Program Overview

The General Office certificate program prepares students for employment as entry-level general office clerks in a variety of business settings as support staff. This program gives an entry-level employee the solid foundational skills needed in an office. This program increases students' efficiency, speed and accuracy in typing while increasing technical skills and confidence in a variety of software. Students are also introduced to organizational behavior and interpersonal skills.


Major: Core and Selective Requirements
Complete Core Courses, 10.5 units Units
BUS. 101 Human Relations in the Workplace 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 475 Using Outlook 1.5 units
Selectives Courses, choose a minimum of 1.5 units from the following: Units
CBOT 415 Beginning Computer Keyboarding 1.5 units
CBOT 417 Skill Building 1.5 units
CBOT 474 Intermediate Word Processing 1.5 units
CBOT 476 Adobe Acrobat 1.5 units
Total Required Units: 12