Field Definitions: PC Certificate Types Form

The following is a list of field descriptions for the PC Certificate Types form. Many of the descriptions include links to other topics that provide additional information about or related to the topic.

Certificate Type

Enter a code, up to 20 characters, to identify a certificate type (i.e. minority or disadvantaged business classification). The types defined here will be used when setting up certificates for vendors in the PC Pre-Qualification Info form (Certificates tab). Some examples of certificate types are:

  • MBE (Minority Business Enterprise)

  • WBE (Women’s Business Enterprise)

  • DBE (Disadvantaged Business Enterprise)

  • VBE (Veteran Business Enterprise)

  • SBE (Small Business Enterprise)

  • NA (Native American)

  • Other

  • None

PC Certificate Types


Enter a description of this certificate type, up to 60 characters.

PC Certificate Types


Check this box if this certificate type is active and will be included in certificate type lookups.

Leave this box unchecked if this certificate type is inactive and will be excluded from certificate type lookups.

Note: Setting a certificate type to inactive does not prevent its use when setting up certificates in PC Pre-Qualification Info (Certificates tab).

PC Certificate Types


Enter a category code or press F4 to select one from a list.

Categories allow you to group M/WBE certficates.

PC Certificate Types