This program is designed for the individual who wants a practical foundation in office technology. It prepares the student to handle a wide variety of office and administrative tasks and emphasizes the most widely used software suites and applications.
Upon successful completion of the Office Technology Advanced Skill Set, graduates will be able to do the following:
- Demonstrate proficiency in employer expectations of basic skills in communication, computation, and human relations necessary for professionals in office technology areas
- Demonstrate proficiency in Excel, Access, Word, and desktop publishing
Graduates will be able to take enhanced office skills and put them to immediate use in their current employment or may choose to use them in their search for new employment opportunities.
Many students choose to continue their education toward an Associate degree after completion of this Skill Set.
This program alone does not qualify for financial aid. Students seeking financial aid eligible degrees may incorporate the classes as electives when their schedule allows or may declare an Associate or Certificate of Applied Science degree major of study in which the courses are embedded.
Students choose four of the above certificate-specific electives.