OFFICE TECHNOLOGY SKILL SET OVERVIEW
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. Today’s office setting requires individuals who possess extensive, up- to-date computer technology skills. The potential audience would be both traditional and non-traditional students desiring to gain skills specifically applicable to current office technology demands and who wish to update their skills in office technology (especially computer application technology) as well as individuals seeking to learn skills to enhance their employability. The Office Technology Certificate provides an opportunity for individuals to gain employable skills in a short-term, industry-focused skill set. It also provides an appropriate lead-in for students to pursue an associate degree in administrative support.
JOB OPPORTUNITIES FOR OFFICE TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE GRADUATES
Individuals with the Office Technology Skill Set are prepared for entry level positions in schools, hospitals, corporate settings, government, or legal and medical offices.