A.A.S. Degree in Office Administration (A25370)

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.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
FALL SEMESTER 1
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
ENG 111--Expository Writing
OST 130--Keyboarding
OST 181--Intro to Office Systems
OST 286--Professional Development
WEB 110--Internet/Web Fundamentals
SPRING SEMESTER 1
BUS 121--Business Math
CTS 130--Spreadsheets I
ENG 115--Oral Communications
OST 134--Text Entry and Formatting
OST 136--Word Processing
OST 164--Text Editing Applications
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
FALL SEMESTER 2
MAT 115--Mathematical Models
OST 135--Advanced Text Entry and Formatting
*OST 153--Office Finance Solutions
OST 184--Records Management
OST 223--Admin Office Transcription I
OST 236--Advanced Word / Information Processing
Major Elective
SPRING SEMESTER 2
BUS 260--Business Communication
CTS 287--Emerging Technologies
OST 224--Admin Office Transcription II
OST 233--Office Publications Design
OST 289--Administrative Office Management
Behavioral/Social Science Elective
*May be substituted by ACC 120 Financial Accounting