Dec 06, 2023  
2021-22 College Catalog 
2021-22 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

Insurance Certificate Information

This 6-class Insurance Certificate sequence will provide students with basic insurance, business, and sales concepts and strategies and to prepare for entry-level positions in Ohio’s thriving insurance industry. The courses in this certificate are fully embedded within the Insurance Studies degree . The Insurance Certificate would also be a perfect complement for students who are already enrolled in majors such as the Business Management Technology  or Marketing and Sales Technology .

Department of Business Technologies


Toledo Campus



Dr. Michael Pfahl, Dean Heritage Hall 106Y (567) 661-7270
Libby King, Chair Heritage Hall 106M (567) 661-2142


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,

Transfer Information

Students who wish to transfer to a four-year program in Insurance should consider the Business Transfer Pathway, AS (Owens Code: BUTP) .  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.