Program Requirements for Certificates

CERTIFICATES OF COMPLETION
Agribusiness
Agricultural Technology/Mechanics
Business
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining
Construction Management 
Cosmetology
Engine Performance, Electrical Systems, and Automatic Transmissions 
Engine, Drivetrain, Chassis, and Climate Control
Equine Management
General Education
Industrial Manufacturing Technology
Industrial Mechanics Technology
Manual Machining
Practical Nursing (LPN)

CERTIFICATES OF PROFICIENCY
Advanced Composites
Advanced Networking Technology
Agribusiness
Agricultural Technology/Mechanics
Basic Accounting
Business and Music Technology 
Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
Chassis and Climate Control 
Communication
Composites
Construction Management 
Cosmetology
Diesel Chassis & Electrical Systems
Diesel Drivetrain & Climate Control
Diesel Engine Performance
Diesel Engines & Hydraulics 
Electrical Systems and Automatic Transmissions
Engines and Drivetrains
Engine Performance
Entrepreneurship
Equine Management
Family Life 
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Industrial Manufacturing
Industrial Mechanics
Marketing
Networking Technology
Outdoor Leadership and Entrepreneurship
Outdoor Product Design and Development
Outdoor Skills 
Teaching English as a Second Language

AWARDS 
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Nail Technology

 

 

Certificates of Completion

 

Certificate of Completion – Agribusiness

Department: Business

Program Contact: Jay Olsen
Phone: (435)283-7335
Email: jay.olsen@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business  
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 32-33

Related Programs:

 

Certificate of Completion – Agricultural Technology/Mechanics

Department: Business

Program Contact: Matt Goble 
Phone: (435)283-7335 
Email: matt.goble@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page:  www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

Students who complete this certificate will acquire knowledge and skills in agricultural technology and mechanics that prepare them for entry-level positions in the workforce or return to successfully run the family farm or start their own business. Students will complete a selected set of agriculture technology and mechanics classes. This program is designed for students to learn operational skills as well as fundamental technological and mechanical applications allowing them to contribute to existing and start up agribusinesses. 

For more information about this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 34

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Business

Department: Business

Program Contact: Stacee McIff
Phone: (435)283-7566
Email: stacee.mciff@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page:  www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Core Requirements:

Track/Options (Choose One) (16-21):

Elective Courses:

Required Credits: 30-33

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining

Department: Industrial Technologies

Contact: Alan Hart
Phone: (435) 893-2250
Email: alan.hart@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm 

Program Description and Outcomes: 

Student will take courses specific to computer numerical control (CNC) machining knowledge and will gain marketable skills in the same. This certificate is a subset of the AAS degree in Machine Tool Technology. Students completing this certification will be prepared to work in the machining industry at all levels of CNC machining as CNC operators or programmers including general CNC machinist.

Requirements: 

Required Credits: 33 

Related Programs: 

 

 

Certificate of Completion – Construction Management

Department: Construction Technology
Program Contact: Don Saltzman 
Phone: (435)283-7577 
Email: don.saltzman@snow.edu

Department’s webpage:  https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/bccm/index.html  
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_cnst  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

The goal of the certificate programs in Construction Management is to establish an understanding of the major areas of construction applications. Students begin with an introduction to construction methods, applications, and safety. Followed by theory and labs covering skills and knowledge of the construction industry; design considerations in constructing homes; knowledge and use of layout techniques. Additionally, students develop proficiency in the safe handling of tools and materials; gain experience with a range of construction processes, such as, framing, estimating, scheduling, cabinet building and building design.

