Small Business Entrepreneur Career Major - Overview

Small Business Entrepreneur

small business entreprenuer
Campus
Metro Career Academy
(Springlake Campus)
Career Major Length
1080 hours
Who Can Enroll
MCA students; others with approval from Chief Officer, Enrollment, Recruitment & Transition Services
Schedule
M-F 7:30-10:30A &/or 11:30A-2:20P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$2,700.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$7,020.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
Dependent upon the success of the business

This major prepares students to start their own business. Self-assessment activities help students determine their entrepreneurial potential. Using skills gained in accounting, buying and merchandising, e-commerce, marketing and advertising, students develop their own detailed business plan. They also explore the economic advantages and disadvantages of international trade. Students develop leadership traits and identify their leadership potential through participation in the DECA (an association of marketing students) student organization.

MCA students; others with approval from Chief Officer, Enrollment, Recruitment & Transition Services are able to enroll in this program.

Career Major Length
1080.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Entrepreneurship Awareness
120.00
Fundamentals of Technology
120.00
Business and Marketing Communications
60.00
Entrepreneurship
120.00
Accounting I
120.00
Buying and Merchandising
60.00
E-Commerce Marketing
120.00
Advertising Strategies
120.00
Advanced Entrepreneurship
120.00
Career Major Capstone
120.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading, language and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Dependability
  • Self-motivated
  • Desire to succeed

Student Organizations