Certificate Information

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail



Students must earn a grade of "C" or better required for all courses within the program.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Retail Management is designed to prepare individuals working in the Retail industry, and related fields, for the industry training needs in supervision and management, marketing, financial management, and business planning. The curriculum encompasses several business essentials and also emphasizes the skill sets needed for effective management and communication in the work environment.

Admission Criteria


Program Prerequisites

Prerequisites: None

Required Courses Credits: 24

ACC111Accounting Principles I (3) OR
ACC211Financial Accounting (3)3
BPC110Computer Usage and Applications (3) OR
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3)3
COM100Introduction to Human Communication3
GBS110Human Relations in Business and Industry (3) OR
MGT251Human Relations in Business (3)3
MGT180Retail Management (3) OR
GBS270ACBusiness Internship (3) OR
GBS296WCCooperative Education (3) OR
GBS298ACSpecial Projects (3)3
MGT101Techniques of Supervision (3) OR
MGT229Management and Leadership I (3)3
MGT179Utilizing the Human Resources Department (3) OR
MGT276Personnel/Human Resources Management (3)3
MKT271Principles of Marketing3

Restricted Electives


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Major: 5286
First Term: 2016 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 24
CIPS code: 52.1401
Initiating College: South Mountain Community College
Program Availability: Shared CGC, EMC, GCC, GWCC, MCC, PC, RSC, SMC - CGC EMC GCC GWC MCC PC RSC SMC
Occupational Area: Business, Management, and Administration
Instructional Council: Business/Management (03)
GPA: 2.0