SLCC General Catalog

Business & Personal Computing CC

CTE Certificate of Completion
32 credits minimum

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Program Description

This Certificate of Completion provides students foundational and necessary skills in Business and Personal Computing. Upon completion of the program, students will have learned the skills necessary to manage their own personal computing needs as well as gain some of the fundamental skills necessary for a small home-based business.  There is a great demand for basic computer proficiency in business.  Part of this program will include the Business and Personal Computing – Certificate of Proficiency stackable credential.  This Certificate of Completion may be used as a stackable credential for other CSIS AS or AAS degrees.

Career Opportunities

  • Small Business Owner
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
General Education Requirements (8 Credits)

Composition (EN) 3 Credits

Course

Credits

Semesters

Prerequisite

ENGLISH 1010

Intro to Writing

3

A

WRTG 0990 w/C grade or better or appropriate AccuPlacer score

Quantitative Studies (QS) 3 Credits

Course

Credits

Semesters

Prerequisite

FIN 1380

Financial Mathematics

3

A

MATH 0990 or appropriate AccuPlacer score

Human Relations (HR) 2 Credits

Course

Credits

Semesters

Prerequisite

MKTG 1010

Customer Service

2

F, Sp

 

 

Recommended Elective Courses (6 Credits)

Course

Title

Credits

Semesters

Prerequisite

CSIS 1430

Internet & HTML Fundamentals

3

F, Sp

Recommended: CIS 1020

MGT 1100

Small Business Management

3

F, Sp

 

FIN 1050

Personal Finance (ID)

3

F, Sp

 

MKTG 1030

Introduction to Marketing

3

F, Sp

 

ACCT 1110

Financial Accounting I

3

F, Sp

 

CSIS 2040

Advanced Spreadsheet Applications

3

F, Sp

CSIS 2010

CSIS 2050

Advanced Database Applications

3

F, Sp

CSIS 2010

CSIS 2060

Decision Support Systems

3

F, Sp

CSIS 2010

 

Sample Schedule

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

CSIS 1020

3

CSIS 2040/2050/2060

3

CSIS 1030

3

CSIS 1070

3

CSIS 2010

3

ENGL 1010

3

FIN 1380

3

ELEC

3

MKTG 1010

2

ELEC

3

ELEC

3

 

 

Total

17

Total

15

 

 Program Student Learning Outcomes

Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes

  • Efficiently use common business software

1 - Substantive Knowledge

  • Use appropriate functions, filters and queries to perform data analyses and make informed decisions

3 - Quantitative Literacy

  • Extract relevant data from complex information, process it appropriately, and draw reasonable conclusions.

4 - Think Critically

  • Recognize the ethical considerations of utilizing technology in business.

5 - Civic Engagement and/or Working Professionally

Department Contact Info

Computer Sciences and Information Systems Division

Taylorsville Redwood Campus
Business Building (BB) 109
801-957-5150

General Information
801-957-4073

Computer Sciences and Information Systems Department

Academic Advisor
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
Business Building (BB) 130A
801-957-4286

Program Faculty

Professors
Jimmy Chen
Gordon Frisbey
Susumu Kasai
Randy Koziatek
Lorna Wells
Bruce Worthen

Associate Professors
Paul Anstall
Robert Baird
Marilyn Hibbert
Philip Nielson

Assistant Professors
Zahra Atashi
Roderick Buhler
Edward Walsh

Instructors
Dan Pope
Margarethe Posch