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Catalog 2014-2015 
Catalog 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Essential Workplace Skills

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This certificate provides students with the skills necessary to be successful in today’s workplace: good communication, problem solving, critical thinking, and decision making.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program Outcomes

Students who complete the Essential Workplace Skills certificate will be able to:

  • identify and explain entry level workplace skills;
  • demonstrate an understanding of business terminology;
  • utilize technology to prepare basic workplace documents;
  • communicate effectively using oral and written techniques appropriate for the workplace;
  • demonstrate effective critical thinking and problem solving skills to address situations encountered in the workplace; and
  • explore pathways for educational and career development in the student’s field of study.   



Total Credits: 24

Plus 6 - 9 additional credits in ACC, BUS, or CIS


* A student may waive the math requirement by passing the Quantitative Reasoning assessment.


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