Entrepreneurship Certificate | BridgeValley

 

 

Entrepreneurship Certificate

Entrepreneurship is the process of identifying a need in the marketplace and starting a business to fulfill that need. Today, entrepreneurship is seen as a vital way to grow the economy. This certificate transitions fully into an A.A.S. Degree in the Management Entrepreneurship Concentration.

Program Objectives and goals

Upon completion of the program, graduates will:

  • Have an appropriate mastery of general business terminology, principles, practices and skills.
  • Understand the roles of manager, management theory, organizational structure and culture, and develop key managerial skills to be used at any level of management.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of leadership fundamentals, effective team building, motivation theories and the strategic decision making process.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the terminology and concepts associated with managing asmall business.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the business plan and gain experience in preparing one.
  • Understand the entrepreneurship process from innovation to implementation.
Curriculum    
MGMT 170 Opportunities Analysis 2
MGMT 160 Funding Your Venture 1
BUSN 112 Business Mathematics 3
MGMT 151 Supervisory Management 3
BUSN 106 Introduction to Business 3
MGMT 155 Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship 3
ACCT 215 Financial Accounting 3
MRKT 205 Fundamentals of Marketing 3
ENGL 101 English Composition I 3
MGMT 202 Principles of Management 3
MGMT 255 Small Business Management 3
  Total 30

 

 

Contact

Austin O'Connor, MS
Assistant Professor/ Program Coordinator Management
2001 Union Carbide Dr
South Charleston, WV 25303
Austin.OConnor@bridgevalley.edu
Phone: 304.205.6663