Business Development Professional Program

The Business Development Professional Program was created to meet the growing need for qualified bicultural professionals. The 34-week Business Development Professional program provides English/Spanish bilingual students with specialized courses in an effort to build a foundation of sales, service, and marketing skills in qualified candidates for customer service and sales related positions and to prepare graduates for careers in a broad range of industries, including the following: insurance, finance, energy, telecommunications, and marketing. Upon completion of 30 weeks of intensive training, students will participate in a 140 hour internship that allows students to apply skills acquired in their classes at some of the city’s largest companies. Employment is the expected outcome of the program and job placement services are provided to all graduates.

Graduates enjoy careers as:

• Call center representatives
• Personal bankers
• Sales associates
• Marketing assistants
• Account representatives