Business Management

Certificate of Proficiency

This program is designed for those who hold degrees from other areas of study or for individuals who wish to acquire leadership skills in management to improve employment opportunities.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, successful students will have demonstrated the ability to apply their skills and knowledge in the following ways:
  1. Articulate the relationship of leadership and how it relates to the functions of management.
  2. Effectively apply components of the accounting equation to basic business transactions.
  3. Effectively use oral and written communication skills as they relate to the business environment.
  4. Effectively use computer software to support basic business information systems.
  5. Show respect and the ability to work collaboratively with diverse individuals and teams.
  6. Develop strategies that foster personal growth and the ability to manage change in a global business environment.
Advisor Office Phone
Johnson, Hella-Ilona Business 212 360.475.7383
MacKaben, Kandace OC Shelton 125 360.432.5407

Required Courses Credits
BMGMT 102 Introduction—International Business 5
BMGMT 282 Principles of Leadership/Management 5

Choose one of the following two courses:
ACCT& 201 Prin of Accounting I 5  
BSTEC 130 Practical Accounting 5 5
CIS 150 Survey of Computing 4
ENGL& 101 English Composition I* 5

Choose one of the following two courses:
CMST& 220 Public Speaking 5  
CMST 242 Career Communications 5 5

Select 16 additional credits from the following:
BMGMT 105 Introduction to Financial Planning 5  
BMGMT 145 Business Ethics 2  
BMGMT 146 Entrepreneurship—Financial Analysis 2  
BMGMT 147 H.R. Interviewing/Risk Management 2  
BMGMT 148 Deadline and Project Management 1  
BMGMT 149 Entrepreneurship-Marketing for Growth 2  
BMGMT 170 Client/Customer Relations 2  
BMGMT 180 Marketing 5  
BMGMT 181 Principles of Sales 5  
BMGMT 183 Negotiations 5  
BMGMT 185 E-Business Strategies 5  
BMGMT 203 Small Business Planning & Management 5  
BMGMT 247 H.R. Performance Reviews 2 16
Total Credits Required 45

*See course description for prerequisite.

Source: 2014-2015 Olympic College Catalog