Managers are responsible for the daily operations of businesses and industries, coordinating activities among departments, ensuring that clients are satisfied, overseeing inventory and equipment, and managing administrative and human resource functions. The management field is broad, encompassing a wide variety of opportunities.

The Management program at Greenville Technical College trains students in planning, organizing, leading and controlling techniques and prepares them to fill entry-level managerial positions in industry, restaurants, retail stores and service companies. Our program offers the flexibility of traditional, hybrid/blended or online classes.

A career you can count on

Skills learned in the Management program have application in many areas, and the fundamental skills learned in this program can be of benefit for a lifetime, laying a solid foundation for positions with any level of responsibility.

Companies always need managers. Job opportunities aren’t limited by industry or geography.

Additional information, available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, is a good national overview of the profession.

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What you’ll learn in the program

Subjects that are part of the Management program include

  • Accounting
  • Business communications
  • Decision making
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Human resource management
  • International business
  • Marketing
  • Supervision
  • Supply chain management
  • Time management

An extensive list of electives allows students the flexibility to choose courses tailored to a specific area of interest or specialization.

Your transfer connection

Transfer agreements with local universities make it possible to get an associate degree from Greenville Technical College as part of work toward a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from an articulating college or university. Currently, transfer agreements are in place with the following institutions:


This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Greenville Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Greenville Technical College.

Program details and courses

Associate in Applied Science

With this degree, you can get started with your business classes soon after you enroll. You’ll learn techniques for planning, organizing, leading and controlling so that you can fill entry-level managerial positions. Classes are taught by faculty with graduate degrees in management who also have significant experience in the real world.

Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

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Human Resource Management
Certificate in Applied Science

This is a specialized certificate, which will help prepare students for a career in the growing field of human resource management.

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Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship
Certificate in Applied Science

This program is designed to provide a foundation for students who want to start and/or manage a small business.

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Gainful Employment Disclosure

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, we encourage you to review our gainful employment disclosure information for Human Resource Management and Small Business Management Entrepreneurship.