Jan 21, 2020  
2018-19 College Catalog 
2018-19 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

Insurance Certificate

The 6-class Insurance Certificate sequence is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in Ohio’s thriving insurance industry. The Insurance Certificate is a perfect complement for students who are already enrolled in majors such as the Business Management program. The certificate includes a new course, Introduction to Insurance (INS 101 ). The course introduces the principles of insurance and risk management, including terminology and definitions as used in the industry.

Department of Business Technologies


Toledo-area Campus

Phone Number


Libby King, Chair Heritage Hall 106M (567) 661-2142 elizabeth_king2@owens.edu
Ann D. Theis, Dean Heritage Hall 106Y (567) 661-7280 ann_theis@owens.edu

Employment Opportunities

Students may become employed in areas including but not limited to:

  • 13-1031  Claims Adjusters, Examiners, Investigators
  • 41-3021  Insurance Sales Agents
  • 43-4051  Customer Service Representatives
  • 43-9041  Insurance Claims and Processing Clerks

This information is available at JobsOhio Network - Northwest Ohio, ohiolmi.com/proj/OhioJobOutlook.htm

Transfer Information

Students who wish to transfer to a four-year program in Insurance should consider the Business Administration Concentration, AS (Owens Code: BUAC) .  The associate of science degree program provides the basic curriculum needed for the first two years of a bachelor’s degree in business.  This program is transfer-oriented and is ideal for aspiring business students who intend on transferring from Owens Community College to a college or university setting.