Well-qualified office personnel are in growing demand in business, industry, government, and the professions. This curriculum prepares the student to perform secretarial and administrative support duties in a variety of offices, including those with computerized, automated functions.
Students 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 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 middle management. Office Systems Technology classes are offered during the day and in the evening. Students may complete the Associate in Applied Science degree in five semesters taking day classes or in seven semesters taking evening classes.
The Word Processing certificate prepares students for positions requiring knowledge of word processing applications. This certificate will be beneficial for personal or professional use.