Business Requirements Specialist | Western Technical College

Business Requirements Specialist

Technical Diploma

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Business requirements are the critical activities that must be performed to meet specific business objectives. This technical diploma will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to collect and document customer requirements for solution implementation, as well as collaborate with multiple stakeholders throughout the process. Graduates are prepared to work in multiple industries and professions.

All credits earned in the Business Requirements Specialist program apply toward the Business Analyst associate’s degree for increased employment and earning potential.

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Estimated Program Costs

Estimated Program Cost

Business Requirements Specialist

This program will cost about $4,900* based on tuition and basic program fees. There may be additional fees for books, materials, and testing. For more information on tuition costs, visit the Tuition Page.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Graduation Employment Stats

Graduation Employment Stats

Western conducts a follow-up survey of all grads six months after graduation to find out if they are employed in a job related to their program, how much they are making, and where they are employed.

Survey information is not currently available for this program. Please contact an Admissions Coach or call 606-785-9200 for more information.

Career Opportunities

Requirements Specialist
Needs Analyst
Business Operations Specialist

Program Outcomes

  • Living responsibly
  • Refining professionalism
  • Cultivating passion
  • Perform requirements elicitation and documentation
  • Build relationships with stakeholders
  • Demonstrate effective communication in a business environment

Admission Requirements

College Requirements

$30 Application Fee
High School Transcript or GED/HSED

Program Requirements

Western Technical College uses ACCUPLACER, a computer-based, online assessment that measures your abilities in reading, sentence skills, and arithmetic. This information will be used to place you in courses that best fit your academic goals. Based on your scores, you may need to take additional general studies course(s) along with the general studies courses required for your program.

Several options for waiving the ACCUPLACER test are available; view the waivers here.

Learn more about placement tests and how they are used at Western: Placement Testing.

Career Pathways

This program is part of a career pathway, a laddered approach to career education. It allows you to earn employer-recognized credentials that lead to job and career advancement.

Business Requirements Specialist

Career Pathways

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