Basic Business - Certificate
The Basic Business Certificate is designed to prepare students for entry into the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Business Administration program. It is also ideal for students who are not interested in pursuing a two-year degree but who desire to have some basic skills in the field of business, so they can qualify for an entry-level position in a business career. Students may apply all of the credit hours earned with this certificate toward completion of the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Business Administration degree.
For more information, contact:
Theresa Strong - (843) 349-7559
Graduates of the Basic Business Certificate program find that they have a general understanding of the principles of business, as well as basic computer, communication, and math skills. While most graduates of this program go on to complete their Associate in Business Administration degree, employment opportunities can be found in the following fields:
- Education, legal and medical offices
- Construction companies
- Real estate companies
- Government agencies
For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry-Georgetown Technical College's Office of Career Services for more employment, career, and professional development resources.
|First Semester - Fall||Course Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|BUS 101||Introduction to Business||3|
|ENG 155*||Communications I||3|
|MAT 155||Contemporary Mathematics||3|
|Second Semester - Spring|
|BUS 220||Business Ethics||3|
|ENG 160*||Technical Communications||3|
|MGT 101||Principles of Management||3|
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS
|*ENG 101 and ENG 102 may be substituted for ENG 155 and ENG 160.
Business Electives choose from the following:
ACC 101, ACC 102, BUS 121, BUS 210, BUS 220, ECO 210, ECO 211, HOS 140, MGT 120, MGT 150, MGT 201, MKT 101, MKT 110, MKT 120, MKT 135, MKT 240