Requirements:

Core Courses - Complete All (18 Credits)

CM Elective Courses - Choose 2 (6 Credits)

Communication Requirement - Choose 1 (3 Credits)

+Required for Business Entrepreneurial Certificate

Human Relations Requirement - Choose 1 (3 Credits)

Computation Requirement - Choose 1 (3 Credits)

Required Credits: 36

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Cosmetology

Department: Services Technology
Program Contact: Teri Mason
Phone: (435) 893-2261
Email: teri.mason@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/stec
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_stec.html

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Computation requirement (3):

Communication requirement (3):

Human Relations requirement (2):

Required Credits: 52

Related Programs:

 

Certificate of Completion – Engine Performance, Electrical Systems, and Automatic Transmissions

Department: Transportation Technology 

Program Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/trans 
Department’s catalog page:  www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 30

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Engine, Drivetrain, Chassis, and Climate Control

Department: Transportation Technology

Program Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/trans 
Department’s catalog page: www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 30 

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Equine Management

Department: Business

Program Contact: Jay Olsen
Phone: (435)283-7335
Email: jay.olsen@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page: www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

Students who complete this certificate will acquire knowledge and skills in equine management built on agribusiness and business classes complimented with equine management classes that prepare them for entry level positions in the workforce or return to successfully run the family farm or start an equine related business. Students will complete a selected set of BUS classes that complement the AGBS classes. The program is designed for students to learn business and entrepreneurial skills as well as basic equine management production skills allowing them to contribute to existing and startup agribusinesses.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 32

Related Programs:

   

Certificate of Completion – General Education

Program Description & Outcomes:  

The requirements for this program are the GE requirements for this year. 

Catalog description for Snow College's General Education:   https://www.snow.edu/catalog/general_education.html 
Webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/ge/index.html 

Requirements:

Required Credits: 34

Notes:

*Must be passed at a C- or higher.
**To satisfy the Natural Science GE requirement, students must earn 3 credits of Life Science (LS) and 3 credits of Physical Science (PS). The remaining credit came come from LS, PS, or Lab (LB). Students can satisfy this requirement by taking one three-credit course and one four-credit course. 

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Certificate of Completion – Industrial Manufacturing Technology

Department: Industrial Technology

Program Contact: Alan Hart
Phone: (435)893-2250
Email: alan.hart@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Credit Requirements: 33

Related Programs:

   

Certificate of Completion – Industrial Mechanics Technology

Department: Industrial Technology

Contact: Ken Avery
Phone: (435) 893-2225
Email: ken.avery@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_indm.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 33

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Manual Machining

Department: Industrial Technologies

Contact: Alan Hart
Phone: (435) 893-2250
Email: alan.hart@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm 

Program Description and Outcomes:

Students will take courses specific to manual machining knowledge and will gain marketable skills in the same. This certificate is a subset of the AAS degree in Machine Tool Technology. Students completing this certification will be prepared to work in the machining industry at all levels of manual machining industry as lathe & turning and/or milling and planning machine tool setters, operators, and tenders including general manual machinist.  

Requirements:

Required Credits: 31 

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Completion – Practical Nursing (LPN)

Department: Allied Health

Program Contact: Melissa Blackner
Phone: (435)893-2232
Email: melissa.blackner@snow.edu 

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/alliedhealth 
Department’s catalog page: www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_ahna.html   

Program Description & Outcomes:  

Preparation for State Certification: The Practical Nursing program offers the students a Certificate of Completion in Practical Nursing and eligibility to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX –PN).  Students will be prepared to go directly into the workforce and/or choose to continue to study towards a higher nursing degree.

The Practical Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing Inc. (ACEN)

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 975-5000
www.acenursing.org

Classes will be held on the Snow College Richfield campus, as well as at Ephraim and Nephi outreach sites, using interactive video conferencing technology. Clinical sites are held in designated facilities. Practical nurses are prepared to work under the supervision of the registered nurse or licensed physician in a variety of health care delivery systems.

Outcomes: 

Students who complete the Practical Nursing program at Snow College will demonstrate that they:

Admission Requirements:

Students must apply for admission into this program. Admission into the Practical Nursing program is on a point system as there is limited space available. Points are primarily based upon GPA and references.

Admission Requirements

Admission Procedures

An application packet can be obtained from the Allied Health department office manager, 435-893-2232, or download a packet at www.snow.edu/alliedhealth.

The application deadline is April 15.

