Build Your Business Smarts

​Get the tools you'll need to compete and succeed in today's complex business climate. Build your knowledge base with a broad spectrum of courses — a curriculum built to give you the edge in fast-paced work settings.

In our program, you will build your knowledge while learning concepts, skills and techniques that will help you:

  • Compete in a competitive business environment.
  • Be a smart consumer and investor.
  • Understand the different forms of business ownership.
  • Become an effective, knowledge-based manager.
  • Select and retain the best employees.
  • Motivate employees for maximum performance.
  • Build high-performing teams.
  • Understand the U.S. economy and the phases in a typical business cycle.
  • Keep basic accounting records.
  • Comprehend a business firm's financial statements.
  • Understand laws that affect business.
  • Become knowledgeable about contract law.
  • Understand how advertising affects consumer behavior.
  • Develop a marketing plan for a small business.