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Office Administration

A QUICK INTRO

The Office Administration curriculum prepares individuals for employment as administrative office personnel who use skills in the areas of office management, office finance, legal office, virtual office, customer service, and office software.

 

WHAT YOU STUDY

Course work includes computer applications, oral and written communication, analysis and coordination of office tasks and procedures, records management, and other topics depending on the subject area selected within this curriculum.

 

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities in a variety of office positions in business, government, and industry. Upon graduation, students may be eligible to sit for industry recognized certification exams.

 

WHAT YOU CAN EARN

For more information about this field, including salary and career pathways, check out this link on our Career Coach assessment tool.

 

Transfer Agreements

COURSE INFORMATION

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

FALL SEMESTER 1

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
CIS 110 Intro to Computers 3
MKT 223 Customer Service 3
OST 131 Keyboarding 2
OST 136 Word Processing 3
OST 164 Office Editing 3
    Totals 15

 

SPRING SEMESTER 1

BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 135 Principles of Supervision 3
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3
OST 184 Records Management 3
Choose one of the following:
MAT 110 Mathematical Measurement & Literacy 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 3
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I 4
    Totals 15-16

 

SUMMER SEMESTER 

Choose one of the following:  
PSY 150  General Psychology 3
SOC 210 Intro to Sociology 3
Choose one of the following:  
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
HUM 230 Leadership Development 3
    Totals 6

 

FALL SEMESTER 2

CTS 130 Spreadsheet 3
BUS 260 Business Communication 3
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3
OST 286 Professional Development 3
Choose one of the following:
ACC 115 College Accounting 4
OST 153 Office Finance Solutions 2
    Totals 14-16

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2

BUS 125 Personal Finance 3
BUS 240 Business Ethics 3
DBA 110 Database Concepts 3
MKT 232 Social Media Marketing 4
OST 289 Office Administration Capstone 3
    Totals 16

 

 

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

FALL SEMESTER 1

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
CIS 110 Intro to Computers 3
OST 131 Keyboarding 2
OST 136 Word Processing 3
OST 164 Office Editing 3
    Totals 12

 

SPRING SEMESTER

BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 135 Principles of Supervision 3
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3
MKT 223 Customer Service 3
OST 184 Records Management 3
    Totals 15

 

FALL SEMESTER 2

BUS 125 Personal Finance  
CTS 130 Spreadsheet 3
OST 286 Professional Development 3
Choose one of the following:
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
HUM 230 Leadership Development 3
    Totals 12

 

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

FALL SEMESTER

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
CIS 110 Intro to Computers 3
OST 131 Keyboarding 2
OST 164 Office Editing 3
    Totals 9

 

SPRING SEMESTER

OST 136 Word Processing 3
OST 184 Records Management 3
MKT 223 Customer Service 3
    Totals 9
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