  1. Applications must be submitted to the Allied Health department at Snow College and include. 
    • a complete and signed LPN application;
    • Official transcripts from all colleges and/or universities attended to date must be received by the Allied Health department by April 15 of current year;
    • cumulative College GPA 3.0 or higher
    • two letters of recommendation, preferably from previous employers or teachers;
    • $25 non-refundable Nursing Application fee payable to Snow College.
    • Provide proof of current Utah Certified Nursing Assistant License.
    • Provide evidence of math competency by one of the following methods:
      1. ACT test results with a minimum math score of 23;
      2. Completion of MATH 1010 with a minimum of a C (2.0) grade
      3. ALEKS PPL Assessment: Students must score 30 or above in the ALEKS Placement, Preparation and Learning (ALEKS PPL) Assessment. You can find more information regarding ALEKS PPL Assessment at: http://www.snow.edu/academics/science_math/math.aleks/index.html
  2. Completion of prerequisite courses outlined below before entering nursing program. Prerequisite courses must be passed with a C (2.0) grade or better; any grade below a C (2.0) will not be accepted. 

Acceptance into the Practical Nursing program will be by letter of notification before June 1 of the current year.  

Prospective students are not considered as applicants or re-applicants until all admission procedures have been met.

Post Admission Requirements:

These requirements are to be submitted to the Allied Health department before the first day of the fall semester.

  1. Applicants must have a physical examination by a physician which indicates that the applicant is free from any physical or emotional condition that would preclude successful participation and completion of the program.
  2. Applications must have proof of current immunizations, which include Varicella (chickenpox), Tdap, MMR, Hepatitis B, Two-step TB test or chest X-ray, and current flu vaccine.
  3. Students must pass a drug screen test as well as a background check.
  4. Students must review and agree to adhere to the policies and guidelines outlined in the Snow College Practical Nursing Handbook.

Program Requirements:

Prerequisite Courses (11): 

Corequisite Courses (3):

LPN Core (21): 

Required Credits: 35

Recommended Courses

It is recommended that students take courses listed below to enhance learning in the Practical Nursing program. These are not required.

Notes:

All prerequisite and corequisite courses must be passed at a C grade or higher.

All LPN courses must be passed with a C (2.0) grade or higher to continue in the LPN program. To be eligible to transition into the RN program the subsequent year, a student must earn a B- (2.7) grade or higher in all LPN core courses. 

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Certificates of Proficiency

 

Certificate of Proficiency – Advanced Composites

Department: Industrial Technologies
Program Contact: Alan Hart
Phone: 435.283.2250
Email: alan.hart@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm

Program Description & Outcomes:

 

Requirements:

Required Credits: 17

Related Programs:

 

Certificate of Proficiency – Advanced Networking Technology

Department: Information Technology

Program Contact: Mike Medley
Phone: (435) 893-2264
Email: mike.medley@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/cis/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_itec 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

Snow College Computer Information Systems provides an engaging learning environment that prepares students for employment in the computer networking field through current, rigorous, and hands-on learning activities.

Computer Information Systems covers a broad range of career opportunities. You could be a IT network administrator, IT network analyst, IT project manager, or an IT network technician. Companies large and small need employees skilled in CIS-related specialties, resulting in extensive options for a successful career.

If you like working with information, a database administrator position might be a good career for you. If puzzles or math intrigue you, programming could be a good choice. The beauty of computer information systems is that you can choose your specialty in a demanding career field where there are ample career opportunities to choose from. In Utah the average salary for a Network Administrator is $67,380, a web developer could earn around $50,000 a year, computer programmers earn around $46,000 a year, and software engineering averages a competitive salary of $77,558.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 18

Related Programs:

    

Certificate of Proficiency – Agribusiness

Department: Business

Program Contact: Jay Olsen
Phone: (435)283-7335
Email: jay.olsen@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/business/index.html 
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 17-19

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Agricultural Technology/Mechanics

Department: Business

Program Contact: Matt Goble
Phone: (435)283-7335
Email: matt.goble@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:

