e-Commerce: Business Emphasis Certificate [30-36 credit]

Code: CERT.ECOMM.BUS

The e-Commerce: Business Emphasis Certificate is designed for students seeking either (1) an entry level a position in the e-commerce field, or (2) an added marketing credential to an existing degree or skills-set. This Certificate is a one-year experience; whereby, the credits can be seamlessly be transferred into the AAS e-Enterprise degree program.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Recognize the role and position E-Commerce plays in the overall business environment.
  • Describe internet infrastructure and its supports of the E-Commerce activities of the business.
  • Recognize effective problem-solving and its importance to E-Commerce.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of core business disciplines (accounting, finance, marketing, management, technology) as they pertain and support E-Commerce.
  • Recognize ethical issues and respond appropriately.
  • Identify norms and business practices across the globe.

Career Pathways

E-business Entrepreneur  Administrative Assistant in IT or e-enterprise  
   

Recommended Semester Sequence

First Semester

BUS-101Introduction to Business

3

-or

BUS-170Small Business Management

3

BUS-103Business Mathematics

3

BUS-105Business Communications

3

BUS-107e-Tailing

3

INF-146Web Development

3

WRT-101English Composition I

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Second Semester

ACC-110Financial Accounting

3

-or

BUS-205Entrepreneurship

3

BUS-210e-Marketing

3

BUS-211Internet Law

3

BUS-271e-Commerce

3

ECO-102Principles of Microeconomics

3

INF-163Internet Concepts and Applications

3

Total Credit Hours:18

General Education Requirements

WRT-101English Composition I

3

General Education Course:

ECO-102Principles of Microeconomics

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Restricted Program Requirements

BUS-101Introduction to Business

3

-or

BUS-170Small Business Management

3

BUS-103Business Mathematics

3

BUS-105Business Communications

3

BUS-107e-Tailing

3

ACC-110Financial Accounting

3

-or

BUS-205Entrepreneurship

3

BUS-210e-Marketing

3

BUS-211Internet Law

3

BUS-271e-Commerce

3

INF-146Web Development

3

INF-163Internet Concepts and Applications

3

Total Credit Hours:30

Total Credit Hours: 36

Specific Program Notes

Students enrolled in this program ARE NOT REQUIRED to successfully complete a course in basic algebra if indicated by Placement Testing.