Degree Plans - Business Office Systems and Support - Executive Assistant AAS
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(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)
Officially known as: Office Technology -- Executive Assistant
Brookhaven, Eastfield, El Centro, North Lake, and Richland only
Degree Plan Code: AAS.BOSS.EXE.ASST.08
The Associate in Applied Sciences Degree comprehensive curriculum is designed as an advanced level program to prepare students for executive assistant and computer support positions in an office environment. Students will use state-of-the-art technology to develop skills necessary to become a productive member of the business community. Topics include office management, human relations, records management, oral and written business communications, plus word processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation, and telecommunication applications.
++Natural Science Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Natural Science.
+++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.
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.