This 17 credit-hour certificate program prepares students for positions as business office administrative assistants. Students are introduced to advanced word processing and spreadsheets, to use of the Internet including Web browsing and e-mail, and to the integrated use of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. Students are also introduced to computer skills and business management principles and to business writing. This certificate is the second in a two-certificate sequence: Office Assistant and Administrative Assistant.
|Course Number||Course Title||Credits|
|CAS||105||Word Processing Software1,2 and|
|CAS||115||Spreadsheet Software1,2 and|
|CAS||125||Database Software1,2 or|
|CAS||160||Introduction to Business Software Packages||1-3|
|CAS||205||Advanced Word Processing Software1||1|
|CAS||215||Advanced Spreadsheet Software1||1|
|CAS||290||Office Assistant Capstone1||2|
|CIS||100||Computer and Digital Literacy or|
|CIS||101||Introduction to Computer Information Systems||3|
|MGT||111||Introduction to Business Organization||3|
1,2 - This course is included in the Office Assistant certificate. Students may take CAS 105, 115 and 125 OR CAS 160 to satisfy this requirement.
1 - This course is included in the Office Assistant certificate.
3 - Placement test scores required.