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Entrepreneurship and Business Foundations EBP.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 24 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Management
Effective as of Fall 2014

What is the program about?

This certificate prepares existing or potential entrepreneurs in a wide variety of small business functions. In addition to a traditional management course, the following key areas are emphasized for entrepreneurs: financial plan development, marketing plan development and business plan development.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate mastery of business planning components in order to develop a final business plan to present to the guest review board.
  • Apply knowledge of business concepts and terms when developing financial, marketing, and business plans.
  • Demonstrate and apply solid business communication skills as exhibited throughout written and oral presentations.

Career Opportunities

Students completing this certificate can expect to be prepared to begin their own business or to work in larger companies in an entrepreneurial role.


Course Title Credits
BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3
ENT 2140 Small Business Finance 3
ENT 2160 Business Plan Development 3
LAW 1101 Business Law 3
MAN 1107 Foundations of Business 3
MRK 2220 Solutions Studio 3
COM 2206 (Interpersonal Communication) OR SOC 1101 (Introduction to Sociology) 3
ENG 1131 (Business Writing) OR MAN 2150 (Management & Organizational Behavior) 3
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.