Small Business Management

Course Number: 
BA 174
Course Credits: 
Course Description: 
A study of small business covering reasons for success and failure and a practical approach on how to start a small business and continue successfully. 5 lecture hours. Vocational program course. May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.
Course Prerequisites: 
Prerequisite: READ 090; ENGL 095; MATH 070; ACCT 113 or ACCT 201, or instructor permission.
Course Outcomes: 
  • Evaluate a business idea and determine if a business idea or expansion is feasible, viable, desirable
  • Learn about the resources available to support small businesses
  • Understand why a business plan is necessary and how it may be used
  • Understand the components of a business plan and prepare a business plan.