Bunker Hill Community College

Bunker Hill Community College

Entrepreneurship Certificate Program

Certificate Professional Studies - Business Administration

The information below applies to students entering the program in fall 2019. Current students - log in to BHCC Self-Service to review the most accurate program requirements for your catalog year, or contact LifeMap/Advising for more information. Prospective students - go to bhcc.edu/admissions and contact an admissions counselor.
Semester 1 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
ACC-101 Principles of Accounting I
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

CIT-110 Applications/Concepts
3

Prerequisites: ESL-098, RDG-095 or placement

MAN-107 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: ENG-095 and RDG-095 or ESL-098 or placement

MAN-105 Principles of Marketing
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: ESL-098 and ESL-099 or RDG-095 and ENG-090 or placement

MAN-111 Principles of Management
3

Prerequisites: ESL-098 and ESL-099 or RDG-095 and ENG-090 or placement

Total Credits:
Semester 2 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
MAN-204 Entrepreneurship & Innovation
3

Prerequisite: MAN-107 or Chair approval

MAN-207 Small Business Management
3

Prerequisites: ACC-102 or ACC-105 and MAN-111 and MAN-105 or Chair approval

ACC-105 Accounting Information Systems
3

Prerequisites: ACC-101 and ENG-095 and ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

MAN-112 Organizational Behavior and Design
BUS-201 Business Law I
3

Prerequisites for MAN-112: ESL-098 and ESL-099 or RDG-095 and ENG-090 or placement

Prerequisites for BUS-201: ENG-095 and RDG-095 or ESL-098 or placement

Total Credits:
Last Modified Date: April 22, 2019

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Analyze viability of opportunities from various points of view.
  • Understand the leadership skills and personal characteristics needed for success in starting and managing a small business.
  • Develop and implement a business plan.
  • Prepare a set of financial statements for a service, merchandising or manufacturing business that is structured as a sole proprietorship, partnership or a corporation.
  • Analyze a set of financial statements to determine strengths or weaknesses of the business.
  • Understand the basic principles of business law, contracts and agency, intellectual property and product liability.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in computer applications as required to operate and manage a small business.
  • Examine management theory and practice, and explain basic business methodology and management issues.
  • Be able to identify and analyze the marketing strategies of an organization that can be used to advance its mission.
  • Understand the techniques useful in achieving the full potential from limited resources and improving productivity and effectiveness.

Career Outlook

This certificate prepares graduates to start and manage a small business, and to move into management and supervisory positions.