Purpose: This program satisfies the requirements of local businesses in their continuing search for employees qualified in supervisory and management skills. The objectives have evolved over the life of the program to that of enhancing management potential through a broader based program while also preparing the student to advance to an associate and ultimately to a baccalaureate degree.
Educational or Occupational Objectives: Thomas Nelson’s Business Management certificate program is designed with local businesses in mind. This certificate will equip graduates with marketable supervisory and management skills and prepare them for an associate or baccalaureate degree.
Admission Requirements: VPT placement test scores in writing, reading, and mathematics are used for initial placement in English, mathematics, and required program courses or department approval. Refer to the course descriptions for these requirements. Additionally, students should be proficient in basic keyboarding before entering this program.