The Certificate of Technical Studies in Retail Management is to provide specialized classroom instruction and practical experience to prepare students for employment as managers and assistants in a retail environment, or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in retail management positions.
Provide the business community with qualified managers in the local area to fill positions in the growing economy;
Provide skills and training in management with state-of-the-arts computer training with relevant software;
Provide continuing education opportunities for currently employed and under-employed office workers within the region particularly focusing on those in management;
Provide educational opportunities for students interested in pursuing a career in the area of management; and
Provide re-training opportunities for displaced workers within the region.
Required Courses for the Certificate of Technical Studies in Retail Management: