New accelerated certificate program offers benefits of face-to-face interactions with convenience of online learning


Date Published: December 08, 2017

Online LearningBeginning in January 2018, Westmoreland County Community College will offer an accelerated Business Management Certificate program that students can complete by August.

Students who enroll in the program will complete six courses that meet online during two designated evenings per week.

On the designated nights and at the designated times, students will log in to their class using their computer, camera and a microphone to interact with their professor and classmates, giving them the benefits of face-to-face interactions and the convenience of online learning.

Why a Business Management Certificate?

This certificate could provide employment opportunities such as:

  • Assistant Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Management Trainee
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Inventory Manager
  • Administrative Assistant to Business Executives and Managers

Students may also use these courses to earn a diploma or Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Management.

Schedule of Classes

January 8 to March 5:

Mathematics of Business (BUS 120 BWZN) meets via computer with camera and microphone on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 to 7:15 p.m.

Introduction to Business (BUS 140 BWZN) meets via computer with camera and microphone on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m.

March 7 to May 3:

Accounting for Managers (ACC 165 BWZN) meets via computer with camera and microphone on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 to 7:15 p.m.

Principles of Management (BUS 158 BWZN) meets via computer with camera and microphone on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m.

June 6 to August 1:

Principles of Marketing (BUS 245 BWZN) meets via computer with camera and microphone on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 to 7:15 p.m.

Business Finance (FIN 220 BWZN) meets via computer with camera and microphone on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m.

Register at Xpress Enrollment on December 9 or January 6!