Feb 28, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog/Student Handbook 
2019-2020 Catalog/Student Handbook

Business: General Certificate

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(Christanna and John H. Daniel Campuses)

Award: Certificate

Length: Thirty-five credit hour program

Purpose: The certificate of general business is designed to prepare students for employment in business and to upgrade skills for individuals already employed in business professions.

Occupational Objectives: The following occupational titles represent examples of possible employment opportunities:

  • Bank Teller
  • Retail Sales
  • Bookkeeper
  • Office Manager
  • Small Business Manager
  • Assistant Store Manager
  • Assistant Department Head

Program Description: The program includes courses in business, math, and writing. The program provides students real-world business tools necessary for success, either in running their own firm or in leading workers.

Southside Virginia Community College fully supports Tech Prep linkages with high schools. College programs are designed to provide a seamless transition between high school Tech Prep and college technical and engineering programs.

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Contact For More Information:  

Diane Henderson 434-736-2037 

Tiffany Slagle 434-949-6606 

Tom Scales 434-949-1087


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