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BT Certificate of Completion

Business Technology offers five Certificates of Completion. In order to obtain a Business Technology certificate or degree, you must pass all required business technology (BUSN), office administration and technology (OAT), accounting (ACC), business law (BLAW) and management (MGT) courses with a grade of "C" or better.

Certificate of Completion Administrative Support
Hospitality, Legal, Medical
12–17 Credits
Get the basic skills to find employment as front and back-of-the-office staff.  This certificate will set a foundation toward careers in office management. You can also continue toward a Business Technology Certificate of Completion, Certificate of Achievement, and/or Associate in Science degree.

Requirements
Core Courses: 9 credits
Specialization Courses: 3-8 credits

Updated for 2013-2014

Requirements

 

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

Core Courses

 

MGT 121

Customer Service

3

BUSN 121
or BUSN 123*

Introduction to Word Processing (3)
Word Processing for Business (3)

3

BUS 101
or ICS 101

Business Computer Systems (3)
Digital Tools for the Information World (3)

3

 

Core Credits: 9

 

Specializations

3-6

Hospitality

 

 

TIM 101

Intro to Travel Industry Management (3)

 

 

 

 

Legal

 

 

BUSN 286

Legal Terminology and Procedures (3)

 

 

 

Medical

 

 

BUSN 104

& HLTH 110

Basic Medical Office Procedures (3)
Medical Terminology (2)

 

  OR

 

 

BUSN 170

& BUSN 284

& HLTH 110

Records and Information Management (3)
Medical Terminology & Office Procedures (3)

Medical Terminology (2)

 

 

Total Credits

12-17

 

 

* BUSN 123 is required for the Legal specialization.

 

 

 

Certificate of Completion Business Technology
16 Credits

Requirements

Requirements

 

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

BUSN 123

Word Processing for Business

3

BUSN 164

Career Success

3

BUSN 166

Professional Employment Preparation

1

BUSN 170

Records & Information Management

3

BUSN 188

Business Calculations

3

BUS 101

Business Computer Systems

3

 

Total Credits:

16

 

Certificate of Completion Health Information Technology
17 Credits
Develop a foundation in records and information management for a medical facility. You’ll have the skills and knowledge necessary to assist in maintaining accurate and timely medical data in clinics, hospitals, and other health care organizations.

Requirements

Requirements

 

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

BUS 101

Business Computer Systems

3

BUSN 170

Records and Information Management

3

BUSN 102

Introduction to Health Information Techonology

3

HLTH 110

Medical Terminology

2

BUSN 115

Reimbursement Methodologies

3

MGT 121

Customer Service

3

 

Total Credits:

17

 

Certificate of Completion Medical Receptionist
11-14 Credits
Obtain the entry-level skills necessary to gain employment as medical receptionists in private doctor offices, clinics, hospitals, and various levels of home care (e.g. assisted living, nursing homes).

Requirements
Recommended Preparation: Proficient use of MS® Word

Requirements
Recommended Preparation: Proficient use of MS® Word

 

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

MGT 121

Customer Service

3

BUSN 121

or BUSN 123

Introduction to Word Processing (3)

Word Processing for Business (3)

3

BUSN 104

or
BUSN 170

& BUSN 284

Basic Medical Office Procedures (3)

 

Records and Information Management (3)

Medical Terminology & Office Procedures (3)

3-6

HLTH 110

Medical Terminology

2

 

Total Credits:

11-14

 

Certificate of Completion Office Coordinator
18 Credits
Builds upon basic office skills to develop a stronger foundation that will lead to more responsibilities as an office coordinator. You should be able to use MS Word and key/type at 30 GWAM. This certificate will set the foundation toward careers in office management.

Requirements

Requirements

 

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

ACC 124
or ACC 201

College Accounting (3)
Intro to Financial Accounting (3)

3

BUSN 164

Career Success

3

BUSN 170

Records and Information Management

3

BUS 101

or ICS 101

Business Computer Systems (3)

Digital Tools for the Information World (3)

3

BUS 201

Microsoft® Office Advanced

3

MGT 121

Customer Service

3

 

Total Credits:

18

In order to obtain a Business Technology certificate or degree, students must pass all required business technology (BUSN), accounting (ACC), business law (BLAW) and management (MGT) courses with a grade of “C” or better.

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