Marketing – Management Certificates

Marketing – Management Certificate (MKT.CERT.MNGT)

This certificate is an accelerated program of marketing studies designed to qualify people for entry level work or promotion within the shortest possible time. See also, Basic Certificate.

This program has been articulated with some area high schools. Recent high school graduates may have earned credit in this program through high school coursework. Refer to the Dual Credit web page for more information.

Overview for College Success Credits
OCS 121 Overview for College Success 1
Overview for College Success (OCS 121) is a class that will help you plan and assist you in becoming a better student and support you in your work/life balance. OCS 121 credit is not calculated in the course minimum credit totals listed in this section.
Cluster 1 Credits
ACC 120 Financial Accounting 4
BUS 108 Introductions to Business 3
BUS 211 Principles of Advertising 3
BUS 203 Principles of Marketing 3
OAT 172 Business Communication 3
BUS 210 Principles of Sales 3
Cluster 2 Credits
ACC 121 Managerial Accounting 3
BUS 204 Principles of Retailing 3
BUS 220 Principles of Management 3
ECO 201 Principles of Economics, MACRO 3
MIS 101 Computer Literacy and Applications 3
Minimum for Certificate: 34

Basic Certificate

South Suburban College offers a variety of basic certificates designed to provide specialized training in specific areas. The following basic certificate is now available. For further information, contact your academic advisor or counselor.

The retail industry provides numerous entry-level positions. This certificate is designed to provide an understanding of the retail industry and to develop skills in the area of sales and marketing.

Retailing (MKT.BASIC.RETAIL) Credits
BUS 105 Business Mathematics 3
BUS 108 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 203 Principles of Marketing 3
BUS 204 Principles of Retailing 3
BUS 210 Principles of Sales 3
Total Credit Hours 15

Contact  Ona’ Johnson, Chairperson, Business Programs Department at (708) 596-2000 ext. 2357, Room 3441, Main Campus.