This certificate of proficiency will allow student exposure to basic mechanical and technological classes. Credits toward this certificate will focus on principles and functions of agricultural technology and mechanics and introduce students to career opportunities.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 20

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency - Basic Accounting

Department: Business

Program Contact: Stacee McIff
Phone: (435)283-7566
Email: stacee.mciff@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:

Students will be able to complete courses in accounting and business. Students will gain entry level knowledge, skills, and abilities related to general accounting theory and application in various business settings. Students will be able to perform accounting functions, such as traditional bookkeeping, financial calculations for business management, and basic personal finance. 

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 16

Related Programs:

Certificate of Proficiency – Business and Music Technology

Department: Business

Program Contact: Stacee McIff
Phone: (435)283-7566
Email: stacee.mciff@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/business/index.html
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_musc.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 21

Related Programs:

 

Certificate of Proficiency - Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork 

Department: Construction Technology

Program Contact: Don Saltzman
Phone: (435) 283-7577
Email: don.saltzman@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/cm  
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_cnst.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:

The goal of the certificate programs in Construction Management is to establish an understanding of the major areas of construction applications. Students begin with an introduction to construction methods, applications, and safety. Followed by theory and labs covering skills and knowledge of the construction industry; design considerations in constructing homes; knowledge and use of layout techniques. Additionally, students develop proficiency in the safe handling of tools and materials; gain experience with a range of construction processes, such as, framing, estimating, scheduling, cabinet building and building design.

Requirements:

Required Courses - Complete All (12 Credits)

Business Elective Courses - Choose 2 (6 Credits)

+Required for Business Entrepreneurial Certificate

Related Programs: 

Certificate of Proficiency – Chassis and Climate Control

Department: Transportation Technology
Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html   

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Total Proficiency Credits 18

Related Programs:

 

Certificate of Proficiency - Communication

Department: Communications

Program Contact: Sandra Cox
Phone: (435) 283-7384
Email: sandra.cox@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/communication 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_comm.html 

Program Description & Outcomes

For a description of this program and its outcomes click here. 

Requirements

Required Credits:  18

 

Certificate of Proficiency in Composites

Department: Industrial Technology
Program Contact: Alan Hart
Phone: 435.893.2250
Email: alan.hart@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html  
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm 

Program Description & Outcomes: 

Requirements: 

Required Credits: 18

Related Programs: 

 

Certificate of Proficiency - Construction Management 

Department: Construction Technology
Program Contact: Don Saltzman
Phone: (435)283-7577
Email: don.saltzman@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/cm 
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_cnst.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:

The goal of the certificate programs in Construction Management is to establish an understanding of the major areas of construction applications. Students begin with an introduction to construction methods, applications, and safety. Followed by theory and labs covering skills and knowledge of the construction industry; design considerations in constructing homes; knowledge and use of layout techniques. Additionally, students develop proficiency in the safe handling of tools and materials; gain experience with a range of construction processes, such as, framing, estimating, scheduling, cabinet building and building design.

Requirements:

Required Courses - Complete All (6 Credits)

CM Elective Courses - Choose 3 of the following Courses (9 Credits)

Business Elective Courses - Choose 1 (3 Credits)

+Required for Business Entrepreneurial Certificate

Required Credits: 18

Related Programs: 

 

 

 

Certificate of Proficiency – Cosmetology

Department: Services Technology

Program Contact: Teri Mason
Phone: (435) 893-2261
Email: teri.mason@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/stec
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_stec.html

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements

The program requires 1600 clock hours.

Core Courses (44):

Electives:

Additional elective credit courses may be required to reach the 1600 clock hours required for state licensure.

