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Small Business Management

at Riverland Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 39
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program is concerned with the organization of an entrepreneur's resources in such a way as to assist the family and business goals. Often these goals involve generating new profit. Good management requires a sound knowledge of economic principles because they are the framework for small business operation and organization. Good management ties all sections of the small business together. It provides a perspective, showing the relationship of all parts to one another, and to the whole small business. Management must understand various alternatives that can be used in decision making. Small business management instruction is concerned with the development of an entrepreneur's knowledge of economic principles and with the decision making process.

Program Locations

  • Riverland Community College, Austin 55912

Labor Market Information

  • Administrative Service Managers

  • Median wage: $39.01/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Chief Executives

  • Median wage: $80.66/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • General and Operations Managers

  • Median wage: $42.44/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Riverland Community College
Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W. Austin, MN 55912 Toll-Free: (800) 247-5039 Local: (507) 433-0820 TTY: (800) 627-3529