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Computers for Business

One-Year Certificate

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation.  Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore.  Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

ENG 051 or

ENG 098

Introduction to College Writing or

Writing Essentials

4/4

3/3

ENG 052

Introduction to College Reading

4/4

MTH 051

Pre Algebra

4/4

FYS 101

First-Year Seminar

2/2

Program of Study

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

Pre/Corequisites

Semester 1

ACC 121

Principles of Accounting I

4/5

CIS 110

Introduction to Computer Concepts

3/4

CIS 130

Programming Logic

3/4

CIS 160

Desktop Applications

3/4

OIS 150

Fundamentals of Keyboarding

2/3

May be waived

BUS 101

Business Mathematics

3/3

Total

18/23

Semester 2

BUS 100

Introduction to Business

3/3

MTH 120

Introduction to Algebra

4/4

MTH 051 or Placement

CIS 200

C++ Programming

3/4

Business

Elective

Select one from Business courses

3/3

Depending on course

CIS Elective

Select one from Computer Information Systems courses

3/4

Depending on course

Total

16/19

Cert Total

34/42

Program courses may vary based on the students’ demonstrated competency or individual need and the recommendation of an appropriate faculty member or advisor.


Microsoft Office Specialist


What You'll Earn - Industry Certification:

This program incorporates a recognized industry certification as part of your degree program. You will study for and complete two seperate Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exams (included in the cost of tuition).

* courses that include MOS certification components


Students are responsible for all prerequisites and/or co-requisites. See course descriptions.

In order to receive a degree/certificate in this program, students must take the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute’s
Job Ready Occupational Competency Test.

Program courses may vary based on the students’ demonstrated competency or individual need and the recommendation of an appropriate faculty member or advisor.

This program is intended to prepare students for employment, and therefore has not been designed to transfer to senior institutions. Some of the courses, however, may be transferable. For clarification, see a WSCC advisor.

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