A: Refer to the "Prerequisites" tab above.
This program prepares students to envision, develop and manage their own business. Students discover the skills necessary to be an entrepreneur, including: developing a business plan, identifying market needs, marketing a business, maintaining accurate records and accounting processes, managing finances, and integrating technology into business functions. Students gain the knowledge necessary to make sound financial decisions, while also operating a business with the legal, ethical, and social obligations of today’s small business owner.
- Who can attend?
- Class Times
- Credentials Available
- Start Date: August,October,January
- Days: Monday - Friday
- A.M. Hours: 9:15 - 12:25
- NPS 9:15 - 12:05;
- MPS 9:35 - 12:25
- P.M. Hours: 1:15 - 4:10
- NPS: 1:15 - 4:10
- MPS: 1:15 - 4:10
- Evening Hours: N/A
- Adults can choose to attend A.M. and/or P.M. sessions.
- High school students can attend half day, A.M. or P.M., to be decided during career advisement session.
- Fundamentals of Technology (ODCTE)
- Business Concepts
- Business Math
- Consumer Finance
- Investment Concepts
- Marketing Concepts
- Sales Concepts
- Telephone Etiquette
- Listening Skills
- Business Communications
- Interpersonal Communications
- Managing People
- Business Ethics Awareness
- Office Management
- Operations Concepts
- Retail Management
- Completion & Positive Placement Rate
- Potential Occupations
- Potential Wages
- Career Profile
- On-Time Adult Completion Rate: For more information contact the Data Management Coordinator.
- Positive Placement Rate: 100%
Positive Placement Rate includes Military, Continuing Education and all Employment, related or not related. The rate information provided below is based on the most current data available.
- General and Operations Manager
- Administrative Services Managers
- Purchasing Managers
- Storage and Distribution Managers
- Logistics managers
- Food Service Managers
- Lodging Managers
- Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
- First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
A: Yes. All students and staff must wear an MNTC badge while on campus. Pictures for badges are taken during the registration process.
A: Refer to the "expenses" tab above.
A: This program is currently part-time only.
A: This long-term program is not available in the evening. You might consider one of our short-term business & financial classes!
A: For this program, you will need to speak with an MNTC Career Advisor. Set up your free career advisement today!
A: Yes, this program has financial aid available for qualified students.
A: The education path for this program is an associate or bachelor's degree in business, finance, communications, or other related fields.
A: Refer to the "Potential Occupations" tab above.
A: Refer to the "Credentials Available" tab above.
A: Refer to the "cost" tab above.
A: Refer to the "potential occupations" tab above.
A: Testing information is available during your meeting with an MNTC Career Advisor.
A: Refer to the "class times" tab above.
A: Refer to the "Who can attend?" tab above.
A: Yes! Our Career and College Connection team coordinate career and college fairs on campus throughout the year. They also help with resumes, interviews, employment opportunities, etc. Additionally, internships are may be available to eligible students.