DEGREE: CERTIFICATE OF TECHNICAL STUDIES
DIVISION: BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY
The goal of the certificate program is to provide students with an educational experience that will prepare them to successfully start, maintain, and grow their own businesses. The Certificate of Technical Studies in Entrepreneurship provides the framework to start or expand the small business. The program is designed to help the new business owner avoid the pitfalls of new business startup and to increase the likelihood that the small business will survive the critical startup period.
All courses in the Certificate program may be applied to the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business & Management, with a concentration in Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management. Learn more about this program.
Student Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of the Entrepreneurship Certificate of Technical Studies program, the learner will be able to:
Apply the financial, management, and marketing skills needed to be successful when opening a business (SLO #1)
Identify and analyze innovative business opportunites, assessing the viability of concepts (SLO #2)
Develop and refine business idea(s) from concept through a complete business plan (SLO #3)
Demonstrate excellent business communication skills (SLO #4)
Students planning to pursue a baccalaureate program should contact that receiving institution for determination of course transferability. A listing of Delgado courses can be found by following this link: Transfer List