Just the Facts
Program Start Term: Fall and Spring
Program Length: 1 Semester
Average Class Size: 30
Program Capacity: 30
Part-Time or Full-Time: Both
Program Courses Offered: Day & Online
Program Locations: Council Bluffs Campus
About the Program
Whether you intend to start your own business venture or you are a current business owner who just needs a few more tools to take your small business to the next level, this certificate program can help you realize your goals. With courses in management, accounting, and marketing students learn the practical foundation needed to generate a successful business.
This certificate program can be completed in just one semester, and courses are offered in both online as well as traditional face-to-face formats. After completing the Certificate, students interested in continuing their education can apply these credits towards an Associate of Arts degree in Business Administration.
This program is designed for students who intend to start their own business and current business owners looking to expand their knowledge of business principles. Salaries and employment opportunities will vary greatly, depending on area of business and type of company.
* Because career opportunities associated with this degree are so varied, salaries vary considerably as well. To explore careers and gather specific salary information, we encourage you to visit the following website: IHaveaPlanIowa
* The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation”. The information provided here describes the graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information regarding gainful employment for the most recent academic year (as of July 1).