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Help Businesses Grow Online!

Designed to prepare students to work in the dynamic field of eBusiness and eCommerce. Prepares students to create, maintain, or support a strong online business and sales presence.


Online (and some classes are also available on the main campus)


The Certificate of Proficiency may be completed in just one semester full-time in the Spring or over two semesters part-time.   With an additional 2 courses, students can earn a Certificate of Achievement.  There is also an option to earn an Associate’s Degree in Business Management  with additional courses beyond the Certificate of Achievement (See Southwestern College Catalog or a Counselor)

Typically Duties

  • Educating Customers About a Product or Service
  • Managing product entries, shipping, and inventory
  • Creating your own business or consultancy
  • Offering Consultation about the merits and value of products or services
  • Solving problems & helping people 
  • Answering customer inquiries and resolving complaints
  • Promoting businesses through social media
  • Managing paid advertising for eCommerce
  • Processing orders, order management, and logistics 
  • Purchasing inventory domestically or internationally