Certificate Overview

The Retail Management Certificate prepares individuals to manage a variety of retail sale operations or lines of merchandise. Students who complete the nine course Retail Management Certificate program will develop a clear sense of the scope of retail management.

The program serves both entry-level job candidates and incumbent employees. The curriculum includes foundational courses in both written and oral communication, business math, human relations, and microcomputer applications. Students also complete specific business and management courses in accounting, management, marketing, retailing, and human resource management.

The certificate is available both in-person and online.

Courses from the certificate may apply to the Business Management Associate of Technical Arts Degree and the Business Management Associate of Applied Science-T Degree.

Approved Certificate Courses

Section & Course Title

Course Number

Credits

Human Relations in Business
Please complete the following course:
Human RelationsMGMT 1005
Business Technology
Please complete the following course:
Computer FundamentalsBSTEC 1305
Business Communication
Please complete the following course:
Business CommunicationsBSTEC 1105
Principles of Management
Please complete the following course:
Principles of ManagementMGMT 2145
Principles of Marketing
Please complete the following course:
Principles of MarketingMGMT 1305
Human Resource Management
Please complete the following course:
Human Resource ManagementMGMT 2205
Financial Management/Budgeting
Please complete the following courses:
Introduction to AccountingACCT 1015
Retail Management
Please complete the following course:
Retail ManagementMGMT 1065
A total of 40 credits is required for this certificate.
Updated September 2015