2023 - 2024 Dallas College Catalog

2023 - 2024 Catalog
Program: Business Administration
Title: Business Operations Generalist Certificate

(Level 1 Certificate)

Offered on all campuses
  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.BUSI.OPER.GEN.23

Students will develop general core foundation skills and abilities critical to working within business organizational environments. This certificate includes understanding and applying essential knowledge from areas including accounting, business, and technology crucial to business operations. Students will hone essential business skills and participate in a cooperative learning experience to broaden their understanding of the work environment.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
POFT 1301 Business English OR 3
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence and Communication (3)
POFT 1321 Business Math 3
POFI 1301 Computer Applications 1 3
BUSI 1301 Business Principles 3
+Elective Any ONE three-credit or four-credit hour course. 3-4
BUSG 1380 Cooperative Education-Business/Commerce, General 3
Semester Total 18-19
Minimum Hours Required 18-19

+Electives - must be selected from any industry-aligned certification course from the following:

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ACNT 1311 Introduction to Computerized Accounting 3
BMGT 1309 Information and Project Management 3
ITSW 1407 Introduction to Database 4
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database 3
POFI 1349 Spreadsheets 3
POFI 2301 Word Processing 3

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.

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