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2012-2013 Official General Catalog 
2012-2013 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Entrepreneurship: Certificate

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Certificate Program

The certificate program is designed to prepare prospective entrepreneurs to launch new ventures by educating them in the fundamentals of starting and operating their own business. For entrepreneurs who already have an established business, the program will help them strengthen their business and managerial skills

Students may complete the program in two semesters. Students should check with their advisor during the scheduling process to make sure courses are taken in proper sequence and any prerequisites have been met. Some flexibility is available as to when courses must be taken, but not all courses are offered every semester. Students will be able to apply the credits earned towards an AAS degree in Marketing/Management/Sales.

Program Entrance Requirements: Satisfactory completion of the writing, reading and mathematics placement test. Students may be required to take additional coursework in these areas depending on the placement test results.

Program supervised by:
Rick Behr, Chairman
Office: Business Building, Room B-108
Telephone: 607 778-5133

Dominic DePersis, Coordinator
Office: Business Building, Room B-204
Telephone: 607 778-5172

Total Credits 30


Gainful Employment Program Disclosure 2010-11

Program Name:  Entrepreneurship

OPEID:  002862

CIP Code:  52.0701

Occupations:  Chief Executives; General and Operations Managers

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Program costs for NY State residents - This program will take two full-time semesters (9 months) to complete.

  • Tuition and fees - $4,102
  • Books and supplies - $1,400
  • Room and board - room and board are not provided by the college
  • Other - $0

Graduation Rates

  • Number of graduates - 1
  • Number of on-time graduates - N.A.
  • On-time completion rate - N.A.

Job placement rate of graduates:  Not available at this time.

Median loan debt of graduates:

  • Federal loans - N.A.
  • Private loans - N.A.
  • BCC finance plans - N.A.

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