GEER - Business & Entrepreneurship

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  • Be a Maryland resident
  • Be legally eligible to work in the US
  • Have their employment status affected by COVID – this includes a job loss, reduction in hours, unstable employment, or challenges finding new employment
  • Be enrolled in or ready to enroll in a GEER approved course
  • Be in good standing with all PGCC accounts
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    Courses that are eligible for the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) funding in the Business & Entrepreneurship pathway include:
    Business Owners Success Series
    BUS-592 Let’s Do This! Moving from Business Idea to Execution
    BUS-418 Business Plan: Developing the Blueprint for Success
    BUS-411 Financial Aspects of Your Business
    BUS-427 Accounting and Recordkeeping for Small Business
    BUS-435 Basic Federal Tax Information for Small Businesses
    BUS-440 Marketing Strategies for Today and Tomorrow
    Government Contracting
    BUS-326 Types of Government Contracts
    BUS-505 Government Contracting: Methods and Procedures
    BUS-534 Writing Proposals for Government Contracts
    BUS-461 Government Contracting: Marketing Business to Government
    BUS-330 The Proposal Evaluation Process
    Human Resources: Society for Human Resource Management
    MGT 307 HR Cert Prep: SHRM-CP/ SHRM-SCP
    Human Resource Management
    Seven Core Courses (required)
    MGT 728 Principles of HR Management
    MGT 731 Human Resource Law
    MGT 668 Intro to Employee Benefits
    MGT 648 Succ: Rectmnt, Selectn/Placmnt
    MGT 727 HR Role: Org Development
    MGT 667 Intro to Compensation
    MGT 647 Management Employee Performance
    Elective Course (select 3 out 5)
    MGT 720 Creative Thinking/Innov Techn
    MGT 734 HR’s Role: Positive Wrk Envir.
    MGT 564 Ethics in Human Resources
    MGT 749 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
    MGT 338 Managing Conflict: Prfs Approach
    Management and Supervision
    MGT-463 Developing Supervisory Skills
    MGT-464 Leadership Dynamics
    MGT-465 Managing Human Resources
    MGT-602 Grammar and Proofreading
    MGT-434 Business Writing Intensive
    Nonprofit Management
    BUS-401 Nonprofit Business Basics
    VOL-334 Public Relations and Communications
    VOL-335 Introduction to Nonprofit Organizations and Fundraising
    VOL-313 Writing Grant Proposals
    BUS-590 Best Practices for Nonprofits
    MGT 635 PayTrain Level 1
    MGT 694 PayTrain Level 2
    Project Management
    MGT 355 PMP Certification Exam Prep
    MGT 751 CAPM Certification Exam Prep
    Real Estate
    RES 305 Real Estate Principles & Practices for Salespersons

Supplemental Questions
  1. Social security number:
  2. Are you a Maryland resident?
  3. Are you an employee or dependent of an employee at Prince George's Community College?
  4. Has your employment status been affected by COVID – this includes a job loss, reduction in hours, unstable employment, or challenges finding new employment
  5. Are you registered for a class specified in the Business & Entrepreneurship pathway?
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