Whether you want to open or manage a small business, or already own a small business and want to enhance your skills, this certificate program is a great path for you. The Small Business Management Certificate program covers:
As you advance through your classes, you'll even have the opportunity to develop your own business plan.
Heartland Community College is a local leader in providing resources and training for small business owners. The College collaborates with Illinois State University to provide opportunities for students to participate in entrepreneurial competitions.
Small business plays a huge role in our country's economic growth. They comprise 99.7% of all employer firms in the country. According to the National Small Business Association 2013 Economic Report, the overall outlook for small businesses owners in the U.S. is on the upswing. In order to thrive, it is essential to have the right preparation. With a certificate in Small Business Management, you'll be off to a great start.