Lenoir Community College

231 Highway 58 South, Kinston, NC 28502-0188

Business Administration - Small Business Certificate

Program Details

Interested students may partake in the certificate program concentrating on the foundational topics related to success in the business market. The Small Business certificate from Lenoir Community College should give motivated professionals the needed knowledge and skills to enter into or to start small business endeavors or entrepreneurships. Students interested in becoming a small business owner may use the focused curriculum to expand their understanding of core business practices, while participating in a program requiring less time commitment than a full degree program. Most entrepreneurs will have previous experiences that may be supplemented into the certificate in small business program.

An entrepreneur is a creative and forward thinking individual responsible for creating a new project or opportunity within the context of making a profit or doing the most good for non-profit organizations. Students may use the 6 certificate program courses to delve into specific topics of study such as financial accounting, business law, principles of marketing, payroll accounting, human resource management and small business management.

The academic foundation in small business ownership and entrepreneurship may also give students advanced understanding of necessary skills in management, leadership, and team building ethics to apply in small business ownership. Small businesses are motivated by risk and profit, thus creating the most efficient and effective products and services available to the public. The success of many local economies is dependent on the education, experience, and creativity of an individual small business owner.

Program Overview:

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    100% Online
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Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges



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