructors wherever you are.

Small Business Management

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Certificate Program Features

  •  Core Classes
    • Entrepreneurship Strategies and Planning
    • Growing the Small Business
    • Management Metrics and Decision Making
    • Small Business Systems and Operations

    Some of these courses may have prerequisites that must be met prior to enrollment.

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Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the Small Business Management certificate program, you must have the following:

  • 2.35 High School GPA

It is important to note that some courses included in this certificate program have prerequisites that must be met before a student can enroll in them. Please consult the catalog for more information.



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