You can use this to enhance career opportunities as a:
Today's workforce needs to be able to navigate a continuous stream of information, trends, and practices in a fast-paced, competitive global economy. Today's workforce needs creativity, collaboration skills, communication skills, and the ability to think critically. These are the sought-after skills today's business demands—these are the skills that define success.
—American Management Association®
This certificate requires 32 units and will likely take 3 semesters.
x $46 per unit
x ($200 + $42) per unit
= $1472 in tuition and fees
= $7744 in tuition and fees
+ ~$2498* for books and supplies
= $3970 across three semesters or $1323 per semester
= $10,242 across three semesters or $3414 per semester
*This is an estimate. Actual costs will vary.
The Management Certificate of Achievement (32 units) is designed to provide the non-degree seeking student with the management skills necessary to succeed in today’s technological business environment. Upon completion of this certificate, the student will be able to demonstrate a general understanding of business, apply critical thinking skills to technical and managerial issues, make ethical decisions in a managerial context, and apply management, supervision, and leadership skills in a diverse and complex environment.
Complete each course to be applied toward the certificate with a grade of "C" or better. Complete a minimum of 12 units in residence at Cerro Coso Community College.
Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be able to
Note: Some courses within the major may have a required prerequisite. If you feel you have equivalent knowledge and skills to those included in the prerequisite course through professional experience, licensure, or certification, you have the opportunity to submit a Prerequisite Challenge to be reviewed by the faculty chair. For the Prerequisite Challenge to be considered, you must submit documentation/verification to substantiate the basis for the challenge. Please consult a counselor for more information regarding Prerequisite Challenge.
Complete all of the following courses:
|BSAD C100||Introduction to Business||3 Units|
|BSAD C101||Financial Accounting||4|
|BSAD C102||Managerial Accounting||4|
|BSAD C131||Business Law||3|
|BSAD C145||Business Communication||3|
|BSAD C155||Human Resource Management||3|
|BSAD C220||Principles of Project Management||3|
|BSAD C222||Problem Solving, Decision Making, and Computer Applications in Management||3|
|BSAD C251||Principles of Management and Organization||3|
|CSCI C101||Introduction to Computer Information Systems||3|
For general questions, contact:Matthew Hightower
Counseling can provide specific help with enrolling and completing this certificate.