Degrees - Business Management

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management - Associate of Arts Degree or Certificate of Achievement

3_AA_SMBO or 3_CL_MSSB

The small business sector is one of the fastest growing in the nation's economy. With an ever-increasing number of adults today self-employed, many people either work for a small business or plan to start one of their own. Coastline's entrepreneurship program can help prospective entrepreneurs launch new ventures or, if you are an entrepreneur who already has your business established, you can strengthen your managerial and business skills to grow your business.

You will learn the fundamentals of starting and operating your own business. The program includes basic business skills as well as specific courses in starting and managing a business. Course work covers evaluating a business opportunity, preparing a business plan, planning advertising and sales promotions, marketing a product or service, and managing the finances for the entrepreneurial company.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C150 Introduction to Marketing 3.0
BUS C170 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Finance 3.0
BUS C180 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Plan 3.0
BUS C222 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations and Management 3.0
Subtotal 12.0

Elective Courses

Select one course from the following:

Course ID Name Units
MS C100 Business Organization and Management 3.0
MS C102 Human Relations in Business 3.0
MS C104 Human Resource Management 3.0
Subtotal 3.0

Select two courses from the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C116 ACCT for Non-Financial Managers, Entrepreneurs, Business Owners 3.0
BUS C100 Introduction to Business 3.0
BUS C110 Business Law/Legal Environment of Business 3.0
BUS C120 Personal Finance 3.0
BUS C130 E-Commerce: Strategic Thinking and Management 3.0
Subtotal 6.0
Total for Certificate 21.0
Total for Degree 60.0

Logistics/Supply Chain Management - Associate of Arts Degree or Certificate of Achievement

3_AA_LSCM or 3_CL_LSCM

The courses offered to obtain this certificate will give the students the basic skills needed to obtain a position as a Procurement or Operations Clerk within a variety of logistics organizations. Logistics/Supply Chain Management involves every aspect of purchasing, transportation, storage and distribution of goods from manufacturers to consumers.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
MS C100 Business Organization and Management 3.0
MS C102 Human Relations in Business 3.0
MS C104 Human Resource Management 3.0
SM C101
OR
MS C171
Principles of Logistics/Supply Chain Management
OR
Principles of Logistics/Supply Chain Management
3.0
SM C102
OR
MS C172
Logistics/Supply Chain Operations
OR
Logistics/Supply Chain Operations
3.0
Subtotal 15.0

Program Electives

Choose 6 units from the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C100 Introduction to Accounting 3.0
BUS C100 Introduction to Business 3.0
BUS C150 Introduction to Marketing 3.0
BUS C222 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations and Management 3.0
BUS C281-C284 Work Based Learning 1.0-4.0
BC C112 Office Organization 3.0
CIS C100 Introduction to Information Systems 3.0
MS C101 Management and Employee Communication 3.0
SM C104
OR
MS C174
Purchasing and Procurement
OR
Purchasing and Procurement
3.0
SM C204
OR
MS C176
Supply Chain/Logistics Management
OR
Supply Chain/Logistics Management
3.0
Subtotal Electives 6.0
Total for Certificate 21.0
Total for Degree 60.0

Management - Associate of Arts Degree or Certificate of Achievement

3_AA_MGMT or 3_CL_MGMT

The Management Certificate program provides a broad introduction to business management.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following courses:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C100 Introduction to Business 3.0
BUS C110 Business Law/Legal Environment of Business 3.0
BUS C120 Personal Finance 3.0
BUS C150 Introduction to Marketing 3.0
MS C102 Human Relations in Business 3.0
Subtotal 15.0

Program Electives

Choose 9-11 units from the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C100 Introduction to Accounting 3.0
ACCT C101 Financial Accounting* 4.0
ACCT C102 Managerial Accounting* 4.0
BUS C101 Introduction to Project Management 3.0
BUS C130 E-Commerce: Strategic Thinking and Management 3.0
BUS C222 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations and Management 3.0
MS C101 Management and Employee Communication 3.0
MS C104 Human Resource Management 3.0
ECON C170 Principles of Microeconomics* 3.0
ECON C175 Principles of Macroeconomics* 3.0
PHIL C140 Business and Organizational Ethics 3.0
CMST C110 Public Speaking 3.0
Any computer classes 1.0-5.0
MS C283-C284 Work Based Learning 3.0-4.0
Subtotal Electives 9.0-11.0
Total for Certificate 24.0-26.0
Total for Degree 60.0

*These courses are recommended for transfer students majoring in business areas.

