Program Overview

Interested in an office career in an administrative support position? The Office Assistant program can provide you with the necessary tools. Students acquire computer applications skills, strengthen written and oral communication skills, office procedures and practices, html, as well as Internet topics such as searching, e-mail, file management, FTP and discussion groups, and scan for viruses.

Business (CA) Requirements

Required Courses Units
ACTG 103 Ten-Key Skills .5 units
BUS. 400 Business English 3 units
BCM. 101 Computer Keyboarding Skill Building 1.5 or 3 units
BCM. 104 Introduction to Computers with Windows I 1.5 units
BCM. 200 Intro to MS Office Suite 2 units
BCM. 400 Internet I units
BCM. 403 HTML & Web Authoring Applications I 1.5 units
Plus a minimum of 6 units from the following: Units
ACTG 194 Introduction to QuickBooks & QuickBooks Pro units
BUS. 103 Introduction to Business Information Systems 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
BUS. 670 Business Work Experience 1 or 4 units
BCM. 105 Introduction to Computers with Windows II 1 unit
BCM. 201 Integration of MS Office Applications 1 unit
BCM. 214 Word Processing I: Word 1 unit
BCM. 215 Word Processing II: Word 2 units
BCM. 222 Business Presentations I: PowerPoint 1 unit
BCM. 223 Business Presentations II: PowerPoint 1 unit
BCM. 225 Spreadsheets I: Excel 1 unit
BCM. 226 Spreadsheets II: Excel 2 units
BCM. 230 Database Applications I: Access 1 unit
BCM. 231 Database Applications II: Access 2 units
BCM. 301 Maximizing Your Employment Potential 1.5 units
BCM. 404 HTML & Web Authoring Applications II 1.5 units
BCM. 416 Adobe InDesign Essentials units
Total Required Major Units: 18