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 Spring and Summer Individual Course Schedule

Business Courses

Certified 5G Leadership Skills 

Course:  NCB022-0309 (virtual)
Dates: Apr. 1-29
Days: Tues./Thurs.
Time: 6-8:15 p.m (final class 6-9:30 p.m.)
Hours: 21.5 (remote access)

Cost: $1495
Description: The 5-week 5G Leadership Skills curriculum consists of 19 workshops that address the top soft and interpersonal skills needed in industry today to respond to the five generations in the workforce. This virtual training program focuses on three leadership skills sectors: the collaborative environment, building connections and purposeful leadership.

Certified 5G Leadership Skills

Course:  NCB0222-0306 (Virtual)
Dates: June 9 – Aug. 4
Days: Wed.
Time: 6-8:30 p.m. (final 2 classes 6-8 p.m.)
Hours: 21.5 (remote access)

Cost: $1495

The 9-week 5G Leadership Skills curriculum consists of 19 workshops that address the top soft and interpersonal skills needed in industry today to respond to the five generations in the workforce. This virtual training program focuses on three leadership skills sectors: the collaborative environment, building connections and purposeful leadership.

Certificate in Residential Property Mgmt./Certified Apartment Leasing Professional (CALP)

Course: NCB0151-0307 (virtual)
Dates: June 22 – Aug. 3
Days: Tues., Thurs.
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Hours: 26 (remote access)

Cost: $595
Description: This 7-week course is designed to prepare students to sit for the Certified Apartment Leasing Professional (CALP) examination with a Residential Property Management (CRPM) certificate.  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 relationship, effectively meeting the needs of residents, and the market survey.

Introduction to Apartment Maintenance

Course: NCB0152–0304 (hybrid)
Dates: Apr. 12 – May 22
Days: Mon., Wed. and two Saturdays 
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.; Saturday 6 – 9 p.m.
Hours: 30 (remote, online, and in-classroom instruction)

Cost: $595
Description: This 6-week course is designed to give students the basic skills needed to start a career on the maintenance side of the apartment industry. Students will gain an understanding of the need of apartment maintenance and how the industry works. They will learn to identify core strengths of service technicians and to understand the basics of electrical, plumbing, groundskeeper, porter, and other quick turn items. This introductory course can be a springboard for future learning and industry certifications, such as the Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT).

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 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.