Certificates: Entrepreneurship, Small Business Finance, and E-Business/ E-Commerce
These programs provide students with essential information and training as a preparation to owning and operating a small business. The certificates also enable individuals who already own and operate a business to upgrade skills and broaden their areas of expertise.
Students must demonstrate acceptable proficiency levels in reading, writing, and mathematics as prerequisites for courses in these programs. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which students can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete the programs. For more details see the Academic Placement and Testing section.
Graduates of these programs will receive a Certificate of Occupational Proficiency in Entrepreneurship , Small Business Finance , or E-Business/E-Commerce .
The Entrepreneurship and Small Business Finance Certificates of Occupational Proficiency are offered at the Summit (Dillon/Breckenridge), Timberline (Leadville), Alpine (Steamboat Springs), and Aspen campuses. The E-Business/E-Commerce Certificate of Occupational Proficiency is offered through Online Learning. Please see your adviser for a recommended sequence of courses.
These certificate curricula include many of the courses included in the Associate of Applied Science degree in Entrepreneurship and credits may be applied toward that degree.
Minimum Hours Required
Minimum Credits Required (13)
Minimum Contact Hours Required (195)
This certificate program is not eligible for federal student aid funds.
◆ State Guaranteed Transfer Course
✽ Applies to CMC AA/AS/AGS Degrees
Note: Not all programs/courses are available at every campus and may require travel to another campus or access via distance learning (IVS, hybrid, or online).
For more information see Degree & Certificate Descriptions & Requirements .