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Business Management Certificate

 
Compton College offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

The program provides students with the opportunity to obtain a degree in business management. The student completing this program will have the ability to organize, operate, and manage business organizations, utilize human resources, improve working relationships, draft letters and reports, and speak in various business situations. Competency will be measured by examinations, presentations, projects, and case problems.

Program Goals and Objectives:

  • Vocabulary of Business Terms: Understand and utilize a comprehensive vocabulary of business/marketing
  • Oral and Written Communication: Communicate effectively in a variety of business situations both orally and in writing
  • Critical Thinking of Business Issues: Develop the critical thinking skills necessary to address complex business/marketing issues
  • Integrated Business Planning: Demonstrate an understanding of the integrated business/marketing planning process

Program Requirements for A.S.:

BUS 101        Financial Accounting (4) or

BUS 111        Accounting for Small Business (3)

BUS 120       Business Management (3)

BUS 121        Human Resources Management (3)

BUS 122       Human Relations in Organizations (3)

BUS 125       Introduction to Business (3)

BUS 128       Written Business Communications (3)

BUS 129       Oral Business Communications (3)

LAW 105      Business Law (3)

CIS 113         Computer Information Systems (3)

Total Units: 27-28

Recommended Electives:

BUS 102        Managerial Accounting (4)

BUS 117        Personal finance (3)

BUS 119        Principles of Retailing Management (3)

 
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