For those who need to manage a small business or those who aspire to start their own business, an understanding of how to manage a small business, develop a business plan, manage employees, and manage projects is crucial. This complex skill set is not only useful when one wants to manage a small business or start an entrepreneurial venture but also is an important selling point for job applicants.
The Certificate in Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship helps provide this background. In many cases, the courses within the Certificate program can be taken as a part of the requirements, or as electives, within the student's regular degree program. The certificate requires the successful completion of four Management courses listed below with a grade of at least a "C" (2.0) for each course. A minimum of three of the four courses must be completed at UWF.
This is an undergraduate certificate program.
The four required courses are:
Successful completion of the four courses for the certificate is noted on the University transcript, and the student receives a certificate with the completion noted.
For additional information about the Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship Certificate, or to schedule an appointment to speak to an advisor in the Department of Management and Management Information Systems, please feel free to contact us by e-mail, or by phone (850.474.2316).