Dec 02, 2020  
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

Entrepreneurship, Certificate of Completion

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School of Business & Information Technology (BIT)

This certificate applies entrepreneurial principles to establishing, organizing and managing a business. Students learn basic business skills, complete a market research and feasibility assessment and develop a business plan.

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Educational Option Information

  • This program can be completed Part-time or full-time
  • This program can be started Any term
  • Primary course location: Main Campus and Online

Special Requirements:

  • Students are expected to meet minimum college Accuplacer scores.
  • Students must have access to a computer and the Internet to complete coursework.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations


Career and Educational Opportunities

The courses in this certificate may be applied to an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Administration.

Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.


Note: Students who plan to transfer to a four-year business program are encouraged to meet with the program chair or associate dean during their first term.

Employment Opportunities

Small business development.


Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites

Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA , placement exam scores , or specific course work.

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Certificate of Completion in Entrepreneurship 24 credit hours

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