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Business Program

Here is your opportunity to learn new skills for career success

Areas of study

Retail Management

Certificate of Achievement

 

The Retail Management Program is designed to provide students with a retail management foundation that will enable them, as current or prospective employees, to deal with the challenges of the retail environment. This program meets the requirements of the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) Retail Management Certificate program.

 

For the Certificate of Achievement in Retail Management complete 31 units of coursework listed below as well as the Graduation Requirements in English and Math. Consult a Los Medanos College counselor to develop your education plan for the Certificate of Achievement.

 

Refer to the LMC catalog and an college counselor for more information.

REQUIRED COURSES UNIT

BUS-003**   

Business Math       3

or

   
MATH-007               Self-Paced Arithmetic Skills 3-3.5
or    
MATH-009 Arithmetic Skills with Applications 3
BUS-181 Accounting:  Applied Principles+ 3
or    
BUS-186 Financial Accounting+ 4
BUS-026¤  Retailing Operations 3
BUS-033 Marketing 3
BUS-035 Microsoft Office 3
or    
BUS-035A/B/C Microsoft Office Word/Excel/Powerpoint 3
or    
BUS-018 Microsoft Excel for Windows 3
or    
COMSC-060 Information Technologies 4
BUS-058

Business English

Note: Students who have completed English-100 are not required to complete BUS-058.

3
BUS-059*** Business Communications 3
MANGT-050 Introduction to Supervision+ 3
MANGT-070 Relating in Human Terms+ 3
MANGT-075 Managing Human Resources+ 3
TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED IN MAJOR COURSES 30-32

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Information:

**

Meets mathematics competency requirement for Certificate of Achievement

***
Meets reading/writing competency requirement for Certificate of Achievement.
¤ Currently not offered at LMC, can be taken at DVC (BUSMK256) or Las Positas (Marketing 50).
¤¤ Currently not offered at LMC, can be taken at Las Positas (Marketing 60).
+

Renumbered Courses:

BUS-109:  Introduction to Business, formerly BUS-020

BUS-294:  Business Law, formerly BUS-034

MANGT-050:  Introduction to Supervision, formerly MANGT-050A/B/C: Introducing Supervision

MANGT-060:  Making Effective Decisions, formerly MANGT-060A/B/C

MANGT-065: Mastering Management’s Tools, formerly MANGT-065A/B/C

MANGT-070:  Relating in Human Terms, formerly MANGT-070A/B/C/D/E

MANGT-075:  Managing Human Resources, formerly MANGT-075A/B/C