Small Business Management Certificate
Mercer County Community College presents a Small Business Management Certificate Program
designed for small business owners as well as for those planning to start a business. This
series of courses will take you through the steps required to create a winning business plan
and guide your business idea into a sucessful reality. The courses can be taken in any order.
Individual courses may be taken on a non-certificate basis.
You will learn to:
- Start and manage your own business
- Organize your business finances, records and tax reporting
- Market your product or service
- Plan for future growth
- Use technology to advance your business
Who Should Attend:
- Small business owners
- Prospective small business owners
- Persons involved in banking, accounting and other business services
To earn the certificate, you must take four (4) core and three (3) elective courses listed below.
|Small Business Start-up & Business Plan Development
|Choices in Legal Formation
|Marketing Your Small Business to Sucess
|Small Business Growth & Financial Development
Elective Courses (several offered each semester)
|Finance for Non-Financial Managers
|Taking on Debt for Growth: Why Borrow Money?
|Market Your Business on Special Networking Sites
|Understanding Financial Statements
|Start a Home-based Business with Little or No Money
|Marketing Communications Writing
|How to Survive and Thrive in a Down Economy
More information about the noncredit course schedule and registration
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