Jun 10, 2023  
2022-2023 SLCC General Catalog 

Business Basics: CP (CTE)

Certificate of Proficiency | 16 credits minimum

Program Website
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Program Description
The Certificate of Proficiency in Business Basics provides the foundation upon which students can build their skills in any business field.

Career Opportunities
Business administration is one of the most-practiced management studies. Jobs related to business management are exciting if you possess the necessary skills and expertise and the pay package is also very attractive. The career opportunities are wide in both private and public sectors. Some of the management fields that are incorporated in business management are: Financial Management, Strategic management, Marketing Management, Accounting, Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management, and Operations Management.

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

Note: Fees vary based upon specific registration and are subject to changes.

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 Requirements

Time to Completion & Graduation Map

  • Business Basics CP: Part-time  
  • Time to completion is 1 semester based on a full-time minimum of 16 credits per semester. Less than 16 credits per semester will increase time to completion.

Program Learning Outcomes

Program learning outcome alignment with Student Learning Outcomes  in brackets.

  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare financial statements using generally accepted accounting principles. [1]
  • Understand the diverse career opportunities in the field of business. [1]
  • Use business data and information for decision making on a level appropriate for a first-year student. [4]
  • Create and deliver effective presentations that include visual and oral communication methods to peers. [2]