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Entrepreneurship Certificate (ETRPC)


The Entrepreneurship certificate program provides knowledge in several areas of business to help the entrepreneur start a business or manage an existing business effectively.

Certificate coursework provides skills in accounting, management, and marketing that are necessary to start a successful business. Also, courses completed for the certificate apply toward the Associate of Applied Business degree in Business Management.

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Employment Options

Graduates Are Prepared To

  • Create a customer-focused company
  • Operate a business productively using technology
  • Maintain a profitable business

Representative Job Titles For Graduates

  • Varied, depending on the business

Graduate Starting Salary Projections

Varied, depending on the business and the economy

Employment Outlook

You are your own boss


Effective 2019-2020 academic year

Entrepreneurship Certificate (ETRPC)

Semester 1 Lec Lab Credits
MGT 101 Principles of Management 3 0 3
ACC 101 Financial Accounting 2 2 3
MAT 111 Business Mathematics 2 2 3
IM 111 Computer Applications 1 2 3 3
Semester 2      
MKT 130 Professional Selling 3 0 3
MGT 120 Entrepreneurship 3 0 3
ECO 105 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 3
Semester 3      
MKT 101 Principles of Marketing 3 0 3
LAW 101 Business Law 3 0 3
XXX XXX Technical Elective   3 0 3
Total Credits:   27 7 30


Technical Elective 3
Consult with your Advisor to choose from one of these departments: ACC, AVP, CET, CUL, ECE, GRD, HFT, HRM, LH, MGT, MKT, PAS, RE  

The letters G, B, and T (displayed after course titles or elective descriptions) identify types of courses required by the Ohio Department of Higher Education as part of an associate’s degree curriculum.
G = General Education course in this curriculum
B = Basic Skills course in this curriculum
T = Technical course in this curriculum


Program Chair
David Hensley, BS, MBA
(513) 569-1577
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