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Certificate of Achievement in Retail Management


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2021-2022 LAVC Catalog.

Each major course must be completed with a grade of C or higher. To explore career and academic pathway options, visit the LAVC Program Mapper.

Students who plan to graduate and/or transfer should first meet with a Counselor to review and submit a Petition for Graduation early in the semester before they are expected to complete their requirements. Online Graduation Petitions that are submitted without a counselor's approval will require a counselor's review and approval in order for it to be processed. For the latest program requirements, check the LAVC catalog.


Complete the following 8 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
BUS 032 Business Communications 3
BUS 038 Business Computations 3
CAOT 082 Microcomputer Software Survey in the Office 3
MARKET 021  Principles of Marketing 3
MARKET 031  Retail Merchandising 3
MGMT 001   Principles of Management 3
MGMT 031 Human Relations for Employees 3
MGMT 033 Human Capital Management 3

Total units required: 24



*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite