Program: Office Technology
Degree Plan: Office Assistant Certificate
Gainful Employment Information
(Level I Certificate)
Also referred to as: Business Office Systems and Support -- Office Assistant
Brookhaven, Eastfield, El Centro, North Lake, and Richland only
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.BOSS.OFC.ASST.12
Upon satisfactory completion of the Office Assistant Certificate, students are prepared for entry-level positions requiring basic office skills. This certificate may be completed in one semester.
|Minimum Hours Required
+Elective - Any 3 or 4 credit hour ACCT, ACNT, BMGT, BUSI, IMED, ITSC, ITSW, MRKG, POFI or POFT course including but not limited to:
||Business Math and Machine Applications
||Cooperative Education - Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
||Cooperative Education - General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.