Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02039)
Prepares students for entry-level positions within cross-border trade, import-export and international business. Specific vocational positions relevant to this program include working for freight-forwarders, logistics and shipping companies, import-export companies, and US customs brokers.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
- Student will participate in meaningful meetings/negotiations/conversations in an international business context and clarify areas that could cause misunderstanding and consider the person’s position with an organization within the context of these interchanges.
- Student will work with individuals to develop new marketing techniques, solve logistics problems, and negotiate good business deals by properly communicating with employees, competitors, suppliers, and consumers.
- Student will research any new ethnic group of consumers, suppliers, employees, etc., to determine the best way to work with them and to be sensitive and respectful in all communications.
The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”
Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.
For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.
|ACCT 7||BASIC BUSINESS BOOKKEEPING||3-4|
|or ACCT 101||PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I|
|BUS 134||eBUSINESS I: PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRONIC COMMERCE||3|
|BUS 142||BUSINESS ETHICS---CORPORATE AND PERSONAL||1|
|BUS 143||eSTRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING||2|
|BUS 211||COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY||3|
|or BUS 212||BUSINESS COMMUNICATION|
|Select one of the following:||2-4|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS I|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS II|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS III|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS IV|
|LEGL 256||INTERNATIONAL LAW FOR BUSINESS||3|
|LDR 152||BUSINESS INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY||1|
|Complete courses required for International Business---Basic certificate||13-16|
Note: It is recommended that students complete the International Business - Basic certificate plus half of the courses required for the International Business - Intermediate certificate prior to enrolling in BUS 290–BUS 293.
Some courses within this program may require additional coursework that must be completed prior to enrollment in these courses. Please consult the individual course listings for prerequisites and any other limitations on enrollment.