Business Administration – Global Entrepreneurship

  • Certificate Program: 2 semesters, the number of semesters may be shortened if the student can take online classes.
  • Admission Cycle: Every semester
  • Maximum Number Admitted Annually: Open

Career Description

This certificate is designed to introduce students to the various aspects of the free enterprise system, provide a fundamental knowledge of business functions, processes, and an understanding of business organizations in today’s global economy.

Careers Available

Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in government agencies, financial institutions, and large to small business or industry.

Entry-Level Salary

  • $15,000 – $25,000/yr. for entrepreneurs in an established agency or institution. Potential earnings for entrepreneurs are unlimited and determined by the success and growth of the startup enterprise.

Course of Study

Course work includes business concepts such as accounting, business law, economics, management, and marketing. Skills related to the application of these concepts are developed through the study of computer applications, communication, team building, and decision making.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Strong communication and interpersonal skills, as well as strong math background (high school algebra strongly recommended) and strong reading comprehension and basic computer skills.

Helpful Personal Attributes

General awareness of the business environment and good decision-making skills. Computer and technology application abilities and adaptability to various work environments.

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about Business Administration/Electronic Commerce Program, contact Bruce DeBole, Program Coordinator, at 336.734.7680 or adebole@forsythtech.edu.