Office Assistant, Advanced Certificate

Curriculum code: BSNS.CRT.C63

Program Overview

This program is designed to give students the opportunity to develop competencies needed for success in a beginning or re-entry office position. Graduates will be prepared for employment in a variety of office positions which require office technology skills.

Program Requirements

Major Courses

BSNS 1312Proofreading & Editing

2 Credits

BSNS 1353Administrative Office Procedures

3 Credits

BSNS 2311Successful Customer Service

1 Credit

COMM 1603Business Communication

3 Credits

 

ACCT 1413General Accounting

3 Credits

or

ACCT 1514Financial Accounting

4 Credits

 

COSC 1023Intermediate Word

3 Credits

COSC 1181Voice Recognition

1 Credit

COSC 2033Advanced Word

3 Credits

COSC 1513Introduction to Information Processing

3 Credits

COSC 1172Introduction to the Internet

2 Credits

COSC 1341PowerPoint

1 Credit

COSC 1352Word

2 Credits

COSC 1372Excel

2 Credits

ENGL 1613English I

3 Credits

MATH 1213Business Mathematics

3 Credits

A higher level mathematics course may be substituted for MATH 1213.

Students who have completed at least one year of high school typing/keyboarding with a grade of C or better or who have completed BSNS 1411 with a grade of C or better will be placed in COSC 1023 instead of COSC 1023. Students with less typing/keyboarding background will need to take BSNS 1411 before COSC 1023 unless they demonstrate on a proficiency test that they have adequate skills to enter COSC 1023.

General education

Choose one

BSNS 2143Human Relations in Business

3 Credits

PSYC 1813Introduction to Psychology

3 Credits


Total Credit Hours: 38

Suggested Course Sequence

Fall semester

BSNS 1312Proofreading & Editing

2 Credits

 

BSNS 2143Human Relations in Business

3 Credits

or

PSYC 1813Introduction to Psychology

3 Credits

 

BSNS 2311Successful Customer Service

1 Credit

COSC 1023Intermediate Word

3 Credits

COSC 1513Introduction to Information Processing

3 Credits

 

or

ENGL 1613English I

3 Credits

 

MATH 1213Business Mathematics

3 Credits

Spring semester

ACCT 1413General Accounting

3 Credits

or

ACCT 1514Financial Accounting

4 Credits

 

BSNS 1353Administrative Office Procedures

3 Credits

COSC 1372Excel

2 Credits

COSC 1181Voice Recognition

1 Credit

COSC 1341PowerPoint

1 Credit

COSC 1352Word

2 Credits

COSC 2033Advanced Word

3 Credits

Summer term

COMM 1603Business Communication

3 Credits

COSC 1172Introduction to the Internet

2 Credits

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