Retail Management - Associate of Arts Degree or Certificate of Achievement

3_AA_RTMG or 3_CL_RTMG

The Retail Management Degree is a specially recognized program designed to prepare individuals for the fast-paced retail industry. This program is also intended to help students develop an understanding of the retail manager's job and the requirements for success in the retail environment.

This program is approved by the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC), and persons completing the prescribed courses are eligible to receive both the CCC Associate Degree (or Certificate of Achievement) and the WAFC Retail Management Certificate.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C116 ACCT for Non-Financial Managers, Entrepreneurs, Business Owners 3.0
BUS C150 Introduction to Marketing 3.0
BUS C283 Work Based Learning 3.0
CIS C111 Introduction to Information Systems
Programming
3.0
MS C100 Business Organization and Management 3.0
MS C101 Management and Employee Communication 3.0
MS C102 Human Relations in Business 3.0
MS C104 Human Resource Management 3.0
Total for Certificate 24.0
Total for Degree 60.0

Project Management - Certificate of Accomplishment

3_CE_PRJM

The Project Management Certificate of Accomplishment addresses the increasing importance of team work in the business environment. The program is designed to provide an understanding of the concepts, tools, and techniques of formal project management. Concepts and methods learned are immediately usable in the workplace, leading to a greater retention of newly acquired skills, measurable project improvements, and the achievement of desired project results. The program focuses on key concepts in each of the process and knowledge areas of project management to create a unique learning experience that prepares students to manage projects in a global, multicultural, and online environment.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C100 Introduction to Business 3.0
BUS C101 Introduction to Project Management 3.0
BUS C102 Advanced Project Management 3.0
MS C102 Human Relations in Business 3.0
MS C144 Introduction to Leadership 3.0
Total for Certificate 15.0

Business Plan - Certificate of Specialization

3_CO_BPLN

Designed for students who wish to take additional courses in home business.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C180 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Plans 3.0
BUS C222 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations and Management 3.0
Total for Certificate 6.0

Entrepreneurship Essentials - Certificate of Specialization

3_CE_ENTESS

The Entrepreneurship Essentials program provides students a solid foundation in the business aspects of starting and operating a small business or providing services in an independent capacity. It focuses on understand the theory and practice of managing a business, including knowledge of finance, operations, planning, decision making and the application leadership and managerial skills in various organizational environments.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach
  • Demonstrate awareness of ethical and social responsibility in today's multicultural, team oriented, and rapidly changing global environment.
  • Effectively communicate solutions to business issues, using appropriate language and tools, demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C112 Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship 3.0
BUS C170 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Finance 3.0
BUS C222 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations and Management 3.0
Total for Certificate 9.0

Entrepreneurship For Artists - Certificate of Specialization

3_CE_ENTART

The Entrepreneurship for Artists program is to provide students a solid foundation in the business aspects of starting and operating a small business or providing services in an independent capacity in the Arts. This may include but is not limited to operating galleries, museums or theaters as well as providing services as an illustrator, graphic designer, set designer, studio artist, etc.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Demonstrate awareness of ethical and social responsibility in today's multicultural, team oriented, and rapidly changing global environment.
  • Effectively communicate solutions to business issues, using appropriate language and tools, demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.

