Feb 24, 2024  
2023-2025 Catalog Volume XXXI Ver 1 
2023-2025 Catalog Volume XXXI Ver 1

Business, Certificate

Program Overview

The Certificate program in Business is designed for those students interested in a foundational educational experience in Business, Accounting, and General Education courses. The certificate provides students with a starting point for their education and allows them an opportunity to continue their education into degree programs in business professions. Only courses in which a C or better is earned will count toward graduation requirements.

Learning Outcomes

The program seeks to graduate successful individuals who:

  • Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the functional areas of business.
  • Students will be able to communicate effectively in written and oral communication formats.

Admission Requirements

All students must minimally meet the requirements for general admission to South College.

Total Curriculum: 42.5 Credits

Area I - Core Curriculum: 24.5 Credits


Computer Literacy


Personal Development

Social Science

  • Approved Social Science Elective Credits: 4.5

Written Communication

Area II - Major Curriculum: 18 Credits

  • Approved Business Elective Credits: 13.5