Community College of Aurora

2015-2016 Academic Catalog

Business Certificate: General Business


The Business Department’s General Business Certificate introduces the fundamental concepts and practices of businesses to develop a practical understanding of business information. Whether you are starting a new business or are a professional seeking to grow your career with greater business responsibilities, this certificate will provide you with the concepts, knowledge and skills that can be used when you encounter challenges in the business world. By earning this certificate, you will gain knowledge, skills, and the ability to think critically.

With this certificate small business owners, non-business majors and career changers are prepared to develop a new understanding of the business environment. You will be equipped to provide greater value to your business or organization by providing additional understanding of business transactions, developing professional relationships through enhanced communication, and identifying key figures that will guide you to understanding your business. Whether you want to advance in your career or move in a new direction, the Community College of Aurora can help you grow as a business professional.

Required Business Courses for Business: General Business Certificate: 20 credits

Course #

Course Title


BUS 115

Introduction to Business


BUS 216

Legal Environment of Business


BUS 217

Business Communication & Report Writing


ACC 121

Accounting Principles I


ACC 122

Accounting Principles II


BUS 226

Business Statistics


General Business Certificate Total Credits


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