Certificate of Completion in General Business

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Field of Interest: Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management

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
Catalog Year
2019-2020
Available Online
Yes

What You’ll Learn

This pathway map will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Identify, describe, and use the fundamental principles and practices of accounting.
  2. Demonstrate a working knowledge of computer information systems, computer concepts, microcomputer applications, and programming techniques.
  3. Identify the fundamental characteristics and functions of modern business, including business principles, marketing, labor relations, and business risk.
  4. Identify and define legal theories, ethical issues, and regulatory climate affecting business policies and decisions.

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of this program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Arizona-based annual median wages* for this program. Education requirements vary for the occupations listed below, so you may need further education or degrees in order to qualify for some of these jobs and earn the related salaries. Please visit with an academic advisor and/or program director for additional information.

Business Operations Specialists, All Other

$64,530

* Wage information sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2018.

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Disclaimer

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

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

At Maricopa, we strive to provide you with accurate and current information about our degree and certificate offerings. Due to the dynamic nature of the curriculum process, course and program information is subject to change. As a result, the course list associated with this degree or certificate on this site does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability. If you are interested in pursuing this degree or certificate, we encourage you to meet with an advisor to discuss the requirements at your college for the appropriate catalog year.

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).

Other Versions

The pathway map presented above is for the current catalog year and is the intended pathway map for new students. Other versions of this pathway map from different catalog years are available below:

A list of the current and previous versions of the pathway map for the General Business program
Catalog Year Effective Dates
2020-2021 5/26/2020 – 5/24/2021
2019-2020 Current
2018-2019 5/29/2018 – 5/27/2019