2015-2016 College Catalog 
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Small Business Entrepreneurial Studies Certificate

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Degree Code: J07

Certificate Program

Program Coordinator: Ed Muenzner - 860-215-9456

This 28-29 credit hour certificate is designed for students who want to start and/or run their own business. Practical application to job situations will be stressed. Students may complete this certificate by completing the courses listed below.

Students may complete this certificate by completing the courses that are listed below.

Small Business and Entrepreneurial Studies Certificate Curriculum Requirements


° Course has a prerequisite. Students should check course description.

* Indicates common course numbering within Connecticut Community College system.

Students should consult with their academic advisor regarding the minimum number of credits to be taken at TRCC and limits on non-traditional credits.  25% of TRCC degree requirements must be completed with TRCC coursework.  Up to 50% of degree requirements can be fulfilled with non-traditional credit.  Non-traditional credit includes CLEP/DSST exams, Credit by Exam, APL credit, and Military credit.   

Grand Total: 28-29

Entrepreneurial Studies, Certificate Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. understand the role of the entrepreneur in developing a business.
  2. understand the basics of managing a small business. develop a small business plan.
  3. understand basic accounting principles in order to do required bookkeeping.

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