Essentials of Business Management Curriculum

Penn Foster’s online Essentials of Business Management consists of classes geared toward helping students gain foundational knowledge to enhance a business career. Your classes cover an introduction to business, business writing and math, and management essentials.

Business Management Essentials


5 months

As low as $49/mo

1-800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM ET)

Essentials of Business Management Curriculum

  • 4 courses
  • 48.8 continuing education units (CEUs)
  • 18 exams
  • 4 graded projects

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 5 months
  • Average time = 6 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework. The estimated completion times are based on completion times for learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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