BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Welcome to Lakeland Community College's department of business management. The Northeastern Ohio area has a continuing demand for trained supervisors, middle managers, administrative assistants, and entrepreneurs, who understand how to plan, organize, direct, communicate, and control business operations.  Lakeland prepares students for careers in business by developing skills demanded by employers including:  oral and written communication skills, effective problem solving and decision-making skills, the ability to accomplish goals in a team environment, and leadership skills.

Lakeland's Business Management department offers six areas of degree concentrations that prepare students for rewarding and exciting careers in large or small organizations.

  • Business Information Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing
  • Parks and Recreation Management

Certificates provide evidence that a student has completed a focused curriculum program in the specialty area designated by the certificate. Certificates can be earned in the following areas.

  • Business Information Management
  • Business Management
  • E-Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources Management
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Office Communications
  • Ohio Real Estate Broker
  • Ohio Real Estate Salesperson

Students can take classes on campus, online, or on weekends. The Associate of Applied Business, General Management concentration can be earned entirely online or through the Weekend College program.