Insurance Specialist: Property and Casualty

Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will learn to describe and apply insurance concepts such as principles of indemnity, valued policy, and liability limits; describe elements of a contract, insurance contracts, and conditions commonly found in property and liability insurance policies; discuss loss exposures, personal risk insurance, and types of personal insurance policies.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS

ACCTG 101 Financial Accounting 5
  BUSAD 101 Introduction to Business 3
CABOT 105 or eligibility for ENGL 101 BUSAD 106 Written Business Communications 3
  BUSAD 111 Introduction to Insurance 1
  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
  BUSAD 116  Principles of Life and Health Insurance  3
  BUSAD 120 Business Law I 3
  CABOT 270 Microsoft EXCEL I 3
  CS/IS 100 or
CABOT 260 or 
CABOT 270

Computer Concepts
Beginning Microsoft Office Applications

Microsoft EXCEL I

3 or
4 or
3
Completion of 12 units with a 2.5 GPA or better and concurrent enrollment in 3 additional units BUSAD 50 Insurance Internship 1
  Recommended Courses   
  BUSAD 203 or
BUSAD 204 

Customer Service & Relations

Customer Service Skills

1

  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 35-36
Substitutions for some of the above classes may be made with department approval.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.

August 2016 GCC Catalog 2016-2017
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.