Business Management/Entrepreneur

Contact: Robin Bagent, (208) 732-6392
rbagent@csi.edu

Business Management and Entrepreneurship curriculum provides students with the skills necessary to own and operate their own business or to assume entry-level management positions. Students completing the one-year Intermediate Technical Certificate, learn basic management skills for the retail industry. Completion of the second year of the program earns an Associate of Applied Science degree, giving students the knowledge and skills needed to begin their own business, or to manage entry-level business operations in a variety of industries. Topics of study include basic management philosophies and theories, organizational psychology, business strategy development, the ability to work successfully in teams, and analysis-based decision-making. The ITC certificate is endorsed by the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC). Students seeking to continue their education at the Bachelor’s level should discuss options with their advisor.

Gainful Employment data for this program may be found on the department web page: http://business.csi.edu/biz_management/

Program Application Required: Yes

Sample Career Opportunities: General and Operations Managers

*Talk to an advisor for additional career choices