2016 - 2017 Catalog Program: Business Office Systems and Support Degree Plan: Administrative Support Certificate
Gainful Employment Information
(Level II Certificate)
Officially known as: Office Technology -- Administrative Support
Brookhaven, Eastfield, El Centro, North Lake, and Richland only
Students pursuing this award program are required to meet
Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and 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: C2.BOSS.ADM.SUPP.08
The Administrative Support Certificate prepares students for a successful career as an office professional. The Certificate is developed to the specifications of the local job market.
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence and Communication
POFT 1380 Cooperative Education - Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
POFT 1382 Cooperative Education - General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
POFI 2450 Databases
ITSW 1407 Introduction to Database
POFT 1319 Records and Information Management I
POFI 2331 Desktop Publishing
POFI 2340 Advanced Word Processing
ITSC 1315 Project Management Software
Minimum Hours Required
+Electives - must select from any 1-4 credit hour
ACCT, ACNT, BMGT, BUSI, IMED, ITSC, ITSW, MRKG, POFI, or POFT course.
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.