SBF1 Small Business Owner, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin and Flint River Campuses

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 1 term
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 13

Program Description

The Small Business Owner Technical Certificate of Credit is designed to provide industrial/trade and personal services diploma students with the additional entry-level skills necessary to operate a small business. Topics include Principles of Management, Small Business Management, Business Plan Development, and Principles of Accounting.

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

Program Courses

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

ACCT 1100Financial Accounting I


MGMT 1100Principles of Management


MGMT 2145Business Plan Development


MGMT 2150Small Business Management