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Insurance Studies

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Insurance Studies program is designed for students who are interested in gaining foundational skills in the insurance industry. Courses provide a framework of knowledge including an introduction to the insurance industry, principles of property and liability insurance, personal, and commercial insurance. The program also includes a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Insurance Studies.

CIPS Code: 52.1701

Required Courses

Required Courses:
18
Certificate of Completion in Insurance Studies (5842) 18

Restricted Electives

Students must choose twenty-one (21) industry/job related credits from the list of Restricted Electives below. Any 100/200 level prefixed courses may be selected except courses used to satisfy the Required Courses area.

Restricted Electives 21
Course # Course Title Credits
CIS113DE
Microsoft Word: Word Processing
3
CIS114DE
Excel Spreadsheet
3
CIS117DM
Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS121AE
Windows Operating System: Level I
3
GBS233*
Business Communication
3
GBS265*
Claim Handling Principles and Practices        
3
GBS266*
Auto Claim Practices       
3
ACCxxx
Any ACC Accounting course      
0-21
EPSxxx
Any EPS Entrepreneurial Studies course      
0-21
FINxxx
Any FIN Financial Planning course      
0-21
GBSxxx
Any GBS General Business course        
0-21
IBSxxx
Any IBS International Business course      
0-21
MGTxxx
Any MGT Management course        
0-21
MKTxxx
Any MKT Marketing course      
0-21
REAxxx
Any REA Real Estate course      
0-21
SBSxxx
Any SBS Small Business Management course      
0-21
TQMxxx
Any TQM Total Quality Management course      
0-21

General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements 22-25
General Education Core 12-15
Course # Course Title Credits
First-Year Composition 
ENG101 *
ENG107 *
AND
ENG102 *
ENG108 *
First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1101 OR
First-Year Composition for ESL (3)
AND
First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1102 OR
First-Year Composition for ESL (3)
6
Oral Communication
COM100
COM230
Introduction to Human Communication (3) Shared Unique Number Number COM1100 OR
Small Group Communication (3) Shared Unique Number Number COM2271
3
Mathematics
MAT112 *
MAT122 *
Mathematical Concepts and Applications (3) OR
Intermediate Algebra (3) 
3
Critical Reading
CRE101 College Critical Reading (3) OR
Equivalent as indicated by assessment.
0-3
General Education Distribution 10
Humanities, Arts and Design
Any approved general education course in the Humanities, Arts and Design area.
3
Natural Sciences
Any approved general education course in the Natural Sciences area.
4
Social-Behavioral Sciences
Any approved general education course in the Social-Behavioral Sciences area.
3

Notes

  • The total amount of credits required for this degree is 61-64.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses required within the program.
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or co-requisites.
  • xxx Indicates any module/suffixed courses.
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00