Coffindaffer, Kari Carlson
This Program is no longer accepting students
The work environment has undergone drastic changes in the past few years, and among these changes is the role of the administrative support person in the workplace. The A.A.S. degree program in Office Administration is designed to help prepare students to meet those challenges, which require more critical thinking, organizational, and decision-making abilities than ever before.
The AAS degree in Office Administration provides students with two areas of specialization from which to choose, the Administrative Office Management or the Medical Office Management specialization. Each specialization provides students with the updated skills and abilities that are expected of today’s office support personnel. The program is designed to prepare students to be proficient in major computer applications, such as word processing, electronic presentations, spreadsheets, database applications, and desktop publishing.
Upon successful completion of the AAS degree in Office Administration, graduates will be able to do the following:
- Demonstrate effective interpersonal, verbal, and written skills for the business environment
- Effectively use technologies to perform administrative office functions
- Exhibit knowledge of business principles and processes
- Perform office administrative functions using critical thinking, management, and organizational skills
Graduates with the AAS degree in Office Administration, are qualified for positions as administrative assistants, office managers, program assistants, customer service representatives, and application specialists.
BUSN 2251 Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1104 C or better
OFAD 2232 Prerequisite(s): INFO 1100 & OFAD 1100
OFAD 2240 Prerequisite(s): OFAD 1100 or HLIN 1100 and HLIN 1101
BUSN 2248 Prerequisite(s): BUSN 2251
OFAD 2241 Prerequisite(s): INFO 1100 and OFAD 2232
OFAD 2995 Prerequisite(s): Instructor Approval