2014 - 2015 Catalog
Program: Electronic Commerce
Degree Plan: Business Specialist Certificate

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(Level I Certificate)

EFC, NLC-Closed September 1, 2014.

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C1.ECOMM.BUS.09

This certificate will provide education and training for individuals who would like to use the web to market and promote their products on the Internet. This program introduces students to Electronic Commerce through marketing, management, communications, and Web site design and development. It is available on-campus or online. Most of the classes in this certificate transfer to the University of Texas at Arlington's Web Design/E-Commerce Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.



BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business 3
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List A 3-4
IMED 1416 Web Design I OR 4
IMED 1316 Web Design I (3)
ECON 2301 Principles of Economics I 3


MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce 4
XXXX XXXX Management List B 3-4
Minimum Hours Required 22-25

Computer Technology List A -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computing 4
#ITSC 1380 Cooperative Education-Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3

#ITSC 1380 - Student's technical competency must be approved by the instructor prior to enrollment.

Management List B -- must be selected from the following:

BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3
BUSG 2309 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship 3
IMED 1380 Cooperative Education-Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
ITSC 1315 Project Managment Software 3
ITSC 1415 Project Managment Software 4

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.