Required Credits: 44

Related Programs:

 

Certificate of Proficiency – Diesel Chassis & Electrical Systems

Department: Transportation Technology

Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 18

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Diesel Drivetrain & Climate Control

Department: Transportation Technology

Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 16

Related Programs:

   

Certificate of Proficiency – Diesel Engine Performance

Department: Transportation Technology

Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: (17)

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Diesel Engines & Hydraulics

Department: Transportation Technology

Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 17

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Electrical Systems and Automatic Transmissions

Department: Transportation Technology

Program Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 18

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Engines and Drivetrains

Department: Transportation Technology

Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Total Proficiency Credits 19

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Engine Performance

Department: Transportation Technology

Program Contact: Brent Reese
Phone: (435) 893-2215
Email: brent.reese@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/trans_dept.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_trans.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 19

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Entrepreneurship

Department: Business

Program Contact: Stacee McIff
Phone: (435)283-7566
Email: stacee.mciff@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 19-20

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Equine Management

Department: Business

Program Contact: Jay Olsen
Phone: (435)283-7335
Email: jay.olsen@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page: www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

A certificate of proficiency in Equine Management will allow students to gain better agribusiness management skills through exposure to current and relevant agribusiness challenges and opportunities, as well as, exposure to basic livestock agriculture and equine classes. Ten credits toward this certificate are Business (BUS) classes that complement the Agribusiness (AGBS) and Equine classes.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 23

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Certificate of Proficiency – Family Life

Department: Home & Family Studies

Program Contact: Danni Larsen
Phone: (435)-7487
Email: danni.larsen@snow.edu

Department’s webpage:  www.snow.edu/hfst 
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_hfst.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

This one year certificate program offers practical and theoretical training for the student desiring to be successful in home and family settings. A total of 28 credits are required.

Requirements:

Core courses:

Additional courses:

Required Credits: 28

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Certificate of Proficiency – Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Department: Geography/Geology

Program Contact: Kyle Rowley
Phone: (435)283-7668
Email: kyle.rowley@snow.edu

Department's webpage: 

Department's catalog page: 

Program Description & Outcomes:

GIS professionals are essential in the process of taking complex information and converting it into clear visual imagery that can be used in a huge variety of career fields. The software used in GIS allows you to visualize, question, analyze, and interpret data in order to understand relationships, patterns, and trends. GIS specialists are responsible for gathering that information, building and maintaining databases, creating sophisticated maps and diagrams, and simplifying complex information so it can be easily understood.

Students engaged in this program will understand how to use current software and geographic information data to solve natural world problems. Students will use pertinent data to produce digital and paper maps, as well as three-dimensional renderings to illustrate current use and improvement predictions for chosen geographical areas. Upon completion, students will be competent in the management of geographic databases, the creation of various cartographic products, and the analysis of various types of complex spatial problems. They will also be capable of joining any organization in need of geographical information and be instantaneous contributors.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 16

Related Programs:

  

Certificate of Proficiency – Industrial Manufacturing

Department: Industrial Technology

Program Contact: Alan Hart
Phone: (435)893-2250
Email: alan.hart@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 19

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Certificate of Proficiency – Industrial Mechanics

Department: Industrial Technology

Contact: Ken Avery
Phone: (435) 893-2225
Email: ken.avery@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/industrialtech/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_indm 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 30

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Certificate of Proficiency – Marketing

Department: Business

Program Contact: Stacee McIff
Phone: (435)283-7566
Email: stacee.mciff@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 16

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Certificate of Proficiency – Networking Technology

Department: Information Technology

Program Contact: Mike Medley
Phone: (435) 893-2264
Email: mike.medley@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/cis/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_itec  

Program Description & Outcomes:  

Snow College Computer Information Systems provides an engaging learning environment that prepares students for employment in the computer networking field through current, rigorous, and hands-on learning activities.

Computer Information Systems covers a broad range of career opportunities. You could be a IT network administrator, IT network analyst, IT project manager, or an IT network technician. Companies large and small need employees skilled in CIS-related specialties, resulting in extensive options for a successful career.

If you like working with information, a database administrator position might be a good career for you. If puzzles or math intrigue you, programming could be a good choice. The beauty of computer information systems is that you can choose your specialty in a demanding career field where there are ample career opportunities to choose from. In Utah the average salary for a Network Administrator is $67,380, a web developer could earn around $50,000 a year, computer programmers earn around $46,000 a year, and software engineering averages a competitive salary of $77,558. 

