Considering an Online Small Business Certification?

Penn Foster Career School, the school below with the highest ranking, has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in small business to become successful small business owners, businessmen, businesswomen, small business managers, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 6,063,670 individuals employed as business and financial operations employees in America, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Business operations specialists make on average $65,960 per year and there are about 1,036,450 of them employed today .

Small Business Common Job Tasks
  • maintaining inventory
  • filling orders
  • deciding on goods or services to offer
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Small Business Management

Learn Small Business Management skills - at home, at your own pace, with Penn Foster Career School. There are certain skills you need to manage a small business. The Penn Foster Career School Small Business Management Program helps you learn them quickly and conveniently. You’ll get hands-on training in: * Preparing for Business Success and Market Research * Writing a Business Plan and Financing Your Business * Legal Requirements and Resources * Putting Your Business Online and Preparing a Budget

Undergraduate Certificate in Business Administration: Small Business Mgt. & Entrepreneurship Emphasis

Strayer University's Undergraduate Certificate in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship program provides students with an introduction to business. Other topics of study include e-business, small business management, finance, and marketing. The program also explores techniques for contract and purchasing negotiations.

Small Business Management Offline

It takes more than desire to start a new business or make a success of an existing one. So let us help you succeed. From finding the right location and hiring employees to organizing for expansion, we’ll provide the skills you need. We’ll even help you write a business plan and critique it for you.

Small Business Management Online

This comprehensive program covers how to find the right location, hire and motivate employees, prepare advertising, manage cash flow and more. You'll learn the latest small business management techniques from knowledgeable instructors with years of experience in their field. Comprehensive small business management textbook & study guides Career search & time management guides Office supply kit (Graduation Gift) Open-book, online exams Instructor guidance and unlimited tutoring Invitations to live events with career experts Networking with Ashworth's active student and alumni social community

Small Business Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Small Business Schools (campus and online)

Harvard University
Total Programs 113
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 1st
Yale University
Total Programs 132
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 2nd
Stanford University
Total Programs 126
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 3rd
Columbia University in the City of New York
Total Programs 192
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 4th
University of Pennsylvania
Total Programs 188
Number of Subjects 140
Rank in USA 5th
University of California-Berkeley
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 6th
University of California-Los Angeles
Total Programs 168
Number of Subjects 111
Rank in USA 7th
University of Southern California
Total Programs 251
Number of Subjects 166
Rank in USA 10th
Northwestern University
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 139
Rank in USA 11th
New York University
Total Programs 204
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 13th
Dartmouth College
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 68
Rank in USA 14th
Duke University
Total Programs 77
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 15th
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Total Programs 106
Number of Subjects 103
Rank in USA 16th
Vanderbilt University
Total Programs 144
Number of Subjects 81
Rank in USA 17th
The University of Texas at Austin
Total Programs 169
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 18th
Johns Hopkins University
Total Programs 178
Number of Subjects 136
Rank in USA 19th
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Total Programs 148
Number of Subjects 126
Rank in USA 20th
University of California-San Diego
Total Programs 121
Number of Subjects 89
Rank in USA 22nd
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Total Programs 215
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 23rd
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Total Programs 243
Number of Subjects 168
Rank in USA 26th