Business Courses

PHSC’s Business courses provide students with leadership and entrepreneurship training, property management certification, accounting certification, and more. Students may choose to take individual courses that they may stack to obtain a certification, or complete one of our Business Certificate programs. These certificates are stackable and part of the Associate in Science degree. Students should meet with an Academic Advisor to determine the best pathway to success in their field of interest.

2021 Fall Individual Course Schedule

Business Courses

Introduction to Bookkeeping Using QuickBooks Online

Course:  NCB0103-0311 (hybrid)
Dates: Sept. 14 – Oct. 21
Days: Tues., Thurs. and online
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Hours: 50 (remote access and online)

Cost: $1095

Description: This 6-week course is an introduction to the fundamentals of bookkeeping using QuickBooks Online and will prepare students to sit for the Certified QuickBooks User for QuickBooks Online exam to become industry certified. QuickBooks is Intuit’s powerful, easy-to-use, and most commonly used accounting software tool for individuals and small business.

Certified 5G Leadership Skills

Course: NCB0222-0312 (virtual)
Dates: Sept. 29 – Dec. 1
Days: Wed.
Time: 6 – 8:30 p.m.
Hours: 21.5 (remote access)

Cost: $1495
Description: This 9-week course consists of 19 workshops that address the top soft and interpersonal skills needed in industry today. The course curriculum is research-based and focuses on the 5 generations in the workforce today with an emphasis on three leadership skills sectors: the collaborative environment, building connections and purposeful leadership. This class is a must for individuals looking to enhance skills, or employers with workforce evaluation deficits or those onboarding new employees.

Certificate in Residential Property Management (CRPM)

Course: NCB0151-0700 (in-classroom instruction)
Dates: Oct. 5 – Nov. 18
Days: Tues., Thurs.
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Hours: 26 (Porter Campus, D421)

Cost: $595
Description: This 7-week course has been designed to offer students the ability to earn a Certificate in Residential Property Management to become industry certified. CRPM certification will increase earning potential and enhance professional status. Course topics include: Bringing in new residents, marketing and maintaining your community, why your competition matters, relevant laws and how to apply them, the sales process and building relationships, effectively meeting the needs of residents, and the market survey.

How to Register

To complete the application process for a Continuing Professional Education/Industry Certification Prep course, follow these steps:

  1. Register for the continuing education course
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using PHSC school code 010652, if not previously completed.

Career Certificate and College Credit Certificate Programs

PHSC offers business degree and certificate programs, fast-track and short-term (one or two semesters) credentialing opportunities to prepare students for the workforce. Credit certificates are stackable and part of the Associate in Science degree listed. Clock hour certificates articulate to the listed degree.

Business Certificates

Accounting Technology Operations

Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18
Degree: Accounting Technology

Accounting Technology Specialist

Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12
Degree: Accounting Technology

Business Development and Entrepreneurship

Degree: Business Operations/Business Administration – Management Specialization 
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 24

Business Management

Degree: Business Administration – Mgmt. Specialization
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 24

Business Operations

Degree: Business Administration – Mgmt. Specialization
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18

Business Specialist

Degree: Business Administration – Mgmt. Specialization
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12

Entrepreneurship

Degree: Marketing Management
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12

Mortgage Finance Specialist

Degree: Financial Services
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12 

Office Specialist

Degree: Business Management and Administration
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18

Office Support

Degree: Business Management and Administration
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12

How to Register

To complete the application process for a College Credit or Career Certificate program, follow these steps:

  1. Apply to the College through the Online Application System to become a PHSC student. 
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using PHSC school code 010652, if not previously completed.
  3. Meet with an Academic Advisor to register for courses.

Questions?

Direct your questions, concerns or requests for more information to the PHSC Workforce Development Office at careertraining@phsc.edu.