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Business Management (Certificate)


Doug Akins-Chair Business Management and Administration Department

(940) 668-7731, Ext. 6261

dakins@nctc.edu

The Business Management program at North Central Texas College is designed to equip students with knowledge and skills directly applicable to a career in management as well as to update and sharpen personal management skills. The program is also designed to provide quality workforce education to men and women seeking to qualify themselves for positions of managerial responsibility in business and industry.

Classes focus on the specific needs of the student, whether that is to work for a large corporation or to manage a business as a sole proprietor. Students may pursue a certificate or an AAS in Business Management. All courses in the certificate apply toward the AAS.

Upon completion of the certificate students will be able to:

  • Identify the business functions of accounting, finance, management, and marketing.
  • Understand the theories of trade flow.
Students pursing this certificate typically incur tuition and fee costs of $1,683.  Books and supplies constitute approximately an additional $1,069 across the entire degree.  Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans, and institutional financing plans. 

The program is designed to take two semesters or 32 weeks to complete and is comprised of the following suggested pathway or course of study.  This degree can be completed either completely face-to-face or through a mix of face-to-face classes and online classes.

Certificate Requirements

First Semester

ACNT 1303INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING I

3 credit hours

BUSG 1304INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL ADIVISING

3 credit hours

HRPO 2301HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

BUSG 1301INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS

3 credit hours

IBUS 1305INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE

3 credit hours

MRKG 1301CUSTOMER RELATIONS

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:18

Second Semester

ACNT 1311INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING

3 credit hours

POFT 2312BUSINESS CORRESPONDENCE AND COMMUNICATION

3 credit hours

MRKG 1311PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING

3 credit hours

BMGT 1327PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

BMGT 2309LEADERSHIP

3 credit hours

POFT 1220JOB SEARCH SKILLS

2 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:17

Total Credit Hours: 35

*POFT1220 will constitute the capstone experience.