New Course Offerings

Check Out These FEATURED Courses for the Fall 2016 Semester

MAN215 470 – Organizational Behavior – also transfers to Regis University -

Change, chaos, culture, effectiveness, and efficiency . . . a new blend of organization is emerging to address our changing social and business needs.  Join us to capture a sound understanding of how and why people interact the way they do in organizations. Online 7 weeks 1/19-3/9/16 

ACC131 Income Tax

Looking to build on your knowledge of accounting?  This course not only addresses basic concepts of federal income taxation, you'll also look closely at taxation of individuals and sole proprietorships.  A great class to increase your understanding of how taxes affect you.

ACC138 Payroll and Sales Tax

Become acquainted with laws pertaining t payroll and sales taxes including record keeping rules in this hands-on class.  A computerized payroll simulation gives students the real-world experience to chart a roadmap to navigate these topics.

ACC 211 Intermediate Accounting

Kick off the two-course degree requirement for accounting and finance majors.  You've got the basics, now take on a comprehensive analysis of GAAP, accounting theory, and financial reporting for public corporations.  The course is taught by industry involved instructors who know the climate of business.  Intermediate Accounting also transfers to Regis University AND counts toward RRCC's AAS in Accounting Papaprofessional degree. 

ACC267 AIPB Certification Review 

This interim class is offered right after Spring semester ends.  It is 5 classes during a 2-week period.  Review the concepts and topics covered in various accounting courses to prepare yourself to pass the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) exam and apply for certification.

MAN150 Change through Challenge

The philosophy of this course is simple; key life disciplines essential for success in education, career, and life can be developed through the transformative power of marathon training.  Course curriculum is focused on a full spectrum of strategies and methods to succeed in business and overcome the inevitable difficulties you may face in business.

MAR155 SOCIAL MEDIA - NEW COURSE!  Offered in a hybrid format (classroom and combined online) 

You use it everyday (social media).  You think you're a whiz at posting interesting ideas.  Now learn how to transfer that skill into a business application of social media.  Businesses are the new horizon of social media and knowing how to create a social media strategy for your business can set you apart or create a new career direction.

MAN212 Negotiation & Conflict Resolution - NEW COURSE!

How to get what you want in business and in life (without being a jerk)

Fall 2016  Wednesdays 12:00 – 2:45 Man 212-001 CRN 23007

Learn to: Create solid arguments for any situation, Know what to say and when to say it, Deal with difficult people, Ask for that raise, Get a great deal on that car or house, Navigate challenging workplace issues and more

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Take the "Leadership Challenge" by recognizing how leadership can be acquired as an effective skill in this online course.  Apply the course to your business electives requirement or to the Leadership Certificate.


With two foundational courses, REE201 Real Estate Brokers I and REE202 Real Estate Brokers II, students learn the industry ins and outs of gaining customer confidence and trust when selling property. 

View Real Estate Broker Certificate Flyer


Complete this certificate in one semester with two 7-week courses, MAR106 Marketing Your Image and BUS118 Business Survival Skills. This certificate blends essential information about soft skills required to be an effective employee while also providing you with insight about how to move through the culture of the business. View the Workplace Readiness Certificate on the RRCC Catalog.

Leadership Certificate :: Leadership can happen anywhere at any time. 

The Leadership Certificate at Red Rocks Community College exemplifies the trend of developing leaders everywhere in society and business. Industry experts acknowledge that leadership can happen anywhere at any time. This certificate program offers a dynamic learning experience that helps student realize their leadership potential with innovative coursework that students apply in a hands-on environment.
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Leadership Certificate

Tax Help Colorado : Gain practical experience while providing service to the community. Take the ACC132 boot camp class Late September - December, 2016!

Gain practical experience while providing service to the community. Earn your individual Tax Preparer Certificate after you complete both courses.

Learn to prepare income taxes with the following courses:

ACC132 Individual Income Tax Preparation

Prepares the student for preparation of federal and state income tax returns for individuals. Emphasis is placed on form preparation with the use of tax software. Fridays, September 16- December 2, 2016.

ACC133 (Lab) Practical Application

Allows the student to prepare actual federal and state income tax returns for individuals in the real-time environment.

Tax Help

Small Business Certificate

Thinking of starting your own business, or looking for ways to improve your current operations? Explore your entrepreneurial potential with courses from the Small Business Certificate program. Several options to choose from: Click here for flyer.

  • Weekend format – each class meets over one weekend allowing students to complete the entire certificate in one semester
  • Hybrid weekdays – combine the online flexibility with classroom interaction in this blended format option
  • Mix/Match – choose some courses in the weekend format and others in the hybrid format to meet your personal needs.