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Business Administration Certificates

For advising and financial aid information: 816.604.1000

MCC Campus(es) and Contacts:
MCC-Blue River: Lynn Canaday, 816.604.6678
MCC-Longview: Randy Kidd, 816.604.2597,  Zack McNeil, 816.604.2522
MCC-Maple Woods: Kim Luken, 816.604.3106, James Moes, 816.604.3184
MCC-Penn Valley: Zack McNeil, 816.604.2522
MCC-Online: Lynn Canaday, 816.604.6678

Certificates Awarded

Important: MCC recently updated the BSAD course designator for its business courses to either BUSN or ACCT. Please refer to the Business Course Crosswalk (PDF) to determine the name of the new BUSN or ACCT course that will fulfill the BSAD requirement on your degree plan.

Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

Accounting Certificate

Accounting Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 101 Accounting Principles l 3
ACCT 102 Accounting Principles ll 3
ACCT 103 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 140
ACCT 142
Individual Income Tax or
Individual Income Tax w/VITA
3
ACCT 153
ACCT 104
Computerized Accounting or
Payroll Accounting
3
ACCT 155
ACCT 158
Accounting Using Spreadsheets or
Introduction to Data Analytics for Accounting
3
BUSN 100
BUSN 130
Introduction to Business or
Entrepreneurship
3
BUSN 105 Business Communications 3
BUSN 270 Legal Environment of Business 3
MATH 100
MATH 115
Mathematics for Business or
Statistics or higher
3
Total Credit Hours Required 30

Bookkeeping Certificate

Bookkeeping Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 101 Accounting Principles l 3
ACCT 104 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 140
ACCT 142
Individual Income Tax or
Individual Income Tax w/VITA
3
ACCT 153 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 155 Accounting Using Spreadsheets 3
MATH 100
MATH 115
Mathematics for Business or
Statistics or higher
3
Total Credit Hours Required 18

Business Management Certificate

Business Management Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 100 Introduction to Accounting 3
BUSN 105 Business Communications 3
BUSN 107 Organizational Behavior 3
BUSN 200 Management 3
BUSN 240 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 290 Business Capstone 1
Choose 5 of the following courses:  
BUSN 202 Retail Management 3
BUSN 204 Small Business Management 3
HOSP 205 Quality Management 3
BUSN 209 Strategic Management 3
BUSN 210 Logistics Management 3
BUSN 211 Operations Management 3
BUSN 212 Transportation Management 3
BUSN 220 Project Management 3
Total Credit Hours Required 31

Business Sales Certificate

Business Sales Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
BUSN 105 Business Communications 3
BUSN 107 Organizational Behavior 3
BUSN 150 Marketing 3
BUSN 152 Principles of Selling 3
BUSN 260 Management Internship I 3
BUSN 261 Management Internship II 3
BUSN 290 Business Capstone 1
Total Credit Hours Required 19

Payroll Professional Certificate

Payroll Professional Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 101 Accounting Principles l 3
ACCT 104 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 153 Computerized Accounting 3
BUSN 240 Human Resource Management 3
MATH 100 Mathematics for Business 3
ACCT Elective 3
Total Credit Hours Required 18

Restaurant Management Certificate

Restaurant Management Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 100 Introduction to Accounting 3
BUSN 105 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 107 Organizational Behavior 3
BUSN 160 Field Experience I 3
BUSN 200 Management 3
BUSN 240 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 290 Business Capstone 1
HMGT 100 Introduction to Hospitality 3
HMGT 102 Foodservice Sanitation 1
HMGT 106 Nutrition and Menu Planning 3
HMGT 201 Restaurant Operations 3
HMGT 209 Catering Management 3
Total Credit Hours Required 32

Retail Management Certificate

Retail Management Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 100 Introduction to Accounting 3
BUSN 105 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 107 Organizational Behavior 3
BUSN 152 Principles of Selling 3
BUSN 200 Management 3
BUSN 202 Retail Management 3
BUSN 211 Operations Management 3
BUSN 240 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 260 Management Internship I 3
BUSN 261 Management Internship II 3
BUSN 290 Business Capstone 1
Total Credit Hours Required 31

Business Logistics Management Certificate

Business Logistics Management Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 100 Introduction to Accounting  
BUSN 105 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 107 Organizational Behavior 3
BUSN 200 Management 3
BUSN 210 Logistics Management 3
BUSN 211 Operations Management 3
BUSN 212 Transportation Operations and Management 3
BUSN 213 Warehousing and Distribution Centers 3
BUSN 240 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 290 Business Capstone 1
Total Credit Hours Required 28

Small Business Management Certificate

Small Business Management Certificate (PDF)

Specific Education Requirements
ACCT 100 Introduction to Accounting 3
BUSN 103 Business Writing 3
BUSN 105 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 107 Organizational Behavior 3
BUSN 130 Entrepreneurship 3
BUSN 150 Marketing 3
BUSN 151 Consumer Behavior 3
BUSN 152 Principles of Selling 3
BUSN 200 Management 3
BUSN 204 Small Business Management 3
BUSN 240 Human Resource Management 3
BUSN 270 Legal Environment of Business 3
BUSN 290 Business Capstone 1
Total Credit Hours Required 37