BUSINESS OFFICE ASSISTANT – MAJOR #2201
The Business Office Assistant program is an eight-month Certificate of Completion program. Students earn college credits that are counted toward an Associate of Science degree and transfer as electives toward a four-year degree. Students attend six months of in-class training and participate in a two-month internship. The program's total cost is approximately $1,550, and students will earn 30 college units.
Students are expected to achieve a minimum keyboarding speed of 40 wpm and 110 cspm on the ten-key calculator. Students completing the program can expect to obtain a job as a typist, file clerk, receptionist, secretary or administrative assistant.
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
||Typing/Document Processing I
||Typing/Document Processing II
||Computer Applications I
||Work experience (Coop), Occup
||Job Search and Workplace Skills
||Microsoft Word II
||Spelling & Vocabulary Building
||Office Skills Lab
||Business Math & 10 Key
||Business Grammar Fundamentals
||Basic Office Procedures
* Course is taken twice.
Note Students must demonstrate the ability to type 40 words per minute with
97% accuracy on three 5-minute timed writings and key 110 correct
strokes per minute on the ten-key calculator.
Last updated: 9/14/2009 3:00:17 PM