Insurance Professional

Leads to a Rewarding Career in the Insurance Industry

This certificate program can lead to a rewarding career in the insurance industry.  Insurance is required in many areas, such as health care, vehicle operation and personal property. For individuals interested in pursuing a career in the insurance industry, a certificate course provides specialized career training without the lengthy financial commitment of a two- or four-year degree program.

You will learn to analyze information in insurance applications; determine the risk of insuring a client; screen applicants on the basis of set criteria; evaluate recommendations from underwriting software; decide whether to offer insurance; determine appropriate premiums and amounts of coverage; write policies to cover potential loss. Complete in 8 months!  

Prerequisite: A two-year degree or have professional experience in the insurance industry.


The Insurance Professional Program is designed for students who hold a two-year degree or have professional experience in the insurance industry.  This certificate is designed for students who currently hold a 2-year or higher college degree and/or have employment experience in an insurance office or an insurance-related business. This coursework over 8 months will prepare students for positions above entry-level in insurance offices such as appraiser, agent, estimator, administrative assistant, broker, salesperson, and various management positions. Coursework required for the certificate is intended to help prepare students for insurance certifications.

Job Opportunities

Insurance agents for auto, health, home, and life insurance; commercial to businesses: property damage and liability policies, employee and executive coverage, and product liability; Independent insurance broker.

  • Applied Workplace Ethics
  • Principles of Property and Liability Insurance
  • Personal Insurance
  • Commercial Insurance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Introductory Accounting I and II
  • Introduction to Business
  • Communications
  • Business Law I
  • Microsoft Excel I
  • Introduction to Computer and Information Systems
  • Computer Concepts
  • Beginning Microsoft Office Applications

Total Tuition: $ 1595.00
One-time Payment: $ 1480.00 — Save $115
Payment Plan: 25% first payment: $395.00
Number of other payments: 3
Amount of each payment after 1st payment: $400
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