The Central Arizona College Retail Management Certificate is designed to prepare individuals who desire to work in the mid-level management positions. Courses are designed to include the business essentials and also emphasize the skill sets needed for effective management and communication in the work environment. The ten eight courses provide instruction in the background and knowledge necessary for students to develop the judgment skills they must exercise as business managers.
These courses can be applied towards the Business A.A.S. degree (65 CREDITS). The Management Certificate focuses on communication, finances, legal issues, basic marketing and management principles that develop leadership and supervision skills. Most careers often lead to Management level positions. A 1 credit, 45 hour internship is an additional option to this certificate or degree.
Approved Certificate Courses
Section & Course Title
Human Relations in Business Please complete the following course:
Business Technology Please complete one of the following courses:
(Recommended) Survey of Computer Information SystemsCIS1203
Fundamentals of Computer LiteracyCIS1103
Business Communication Please complete the following course:
Principles of Management Please complete one of the following courses:
(Recommended) Principles of Management & LeadershipBUS 1903
Fundamental of Logistics - Organizational ManagementBUS 2923
Principles of Marketing Please complete the following course:
Introduction to MarketingBUS1803
Human Resource Management Please complete the following course:
Managing Hospitality Human ResourcesHRM2523
Financial Management/Budgeting Please complete one of the following courses:
Fundamentals of AccountingACC1003
Retail Management Please complete the following course:
A total of 24 credits is required for this certificate.
Updated April 2015