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Undergraduate Certificate in Small Business Management

Program Details

Ferris State University offers the online Undergraduate Certificate in Small Business Management. This certificate is for individuals interested in starting a business. The courses will guide students through the process of developing a business plan as well as all of the following: 

  • business accounting system using currently available small business software
  • promotion and marketing strategies to grow the business
  • managerial metrics in business decision-making 
  • small business accounting systems
  • legal and government forms


  • A high school diploma or GED is required.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)