Requirements:

Required Credits: 16

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Certificate of Proficiency – Outdoor Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Department: Business

Contact: Whitney Ward
Phone: (435)283-7551
Email: whitney.ward@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 19

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Certificate of Proficiency – Outdoor Product Design and Development

Department: Business

Contact: Whitney Ward
Phone: (435)283-7551
Email: whitney.ward@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 17

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Certificate of Proficiency – Outdoor Skills

Department: Business

Contact: Whitney Ward
Phone: 
(435)283-7551
Email:
whitney.ward@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: www.snow.edu/business 
Department’s catalog page:  https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_bus.html 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 17

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Certificate of Proficiency – Teaching English as a Second Language

Department: Teaching English as a Second Language

Program Contact: Diane Ogden
Phone: (435) 283-7436
Email: diane.ogden@snow.edu 

Department Webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/humanities/tesl/index.html 
Department's catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_tesl.html 

Program Description & Outcomes: 

Requirements: 

Required Credits: 26

Notes:

*One of the foreign languages can be satisfied by completing the ESL program through the College or by coming to the College with a TOEFL IBT of 63 or better. If a student uses this option, the student must take GEOG 1300, SOC 1010, EDUC 2400, or ANTH 1000. 

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AWARDS

 

Award – Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Department: Allied Health

Richfield, Piute, Wayne, Delta, Fillmore CNA Classes

Program Contact: Melissa Blackner
Phone:
(435) 893-2232
Email:
melissa.blackner@snow.edu

Ephraim or Nephi CNA Classes

Program Contact: Jennifer Bushman
Phone: (435) 283-7588
Email: jennifer.bushman@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/alliedhealth 
Department’s catalog page: www.snow.edu/catalog/dept_ahna.html   

Program Description & Outcomes:  

Preparation for State Certification: Most nursing programs in the state require candidates to be certified nursing assistants. This course combines classroom and clinical experience to prepare students to pass the state certification exam. Financial aid is not available for this course by itself. Online registration is not available for the Nursing Assistant program and special requirements may apply. Nursing assistant courses are offered at Delta, Ephraim, Fillmore, Nephi, Piute, Richfield and Wayne County.

Outcomes:

Students who complete the Snow College CNA program:

Admission Requirements:

Students must apply for admission into this program. 

  1. Student must be at least 16 years old and a junior in high school to begin the CNA course;
  2. Preference is given to students 17 years or older;
  3. Student must have a TB test before entering the CNA program;
  4. Student must have an approved background check before entering the CNA program. The background check must be received by the Allied Health Administrative Assistant in a sealed envelope.
  5. Applying student must provide the following:
    • High school students: a copy of their ACT with a score of 16 or higher in Math and 15 or higher in Reading or a copy of your high school transcript with a GPA of 2.5 or higher;
    • College student must provide proof of current or past enrollment as a college student;
    • Adult non-credit student must have proof of one of the following
      1. Current or past enrollment as a college student.
      2. Copy of an ACT with a score of 16 or higher in Math and 15 or higher in Reading.
      3. A high school transcript showing a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
      4. Take the ALEKS Placement, Preparation and Learning (ALEKS PPL) Assessment. Students must score 14 or above in the ALEKS PPL Assessment. You can find more information regarding ALEKS PPL Assessment at: https://www.snow.edu/academics/science_math/math/aleks/index.html

Requirements:

Required Credits: 6

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Award – Nail Technology

Department: Services Technology

Program Contact: Teri Mason
Phone: (435) 893-2261
Email: teri.mason@snow.edu

Department’s webpage: https://www.snow.edu/academics/bat/cosmetology/index.html 
Department’s catalog page: https://www.snow.edu/catalog/division_businessappliedtech.html#cat_bat_stec 

Program Description & Outcomes:  

For a description of this program and its outcomes, click here.

Requirements:

Required Credits: 10

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