The mission of the Office Technology program is to prepare students for entry-through mid-level positions in an automated office environment by providing educational opportunities that will enable them to obtain, enhance, and/or strengthen their knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to succeed in a constantly evolving technological world.
This program is designed to prepare the student for entry- through mid-level employment or may be used to update office technology knowledge and skills for job advancement in the business office.
Program Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs):
Upon successful completion of the Certificate in Office Technology program, students will be able to:
Obtain knowledge and skills in various computer applications so that they will be able to adapt to the technological needs of their respective organizations.
Use previously learned skills and information to format and produce various office documents.
Use and integrate several office applications.
A. General Education Requirements
Students must demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing, understanding and speaking English as well as demonstrate the minimum mathematical proficiency. Proficiency can be met through the following:
Test out of the English Placement Test, or Satisfactory completion of EN 096 or EN 097
Test out of the Math Placement Test, or Satisfactory completion of MA 096 or MA 098