Virtual Business Professional

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2458)

Emphasizes the creation, marketing, and management of the virtual business and the use of new technologies in completing business transactions. Prepares students to work in a virtual (Web- and technology-based) office environment and provides an overview of virtual entities, including home-based businesses that are successful in today’s global market.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Student will create a virtual office presence that is easy to navigate, accurate, and appealing to the audience.
  • Student will create a virtual presence that is open to the ideas and suggestions of customers, clients, and other interested parties and is sensitive to the service needs.
  • Student will convey a strong sense of customer service and maintain sensitivity to the diverse cultures that access his/her virtual office.
  • Student will conduct research using a variety of tools and resources and apply evaluative skills in assessing the information and extracting that which is important to his/her business or personal goals.
Program Requirements
BUS 96CUSTOMER SERVICE AND COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES1
BUS/CIS 129MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS---POWERPOINT1
BUS 143eSTRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING2
BUS 191CREATING AND MANAGING A VIRTUAL OFFICE3
BUS 192MARKETING A VIRTUAL OFFICE3
BUS 210BUSINESS ENGLISH3
CIS 92MICROSOFT OFFICE SUITE3-4
or CIS 101 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS
CIS/LIB 151RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET1
LDR 152BUSINESS INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY1
Total Units18-19