Last updated 2/12/2014
Certificate Code: 5735
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Students who enroll in the Team Leader Certificate program will pursue a three-semester course of study designed to give students a more detailed understanding of business topics that build upon the courses found in the Lead Employee Certificate program. This certificate helps provide a foundation toward the completion of the Business Management and Marketing degree.
Students who are interested in the Team Leader Certificate will find that the courses in the curriculum are also needed for completion of the Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Management and Marketing.
Course of Study Outline – Suggested Courses (Credit Hours)
BA 110 — Introduction to Business (3)
1BA 160 — Business Math I (3)
BL 201 — Business Law I (3)
CS 100 — Introduction to Computers (3)
BA 112 — Business Relations II (1)
BA 113 — Business Relations III (1)
BA 170 — Fundamentals of Accounting (3)
BA 171 — Fundamentals of Accounting Lab (1)
ECON 221 — Principles of Macro Economics (3)
SPEC 101 — Principles of Speech Communication or (3)
SPEC 111 — Business & Professional Communication
BA 230 — Principles of Marketing (3)
BA 240 — Principles of Management or (3)
BA 242 — Principles of Supervision
BA 243 — Developing Team Skills (3)
BE 180 — Business Communications (4)
Minimum total hours required for certificate (37)
1Students enrolling in BA 160 must have an appropriate COMPASS test score (see course description) OR have taken MATH 103 or MATH 080.
Gainful employment is one important measure that students and parents should pay attention to as they examine colleges and programs. All non-degree programs must be designed to lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation in order to be deemed eligible for federal student aid. These programs are generally less than 2 years in length and result in a certificate.