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Entrepreneurship and Small Business - Certificate of Proficiency/Basic
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2442)

Designed for both the prospective and the current owner/manager of a small business. Emphasizes basic concepts in bookkeeping, law, and operations management for a small business, as well as the advertising and selling of products and services.

BUS 143 eStrategic Business Planning 2
BUS 148 Developing and Starting a New Business 3
BUS 149 Entrepreneurship Operating and Managing a Small Business 3
CIS 151 Research Using the Internet 1
CL 120 Computer Literacy (1)  
  OR 1-4
CIS 101 Introduction to Computers and Information Processing (4)  
LDR 152 Business Innovation and Creativity 1
LEGL 272 Business Organizations 2
  Total units 13-16


Entrepreneurship and Small Business - Certificate of Achievement/Intermediate
Career/Technical (Major Code: 01155)

Designed for both the prospective and the current owner/manager of a small business. Emphasizes further development of skills learned in the basic program to enhance the concepts of bookkeeping, small business operations management, and the promotion and sales of products and/or services.

ACCT 7 Basic Business Bookkeeping  
  OR  3
ACCT 12 Computerized Accounting  
BUS 120 Introduction to Business  
  OR  3
BUS 134 eBusiness I: Principles of Electronic Commerce
BUS 140 Business Law/The Legal Environment of Business 3
BUS 144 Advertising and Promotional Strategy (1)  
  OR  1-3
BUS 147 Successful Selling Techniques (1)  
  OR  
BUS 174 Modern Promotion and Marketing Practices (3)  
BUS 145 Financial Management for Small Business 1
BUS 211 Communication in Business and Industry  
  OR 3
BUS 212 Business Communication  
BUS 290-293 Work Experience in Business I-IV (2-4) 2
Plus the required courses for the Entrepreneurship and Small Business- Basic Certificate 13-16
  Total units 30-35

Note:It is recommended that students complete the Entrepreneurship and Small Business- Basic certificate, plus half of the courses required fro the Entrepreneurship and Small Business- Intermediate certificate prior to enrolling in BUS 290-293.

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