Certificates of Achievement
- Business Office Technology
certificate program prepares students
for employment in today's business offices which are technology
intensive. The curriculum is also appropriate for those wishing to
update current skills. Emphasis on the computerized office and
development into supervisory positions.
- Administrative Assistant
certificate is designed for students who wish to acquire the skills
necessary for entry to mid-level administrative support positions.
- Executive Assistant
certificate is designed for students who wish to prepare themselves
for a mid to upper level administrative support position. This
curriculum also prepares students to take the Microsoft Office
Specialist (MOS) certification examination [formerly knows as
Microsoft Office User Specialist (MOUS)].
Certificates of Proficiency
- Office Professional
Designed for entry-level positions in a
broad spectrum of office environments. Utilizing a short-term, intensive
format, students are provided with the basic skills necessary to be
productive employees. The curriculum provides the foundation for further
study and advancement in the clerical field, which is one of the largest
employment areas in our information processing society.
- Office Assistant Level I
Prepares beginning students for work in positions that require
keyboarding skills, basic knowledge of filing, and basic computer
skills. Designed for students with no prior computer training and who
lack general office background and experience. Upon completion of the
certificate, students will qualify for positions as data entry clerks or
other entry level office clerical positions.
- Office Assistant Level II
Designed for students who have completed the Office Assistant Level I
certificate or have the equivalent in keyboarding and computer skills.
Prepares students for advancement in office careers in which knowledge
of Microsoft Office applications is required.
- Office Software Specialist Level I
This certificate is designed for students who are interested in working in
an administrative support capacity that need working knowledge of word
processing, electronic spreadsheet, database and presentation software.
These courses may also be applied to the Office Assistant Level II
certificate of proficiency. All courses must be completed with a grade
of "C" or better.
- Office Software Specialist Level
This certificate is designed for students who are
interested in working in an administrative support capacity that need
working knowledge of word processing, electronic spreadsheet, database
and presentation software as well as software integration techniques.
Students who complete this certificate may continue taking courses to
earn the Executive Assistant Certificate of Achievement. All courses
must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.