Business Certificate
Cerro Coso Community College

Program Details

The online Business Certificate program from Cerro Coso Community College helps students develop skills for immediate employment in an increasingly challenging business environment. Coursework prepares students to:

  • ​Explain the importance of the functional areas of business, business operations, business organizations, and business procedures
  • ​Apply critical thinking skills (analysis, synthesis, evaluation) to complex issues in a business environment
  • ​Make legal and ethical decisions in a business context
  • ​Analyze issues involved in operating a business in complex, diverse, and international environments
  • ​Explain the importance of financial management

​Graduates may pursue positions as budget analysts, business owners, managers/supervisors, loan officers, and more. 


  • High school diploma, GED or CHSPE certificate, or 18 years of age
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges