Program Overview

This Certificate and Degree prepares workers to perform clerical duties such as answering telephones, e-mail, word processing, prepare correspondence, reports, forms, e-mails or other materials. These positions require employees to interact effectively with coworkers and multitask.


AS Degree Requirements Major: Core and Selective Requirements
Complete Core Courses, 16.5 units Units
BUS. 101 Human Relations in the Workplace 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
CBOT 432 Introduction to Computer Applications 3 units
CBOT 448 Using Microsoft Windows 1.5 units
CBOT 472 Beginning Word Processing 1.5 units
CBOT 474 Intermediate Word Processing 1.5 units
CBOT 475 Using Outlook 1.5 units
CBOT 476 Adobe Acrobat 1.5 units
Selective Courses, choose a minimum of 7 units from the following: Units
BUS. 100 Introduction to Business 3 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
CBOT 415 Beginning Computer Keyboarding 1.5 units
CBOT 417 Skill Building 1.5 units
CBOT 435 Spreadsheets 3 units
CBOT 457 Using PowerPoint in Business 2 units
MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra 5 units
Total Required Major Units: 23.5

And required General Education coursework and electives as needed to meet the minimum 60 units required for the Associate degree.

Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.