Entrepreneurship at Cosumnes River College

Entrepreneurship at Cosumnes River College



A.A. Business, Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship
A.A. Business, General
AS-T Business Administration for Transfer

Certificates of Achievement

Business, Office Assistant Program Disclosure
Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship Program Disclosure
Business, General

Certificate of Proficiency


Program Description

CRC's business programs are designed to provide an entrance into an exciting career. Many opportunities are available which can lead to immediate employment and/or career advancement. CRC offers a variety of degrees and certificates to meet students' present and future needs. Whether it is one class or a step toward a degree, there are a variety of options.

These CRC program offerings are designed to prepare students for initial entry into careers or for career advancement in various areas of business, as well as for transfer to other colleges and universities.

Business, General
Business Administration
Computer Information Science
Real Estate
Small Business Management / Entrepreneurship

See the corresponding pages for the specific Career Opportunities in each of the above fields of study.

Career Opportunities

  • Account Executive
  • Analyst
  • Bank Employee
  • Buyer
  • Clerk
  • Data-Entry Clerk
  • Data-Entry Specialist
  • Entrepreneur
  • Financial Planner
  • Government Service
  • Insurance Representative
  • Investment Counselor
  • Manager Marketing
  • Market Research
  • Office Assistant
  • Public Administration
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Real Estate
  • Retail/Industrial Sales
  • Stockbroker
  • Tax Consultant

There are some self-employment opportunities available in these fields. Some Career Opportunities may require more than two years of college study.


  • Additional training in courses acceptable as electives for civil service occupations
  • Hands-on experience in the use of computers for business purposes
  • Opportunities for work experience in local industry and business
  • Training for small business management/entrepreneurship
  • A lab with tutorial assistance

Note to Transfer Students:
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a CRC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that CRC requires for an associate’s degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.

For information about the student learning outcomes for this program, see