Business Information Systems/Information Processing BUIP.S.CRT

One-year Technical Certificate - 37 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Business Information Systems

What is "Business Information Systems/Information Processing "?

This one-year certificate is intended to provide specialized training necessary to work with personal computers and end-user software applications. Students master the basics of customer service, workplace technology and electronic files management to provide administrative support in a variety of entry-level office positions.

Program Outcomes

  • Use specialized terminology effectively.
  • Identify good human relations skills in various settings such as one-to-one, teams and groups.
  • Assess business problems using analytical and critical thought processes to identify the best technology solution.
  • Explain the flow of information, media and documents throughout the life cycle; input, processing, output, distribution, use, storage, retrieval and disposition.
  • Apply quantitative skills appropriate to business information occupations.

Additional Information

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program: View the Gainful Employment Information


Course Title Credits
ACC 1210 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3
BIS 1201 Keyboarding & Document Formatting 3
BIS 1220 Word Processing Software 3
BIS 1230 Spreadsheet Software 3
BIS 1240 Presentation Software 2
BIS 1301 Advanced Document Formatting & Keyboarding 3
BIS 1260 Database Software 3
BIS 1400 Customer Service 3
BIS 2140 Records Management 2
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
MAT 1120 Business Mathematics 3
(COM 2206 OR COM 2225) 3
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