Certificate of Completion in General Business

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The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in General Business is designed to provide business training for various entry-level positions in business. The courses include an introduction to business concepts, accounting and computer principles, and legal issues related to business. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) is also available.

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Academic Career
Credit
Degree/Certificate Type
Career and Technical Certificate
Academic Plan
General Business (CCL)
Academic Plan Code
5683
Total Credits Required
21
Available Online
Yes

Career Opportunities

This pathway map can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this pathway map. Some of the opportunities presented below may require either a bachelor degree or a post-graduate level education.

Example job titles with salary information
Occupation / Title Annual Median Wage
Business Operations Specialists, All Other $62,010
Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.

Term 1

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
9
ACC111 Accounting Principles I RC 3
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems RC 3
GBS151 Introduction to Business RC 3

Term 2

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
12
GBS205 Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Business RC 3
Restricted Electives RE 9

Program Electives

Select from the following courses to meet the 9 credits of Restricted Electives requirement.

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
ACC+++++ Any ACC Accounting prefixed courses not listed under the Required Courses area RE 1–9
GBS+++++ Any GBS General Business prefixed courses not listed under the Required Courses area RE 1–9
IBS+++++ Any IBS International Business prefixed courses RE 1–9
MGT+++++ Any MGT Management prefixed courses RE 1–9
MKT+++++ Any MKT Marketing prefixed courses RE 1–9
REA+++++ Any REA Real Estate prefixed courses RE 1–9
SBS+++++ Any SBS Small Business Management prefixed courses RE 1–9
CIS114DE Excel Spreadsheet RE 3
CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management RE 3
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I RE 3

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Program Area Key

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities, Arts and Design
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social-Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Disclaimer

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

View MCCCD’s program website for the Certificate of Completion in General Business (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=83770).

* Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.