Information & Decision Sciences
Inaugural SAP TERP10 Certification
The first SAP TERP10 (Integration of
Business Processes in SAP ERP) certification course was offered
through the Information & Decision Sciences Department January
6-17 by Dr. Karen Papke-Shields and Dr. Kathie Wright.
Students who are successful in the TERP10 certification
course become an SAP Certified Associate – the entry level
consulting certification from SAP.
Such success is external validation of these students’
understanding of the steps, the information flows, and the
accounting implications of the numerous processes addressed in
In addition, units of Financial Accounting
and Managerial Accounting were covered; of course these concepts
surfaced in all of the other business processes as well.
The class met daily for 2 weeks from
8:30-4:30 with the exam on the last day.
Although the class size was small, the group was very
successful with 6 Information Systems majors earning the SAP
Certified Associate – Integration of Business Processes in SAP
students demonstrated their
understanding of many of the
business transactions performed
using SAP ERP