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Business Information Systems/Information Processing BUIP.S.CRT

One-year Technical Certificate - 30 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Business Information Systems
Effective as of Fall 2020

What is the program about?

This one-year certificate is intended to provide advanced software application training necessary to work improve efficiency and productivity, and aid in business decision-making.

Program Outcomes

  • Identify good human relations skills in various settings such as one-to-one, teams and groups.
  • Assess business problems using analytical and critical thought processes to identify the best technology solution.
  • Apply quantitative skills appropriate to business information occupations.

Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities are available in many types of businesses, including banks, insurance offices, advertising agencies, manufacturing companies, small to large businesses and educational facilities.


Potential articulation agreements with current partner colleges and universities.


Course Title Credits
ACC 1210 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3
BIS 1201 Keyboarding & Document Formatting 3
BIS 1220 Word Processing Software 3
BIS 1230 Spreadsheet Software 3
BIS 1240 Presentation Software 2
BIS 1250 Specialized Business Software Application 1
BIS 1260 Database Software 3
BIS 1400 Customer Service 3
COM 2206 (Interpersonal Communication) OR COM 2225 (Small Group Communication)COM 2225 (Small Group Communication) OR COM 2211 (Effective Public Speaking) 3
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
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Program Accreditation Information

This program will meet the eligibility criteria for accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and will be submitted for approval once approved through CMT process.

This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.