This certificate is designed for students who already have a two-year or higher degree and/or have employment experience in an insurance
office or an insurance-related business. This coursework will prepare students for positions above entry-level, such as appraiser, agent, estimator, senior
administrative assistant, broker, underwriter, and senior sales associate. Completion of this program will also help
prepare students for insurance certifications. This program is approved by the Insurance Education Association (IEA).
Students learn to describe elements of a contract, insurance contracts, and conditions commonly found in property and liability insurance policies. Students learn to discuss loss
exposures, personal risk insurance, and types of personal insurance policies, as well as, define commercial insurance
and commercial insurance policies.
This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.
|PREREQUISITE COURSES||REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE||UNITS|
|BUSAD 112||Applied Workplace Ethics||1|
|BUSAD 113||Principles of Property and Liability Insurance||3|
|BUSAD 114||Personal Insurance||3|
|BUSAD 115||Commercial Insurance||3|
|Choose additional courses from the following to complete 16-17 total units.|
ACCTG 101 or
ACCTG 105 and 106
Introductory Accounting I and II
|BUSAD 101||Introduction to Business||3|
|CABOT 105 or eligibility for ENGL 101||BUSAD 106||Written Business Communications||3|
|BUSAD 120||Business Law I||3|
|CABOT 200 and 208 (both may be taken concurrently), or equivalent||CABOT 270||Microsoft Excel I||3|
CABOT 200 and CS/IS 208 (may be taken concurrently), or equivalent
CS/IS 101 or
CS/IS 100 or
Introduction to Computer and Information Systems
Beginning Microsoft Office Applications
|Completion of 12 units with a 2.5 GPA or better and concurrent enrollment in 3 additional units||BUSAD 050*||Insurance Internship||1|
|TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED||16-17|
|August 2013||GCC CATALOG 2013-2014|
Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.
Insurance Professional (2009-2010 Catalog)
Insurance Professional (2012-2013 Catalog)