Start Your Own Business Certificate - Online

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Entrepreneurship, the process of starting and running a business, can result in ground-breaking success. This program is for students who want to start their own business or for students who may have a business that they want to make more successful. It will walk them through the process of starting and growing a business. This program addresses concepts, such as establishing that business plans are feasible, developing specific objectives to bring plans into reality, and offering methods of operating a business to optimize its success.


Our detailed start your own business course will address the following:

  • Determine if a business is right for you
  • Develop business ideas and concepts
  • Establish that the business is actually realistic and feasible
  • Understand legal issues and choose the best form of organization and planning the best exit for you and business
  • Create a realistic and implementable business plan that will help you raise money, make the best decisions, and operate your business successfully
  • Obtain the resources you need, such as money, partners, customers, and financing
  • Use social media and other web strategies to build success

Materials/Textbooks included:

  • Start Your Own Business
  • The Entrepreneurial Conversation
  • Bankable Business Plans for Entrepreneurial Ventures


View the course syllabus

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This program is compatible with the Windows XP and later operating systems and can be taken on either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible on IE7 and later browsers.

Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.

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You will receive a password and log-in information via email within 3-5 business days of registering for this course. Textbooks are included and will be mailed to you within 10 business days. You have 6 months to complete this course. You must make an 70 or higher as your final grade to successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.

There are no refunds for this course.

If you have questions about this course, please contact the online coordinator at 470-578-3355 or

Class Details

92 Sessions
Weekly - Sat, Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri


Online Instructor 

CEUs : 20



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/1/2017 - 9/30/2017 Weekly -Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM TBD Online Instructor