SB41 Small Business Management Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus and Henry Site

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 19

Program Description

The Small Business Management Specialist certificate prepares individuals to manage and direct day-to-day functions of a variety of small businesses. Learning opportunities will introduce, develop, and reinforce students’ knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and success in small business management. Graduates will receive a Small Business Management Specialist TCC.

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.

Contact Us

Michael Cook, Ed.D., Program Coordinator


Phone: (770) 412-4410 

Program Courses

First Term

MGMT 2140Retail Management


Choose One: (Required)

COLL 1500Student Success



COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


Total Credit Hours:3

Second Term

ACCT 1100Financial Accounting I


MGMT 2125Performance Management


MGMT 2150Small Business Management


Choose one of the following

MGMT 1110Employment Rules and Regulations



MGMT 2120Labor Management Relations