Apr 14, 2021  
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog 
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog

Business and Personal Computing: CP (CTE)

Certificate of Proficiency | 15 credits

Computer Sciences and Information Systems Division
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
BB 114
General Information 801-957-4073
Program Information 801-657-5150
Program Website
Academic and Career Advising

Program Faculty
See program website

Program Description
This Certificate of Proficiency 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 some of the fundamental skills necessary for a small home-based business. There is a great demand for basic computer proficiency in business. To this end, in the future, this program may be used as a stackable credential for the Business and Personal Computing - Certificate of Completion or other CSIS AS or AAS degrees.

Career Opportunities
Small Business Owner, Business Intelligence Analyst.

Estimated Cost for Students
Tuition and student fees: http://www.slcc.edu/student/financial/tuition-fees.aspx

Note: This Certificate of Proficiency is not eligible for financial aid. However, courses within the certificate may be eligible if taken as part of a financial aid eligible program such as an AS or AAS degree. Please check with the Financial Aid Office to determine course and program eligibility.

Program Student Learning Outcomes Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes
  1 - Acquire substantive knowledge
2 - Communicate effectively
3 - Develop quantitative literacies
4 - Think critically & creatively
5 - Become a community engaged learner
6 - Work in professional & constructive manner
7 - Develop computer & information literacy

Efficiently use common business software


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


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


Recognize the ethical considerations of utilizing technology in business.