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What Should I Expect from the Business Management Program?

Chabot's Business Management programs will provide you with the people skills and business knowledge to succeed and advance in for-profit or non-profit organizations.  Graduates of the program have secured new positions or gained promotions to general managers, supervisors, assistant HR managers, office managers, retail store managers, sales managers, distribution managers, business owners, production supervisors, training coordinators, recruiters, buyers, and purchasing agents.  You may earn a certificate, an AS degree, or both.

The Certificate of Achievement in Management

This fast and flexible certificate is popular with currently employed students looking for a promotion to a supervisory or managerial position.  It is also highly beneficial to current managers who wish to upgrade their skills and improve their prospects for further promotions.

  • Consists of only 18-19 units, or approximately 6 classes

  • Can be finished in 2-3 semesters attending college part-time

  • Classes can be taken in ANY sequence; there are no prerequisites to begin the program

  • Morning, day, and night courses are available

  • ALL courses are available online, so you can complete this certificate from the comfort of home!

  • All courses are also requirements for the AS degree in Business Management



Business 22 (Introduction to Management) 3  
Business 21 (Human Resource Management) 3  
Business 12 (Introduction to Business) 3  

Business 1A (Financial Accounting) or Business 7 (Accounting for Small Businesses)


Select a minimum of six units from the following options:         

Business 10 (Business Law): 4 units

Business 14 (Business Communications):  3 units

Business16 (Business Mathematics):   3 units

Business 36 (Introduction to Marketing):   3 units           

Business 40 (International Business):   3 units        

Business 50 series:  1 unit each

Business 95/Work Exp 95 (Work Experience): 1-3 units

Business 96/Work Exp 96 ( Work Experience

      Seminar): 1 unit

TOTAL   18-19

The above listing is a suggested sequence only.  Some courses may have prerequisites.  Students may take courses in any sequence except where a prerequisite applies.

Program-Learning Outcomes (PLOs):

  • 1.  Understand and apply the generally accepted accounting principles to prepare financial statements.
     Develop understanding of the law and the legal environment as it relates to business operations, including ethical considerations.
    Create effective oral and written business communications using modern communication technologies.
    Apply critical thinking and analytical skills in decision making and problem solving.

Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure for these programs

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