Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

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Business Management

Allegheny, Boyce, North, South
Certificate (216.1)

This certificate program is designed for students who are currently employed and seeking to enhance their skills or students with some postsecondary educational background who are preparing for an entry-level position in business or industry. Cooperative education credits may be available to those who qualify.

 Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:

  1. Demonstrate business concepts in the areas of marketing, management, finance, accounting and the external business environments.
  2. Explain major concepts and elements of the global environment.
  3. Solve business problems through analysis and critical thinking.
  4. Demonstrate competency in oral and written communications such as standard business communications, such as memos, programs and reports.
  5. Discriminate between valid and invalid sources of information as a means of reporting on current trends in business.

See the graduation checksheet for this program in pritable PDF form.

Certificate Requirements

Minimum Credits to graduate: 32–33

First Semester 
Course #      Course Name



Financial Accounting



Introduction to Business



Principles of Management                     



Principles of Macroeconomics               



Restricted Elective       



 Total Credits


Second Semester  



Managerial Accounting                          



Principles of Marketing   



Business Law 1     



Business Electives  



 Total Credits


1 Restricted Electives


Business Elective or



Computer Information Technology Elective        


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