Career Certificates

http://sr.photos3.fotosearch.com/bthumb/CSP/CSP990/k10627875.jpgAre you looking to change career paths or upgrade your skill-set? Tunxis offers certificate programs in Accounting, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing Management, and E-Commerce. Open the doors to entry-level positions in the for-profit, government and non-for-profit organizations, from bookkeeper to marketing assistant.

 

All the courses in the certificate programs may be applied towards an associate’s degree, and students may increase their marketability by combining a Business Administration degree with a specialized certificate. A business internship is highly recommended for those students who want to learn new skills within a work experience while gaining an edge in finding employment once they graduate.

Business Administration

With your certificate in business administration from Tunxis Community College, you will have the skills you need to succeed in business. From the largest, global corporations, to the smallest, sole proprietorships, you will learn the skills all companies need to grow – including accounting, ethics, finance, law, management, MIS, and marketing. These web sites provide …

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e-Commerce

The e-Commerce certificate offers a unique and valuable combination of a business and marketing education, allowing students to learn the tools necessary to compete in a global marketplace. Both traditional and online merchandisers are seeking employees with an understanding of technology and electronic retailing and the skills to use these tools in innovative ways to …

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Entrepreneurship

A certificate in Entrepreneurship provides a foundation in business principles necessary to open and operate your own business. These web sites provide additional information on potential careers: American Management Association Connecticut Department of Labor, Labor Market Information United States, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook   Program of Study for Entrepreneurship Certificate: Entrepreneurship 2013-2014 …

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Finance

A finance certificate provides training in financial leadership and decision-making. The certificate prepares students for entry level management positions. These web sites provide additional information on potential careers: Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards National Association of Personal Financial Planners Connecticut Department of  Labor, Labor Market Information United States, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook   Course of …

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Accounting

Accounting is the official “language of business”. Studying and mastering accounting will open doors to any business within any industry. Students who graduate with a certificate accounting are more marketable in the business world. In addition, some of our students have continued with their education and received associates degrees and bachelor degrees and have even …

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Marketing Management

Marketing is an essential business function that allows an organization to plan, develop, promote and deliver products and services to its customers. Students with a degree in marketing work in for profit and nonprofit organizations. The US Department of Labor predicts that overall employment of advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers is expected …

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