Management C.S.

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Management C.S.

Department: Business Administration

Total Credit Hours: 15 credits

A Certificate of Specialization in Management targets people already in the workforce, seeking to improve skills or wanting to obtain new skills. The specialized certificate requireds 15 credit hours, no general education credits and consists of five classes.

What Is Business Administration – Management C.S.?

A business management certificate is a short-term education program that covers the basics of the business world. Students will learn about basic management principles, human resource management and business practices. Students will also learn basic accounting and communication skills. This program offers a certificate instead of a degree.

A certificate in Business Administration – Management can open doors for the unskilled worker or help brush up on skills for someone who is already working in the business world. Whether a student owns a small business or is looking for ways to boost his or her marketability, this certificate will be beneficial.

Students who choose a career in management have the option to work in a variety of fields. They will organize and coordinate business activities to aid in achieving a business’ goals.

Occupational Outlook

Depending on job experience and additional education, positions in management that have a bright outlook include construction manager, crop and livestock manager, emergency management specialist, farmers and ranchers, general and operations managers, green house and nursery manager, hospital administrator, medical records administrator and quality control manager. These positions are projected to experience rapid increases in employment with large numbers of job openings over the next several years or are new and emerging occupations in high growth industries.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the growth of employment in management occupations will create about 505,400 new jobs from 2014 to 2024.

Salary Outlook

In the state of Missouri, people well established in a food service management career earn a mean average of $46,770.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, earnings increase significantly as a worker’s degree of education rises.

Business Administration – Management Careers

SCC graduates with a management certificate of specialization (C.S.) are employed in a broad range of careers including, but not limited to: food service manager, retail manager and shift supervisor.

Required Courses

SCC Institutional Requirements

  • Complete specific program requirements as listed below.
  • Complete a minimum of 15 credit hours or the certificate requirements whichever is less at SCC.
  • Earn a 2.00 cumulative grade point average.
General Education Requirements (0 credits)
Core Course Requirements (6 credits)
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 201 Principles of Management 3
Electives (9 credits) - Pick three
Any ACT 3
Any BUS 3
Any ECO 3
Total Required Hours: 15 credits

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