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Management Skills

One-Year Certificate

The Management Skills certificate program provides training to enhance or improve your current employment skills. The program may be tailored to a variety of fields including but not limited to health care, retail, marketing, and computer networking.

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation.  Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore.  Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

ENG 051 or

ENG 098

Introduction to College Writing or

Writing Essentials

4/4

3/3

ENG 052

Introduction to College Reading

4/4

MTH 051

MTH 120

Pre Algebra and/or

Introduction to Algebra

4/4

FYS 101

First-Year Seminar

2/2

Program of Study

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

Pre/Corequisites

Required Courses

ENG 111

English Composition I

3/3

ENG 051 or ENG 098 &
ENG 052 or Placement

BUS 100

Introduction to Business

3/3

MGT 201

Principles of Management

3/3

Pre/Corequisite

BUS 100

MGT 202

Personnel Management

3/3

BUS 100

MTH 123 or

BUS 101

Introduction to Statistics or

Business Math

3/3

MTH 120 or Placement

Business Electives

4-5 courses from courses listed below:

15 credits

Total

 

30/30

 

4-5 Courses from Selected Courses

ACC 121

Principles of Accounting I

4/5

ACC 122

Principles of Accounting II

4/5

ACC 121

BUS 112

Business Law

3/3

ENG 112 or

ENG 257

English Composition II or

Professional Writing

3/3

ENG 111

BUS/MKT/

MGT 298

Independent Study in Business, Marketing, or Management

3/3

Approved application

BUS 299 or

MGT 299

Internship in Business or

Internship in Management

3/3

Approved application

CIS 160

Desktop Applications

3/4

MGT 205

Small Business Management

3/3

MGT 201

MKT 241

Principles of Marketing

3/3

BUS 100 or BUS 142

MKT 243

Principles of Salesmanship

3/3

CIT 245

Network Technologies

4/5

OIS 257

Administrative Assistance Procedures

4/4

OIS 151 and CIS 160

SPE 110

Interpersonal Communications

3/3

BUS 101

Business Math

3/3

MTH 051

ECO 136

Principles of Economics I

3/3

ALH 104

Medical Terminology

3/3


Program planning should be done through an academic advisor. Students are responsible for prerequisites and/or co-requisites. See course descriptions.

This program is intended to prepare students for employment, and therefore has not been designed to transfer to  senior institutions. Some of the courses, however, may be transferable. Meet with a WSCC counselor for transfer course information.

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