Entrepreneur Management

Program Description

The Entrepreneur Management program will prepare students to enter into entry-level management positions within the business management field. Graduates will have a knowledge base that includes principles of management, performance management, small business management, and retail management.

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin Campus and Henry Center
  • Major Code: EE71
  • Award Level: Technical Certificate of Credit
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 1 Term
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 12

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

MGMT 1100Principles of Management3
MGMT 2150Small Business Mangement3
MGMT 2140Retail Management3
MGMT 2125Performance Management3

Advertising, promotions, and marketing managers plan programs to generate interest in a product or service. They work with art directors, sales agents, and financial staff members.

Work Environment

About 24 percent of advertising and promotions managers worked for advertising agencies in 2012. About 16 percent of marketing managers worked in the management of companies and enterprises industry.

How to Become an Advertising, Promotions, or Marketing Manager

A bachelor’s degree is required for most advertising, promotions, and marketing management positions. These managers typically have work experience in advertising, marketing, promotions, or sales.


In May 2012, the median annual wage for advertising and promotions managers was $88,590. The median annual wage for marketing managers was $119,480 in May 2012.

Job Outlook

Employment of advertising, promotions, and marketing managers is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Advertising, promotions, and marketing will continue to be essential for organizations as they seek to maintain and expand their share of the market.

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Program Faculty

Michael Cook
Program Coordinator, Business Management and Applied Technical Management

Tahesha Wade
Department Chair, Business Technology; Instructor, Business Management

Christi Ellington
Instructor, Business Management

Frank Amaro
Instructor, Business Management

Herbert Salter
Instructor, Business Management

Career and Academic Planning
Breanna Sidney
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107