Program Overview

The Business Administration Certificate program offers courses designed to give students an understanding of business operations, including accounting, business information systems, business law, and economics. Students further pursue areas of their interest in entrepreneurship, marketing, international business, and human relations.

For gainful employment information, see this program’s gainful employment website.

Program Requirements

Required Courses Units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
ACTG 131 Managerial Accounting 4 units
BUS. 103 Introduction to Business Information Systems 3 units
BUS. 120 Mathematical Analysis for Business 3 units
OR
MATH 241 Applied Calculus I 5 units
OR
MATH 251 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5 units
BUS. 123 Statistics 3 units
OR
MATH 200 Elem Probability & Statistics 4 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
ECON 100 Principles of Macro Economics 3 units
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3 units
Plus a minimum of 3 units from the following: Units
BUS. 150 Entrepreneurship - Small Business Management 3 units
BUS. 161 Creativity and Innovation in Entrepreneurship 3 units
BUS. 180 Principles of Marketing 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
BCM. 225 Spreadsheets I: Excel 1 unit
BCM. 226 Spreadsheets II: Excel 2 units
PSYC 300 Social Psychology 3 units
COMM 110 Public Speaking 3 units
COMM 150 Intercultural Communication 3 units
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3 units
BUS. 101 Human Relations at Work 3 units
MGMT 101 Introduction to Human Resources Management 3 units
MGMT 153 Managing Culture and Diversity 3 units
Total Required Units: 29 - 32