Students will complete the following courses:

Course ID Name Units
ART C107 Art Gallery Production and Portfolio Design 3.0
BUS C180 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Plan 3.0
Subtotal 6.0

Program Electives

Select one course from the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C107 Accounting with QuickBooks 2.0
ACCT C116 ACCT for Non-Financial Managers, Entrepreneurs, Business Owners 3.0
Subtotal Electives 2.0-3.0
Total for Certificate 8.0-9.0

Entrepreneurship For Computer Networking and Security Consulting - Certificate of Specialization

3_CE_ENTNET

The Entrepreneurship for Computer Networking and Security program is to provide students a solid foundation in the business aspects of starting and operating a small business or providing services in an independent capacity in the Arts. This may include but is not limited to providing consulting services to small businesses as well as managing technical services for larger organizations.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information based approach.
  • Demonstrate awareness of ethical and social responsibility in today's multicultural, team oriented, and rapidly changing global environment.
  • Effectively communicate solutions to business issues, using appropriate language and tools, demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.

Students will complete the following courses:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C180 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Plan 3.0
CST C271 Become a Security Consultant 3.0
Subtotal 6.0

Program Electives

Select one course from the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C107 Accounting with QuickBooks 2.0
ACCT C116 ACCT for Non-Financial Managers, Entrepreneurs, Business Owners 3.0
Subtotal Electives 2.0-3.0
Total for Certificate 8.0-9.0

Home Business - Certificate of Specialization

3_CE_HMBS

The home-based business certificate is a three-course sequence that was created to provide basic, intermediate, and advanced educational opportunities designed to help you choose and successfully launch a home-based business.

The courses will give the current and future home-based entrepreneur an overview of home-based business and the spectrum of opportunities that successful home-based entrepreneurs are pursuing. With an ever-increasing number of adults today self-employed, many are running their own home-based business or are planning to start one.

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information-based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C170 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Finance 3.0
BUS C222 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations and Management 3.0
Subtotal 6.0

Select one course from the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C100 Introduction to Business 3.0
BUS C110 Business Law/Legal Environment of Business 3.0
BUS C120 Personal Finance 3.0
BUS C130 E-Commerce: Strategic Thinking and Management 3.0
BUS C150 Introduction to Marketing 3.0
Subtotal Electives 3.0
Total for Certificate 9.0

Retail Management Essentials - Certificate of Specialization

3_CE_RMESS

The Retail Management - Essentials Certificate is a specially recognized program designed to prepare individuals for the fast-paced retail industry. This program is also intended to help students develop an understanding of the retail manager's job and the requirements for success in the retail environment. This program is approved by the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC).

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
ACCT C116 ACCT for Non-Financial Managers, Entrepreneurs, Business Owners 3.0
CIS C111 Introduction to Information Systems Programming 3.0
MS C100 Business Organization and Management 3.0
MS C101 Management and Employee Communication 3.0
Total for Certificate 12.0

Retail Management - Advanced - Certificate of Specialization

3_CE_RMADV

The Retail Management - Advanced Certificate is a specially recognized program designed to prepare individuals for the fast-paced retail industry. This program is also intended to help students develop an understanding of the retail manager's job and the requirements for success in the retail environment. This program is approved by the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC).

PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate solutions to business problems, using appropriate language and tools and demonstrating understanding of business terms and concepts.
  • Analyze and recommend effective business decisions/solutions using a systematic, evaluative, and information based approach.
  • Develop and exhibit high standards of professional practice, demonstrating awareness of ethical and social responsibilities in today's multicultural, team-oriented, rapidly-changing global environment.

Students will complete all of the following:

Course ID Name Units
BUS C150 Introduction to Marketing 3.0
BUS C283 Work Based Learning 3.0
MS C102 Human Relations in Business 3.0
MS C104 Human Resource Management 3.0
Total for Certificate 12.0

Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure

Use the link below to view Coastline Community Colleges Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure for this program. These reports provide you, the student, with important information regarding the costs, benefits, and potential employment options of our degree and certificate programs.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

What can we help you find?

Browse our Sitemap