Take your management skills to the next level.

New to business? This one-year certificate program in Small Business Management will help you gain key foundational principles and skills to enter the job market. And, if you already have a background in business, this is the perfect program to elevate your career. 

With a Small Business Management certificate from Herkimer, you’ll be able to prepare budgets, maintain accounting records, supervise employees, and interpret contracts, and more—which will unlock access to positions in retail, service and manufacturing businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and government agencies.


View our program course requirements as published in the College Catalog.

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Cost & Financial Aid

Herkimer College offers a quality and affordable educational experience.

Cost Of Attendance

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Career opportunities await

This program offers practical, entry-level job skills for management positions with retail, service and manufacturing business, not-for-profit organizations and government agencies.

Online Learning

The Small Business Management Certificate program may also be completed entirely online through our Internet Academy. We offer the same level of care and service to online students as we do to on-campus students. All necessary services are accessible online, including registration, placement testing, bill payment, tutoring, book purchasing, and academic advisement.

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Faculty members are central to why students from across New York, the United States, and the world choose to pursue their education at Herkimer College. Our esteemed faculty bring expertise and energy to the classroom, as well as an unwavering commitment to each student's success. Take a moment to meet some of our faculty members and discover why they remain in the hearts and minds of generations of alumni. It's easy to see why Herkimer College is among the best community colleges.