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Office Administration: Associate in Applied Science Degree

The Office Administration curriculum prepares individuals for positions in administrative support careers. It equips office professionals to respond to the demands of a dynamic computerized workplace.

Students will complete courses designed to develop proficiency in the use of integrated software, oral and written communication, analysis and coordination of office duties and systems, and other support topics. Emphasis is placed on non-technical as well as technical skills. Graduates should qualify for employment in a variety of positions in business, government, and industry. Job classifications range from entry-level to supervisor to middle management.

This curriculum complies with the standard approved by the State Board of Community Colleges. 

Students may be required to take one or more developmental courses as a result of pre-enrollment placement tests; therefore, the student may need more than the minimum number of semester hours listed for graduation. Developmental courses for this program may include Readiness Level Reading, English, and/or Math and other courses in developmental Reading, English, Math, Biology and Chemistry.

Total Semester Credit Hours in Program: 73

Curriculum: 

Fall Semester

Success and Study Skills

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Introduction to Computers

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Writing and Inquiry

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Quantitative Literacy

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Word Processing

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Spring Semester

Principles of Financial Accounting

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Presentation Graphics

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Prof Research and Reporting

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Text Entry & Formatting

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Adv Word/Information Proc

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Summer Term

Office Publications Design

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Emerging Technologies

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Associate in Applied Science Humanities Electives

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Social/Behavioral Science Electives

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Pick one Major Course Elective from the list below.

Fall Semester

Personal Finance

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Spreadsheet

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Text Editing Applications

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Records Management

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Pick one Major Course Elective from the list below.

Spring Semester

Payroll Accounting

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Professional Development

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Customer Service

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Office Software Applications

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Administrative Office Management

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Work-Based Learning I

Credit Hours: 

1.00

Major Course Electives are to be selected from the following:

Acct Software Applications

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Introduction to Business

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Principles of Management

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Human Resource Management

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Business Statistics

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Business Ethics

Credit Hours: 

3.00
REAL Small Business

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Intro to Electronic Commerce

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Principles of Marketing

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Fundamentals of Selling

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Advertising and Sales Promotion

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Marketing Research

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Marketing Applications

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Social Media Marketing

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Keyboarding

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Med Terms I-Med Office

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Med Coding Billing and Insurance

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Medical Legal Issues

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Office Finance Solutions

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Med Office Simulation

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Work-Based Learning I

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Work-Based Learning II

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Work-Based Learning II

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Work-Based Learning II

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Work-Based Learning III

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Work-Based Learning III

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Internet/Web Fundamentals

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Social Media

Credit Hours: 

3.00