Computers/Information Management Certificate

The Computers/Information Management Certificate is for the adult student who wants to extend their skills to position themselves for a job upgrade or promotion. Completion of many of the courses in this program will prepare students with the skills necessary to successfully complete industry testing for specialized certificates showing mastery of current business software. These industry credentials show that the student meets globally recognized performance standards. Students earning these credentials are valuable to organizations that want to reinforce their technology investments with accelerated productivity and improved organizational performance. Industry certifications are available from companies such as Microsoft and from globally recognized organizations such as the Project Management Institute.

At least one third of the credits required for this certificate must be completed at Normandale.

Required courses: (15 cr)

CIM 1201

or BUSN 1201

Information Technology Concepts & Business Software 1 (3)

CIM 1220

or BUSN 1220

Business Problem Solving & Data Analysis using Spreadsheets (3)

CIM 1230

Info Mgmt Busn Databases (3)

CIM 1240

Business Word Processing (3)

CIM 1250

or BUSN 1250

Introduction to Project Management (3)