Facilities Management Certificate

The Facilities Management Certificate will be awarded for the completion of 8 core courses for a total of 24 units. This certificate will prepare students for employment in the Facilities Management profession. This profession ensures that facilities are operationally sound and maintain the needed resources and financing to ensure productive functioning. The primary management functions of planning, organizing, directing, and organizational change will be identified and analyzed throughout the program. The core competencies for this profession include communication, project management, budgeting skills, supervisory skills, analytical and technical skills, and the ability to identify and solve business problems. 


Note:  This is a new Certificate with Federal Financial Aid eligibility anticipated Spring 2024.

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Plan of Study Grid
Fall Semester 1Units
Accounting for Non-Accountants and Entrepreneurs
or Financial Accounting - Principles of Accounting I
BADM-103 Introduction to Business 3
MGT-500 Introduction to Management (formerly MGT-103) 3
Spring Semester 1
BADM-104 Business Communications 3
BADM-720 Essentials of Facilities Management 3
MGT-760 Elements of Supervision 3
Fall Semester 2
BADM-201 Legal Environment of Business 3
BADM-730 Introduction to Project Management 3
 Total Units24
Course Title Credits
Required Courses
ACCT-740Accounting for Non-Accountants and Entrepreneurs3
or ACCT-124 Financial Accounting - Principles of Accounting I
or ACCT-124H Honors Financial Accounting - Principles of Accounting I
BADM-103Introduction to Business3
or BADM-103H Honors Introduction to Business
BADM-104Business Communications3
or BADM-104H Honors Business Communications
BADM-201Legal Environment of Business3
BADM-720Essentials of Facilities Management3
BADM-730Introduction to Project Management3
MGT-500Introduction to Management (formerly MGT-103)3
MGT-760Elements of Supervision3
Total Units24

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This program is designed to be completed in 8 months.

This program will cost $1,104 if completed within normal time.  There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.  

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $0 of debt. 

The following States do not have licensure requirements for this profession: California

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Cost per unit $46
Parking Permits cost $80 a year or $40 a semester

RTA Go Pass cost $16 a year or $8 a semester

SGA discount sticker (optional) - $14 a year or $7 a semester

Student representation fee (optional) - $4 a year or $2 a semester

Help a Student Fund (optional) - $4 a year or $2 a semester

Student Health Center Fee - $52 a year or $26 a semester

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