Preparing you for business administration jobs
SPC's Business Administration Certificate prepares you for jobs in business administration. The program covers personnel, accounting and finance, marketing, legal requirements and budgeting and planning.
This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.
General and Operations Managers
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area Average
Projected employment for Florida
Projected Job Openings
Our business administration Certificate teach you to:
- Prepare and use financial information to support decision making
- Manage business information with appropriate software
- Effectively communicate as a professional
- Understand legal and ethical issues in business
- Develop human resources, strategic and organizational skills
- Identify and demonstrate management activities
Business Administration Certificate with Financial Aid Eligibility
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2015 (505)
The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2015 (505), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.
Program Leadership Information
Dean, College of Business
The business courses identified in this Certificate program will apply towards the Business Administration AS degree. These courses will cover the areas of personnel, accounting and finance, marketing, legal requirements and budgeting and planning.
The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.
If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.
Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Florida CIP Code
Federal CIP Code
52.0701: Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.
Minimum grade of C or better.
MAJOR CORE COURSES
Continuing your education at SPC
Our Business Administration Certificate is part of and transfers to SPC's Business Administration Associate of Science Degree. This A.S. degree transfers to SPC's bachelor's degrees in Business Administration, Management and Organizational Leadership or Sustainability Management.
SPC also offers short-term business training and professional development courses through our Workforce Institute.