Certificate Overview

The Mohave Community College Retail Management Certificate is designed to prepare students for career opportunities and upward mobility in the retail industry. It is endorsed by the WAFC (Western Association of Food Chains) and the Food Marketing Institute, and is relevant in any retail sector as its course content and learning outcomes mirror those advocated by the National Retail Federation.  It provides the greatly desired skills that retail store and grocery store employers are looking for in management and higher level positions. The coursework follows and matches the requirements of the industry recognized “Retail Management Certificate” issued from the WAFC, which is a nationally recognized organization promoting continuing education for food chain industry employees.

Upon completion of the MCC certificate the student is prepared to apply for and earn the Retail Management Certificate issued by WAFC and a position or advancement in retail management.

Approved Certificate Courses

Section & Course Title

Course Number

Credits

Human Relations in Business
Please complete the following course:
Human Behavior in the WorkplaceBUE 1023
Business Technology
Please complete the following course:
Microsoft OfficeCIS 1313
Business Communication
Please complete the following courses:
Business EnglishBUE 1053
Business CommunicationBUS 2043
Principles of Management
Please complete the following course:
Managing and Supervising TechniquesBUE 1203
Principles of Marketing
Please complete the following course:
MarketingBUS 1613
Human Resource Mangement
Please complete the following course:
Human Resource MangementBUS 2473
Financial Management/Budgeting
Please complete the following courses: Note: As of the 2016-17 catalog, BUE110 will no longer be required.*
Business Math *BUE 1103
AccountingACC 1254
Retail Management
Please complete the following course:
Retailing and Customer ServiceBUS 1623
A total of 31 credits is required for this certificate.
Updated November 2015