Small Business Management

Small Business Management

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The Spoon River College program in Small Business Management offers a mix of transfer and career courses for the student interested in owning or operating a small business. The program teaches the student the skills needed to be successful in the development of a new business.

Certificates and Degrees

Associate in Applied Science degree
Business Plan Entrepreneurship Certificate
Customer Service Certificate
Entrepreneurship Certificate
Small Office Accounting Certificate
Supervision Certificate

Nature of Work

The Small Business Management program is designed to provide students with a background in business organization and operations, as well as management training necessary for advancement to supervisory positions in small businesses. This program is part of the Business Management & Administration Career Cluster.

Employment Opportunities

Owner/operator of small business
Office Manager
Business Manager/Supervisor
Customer Service Representative/Supervisor


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For information about the Small Business Management program, call an advisor at (309) 647-4645.


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