Degree Plans - Office Technology - Office Assistant Certificate
(Level I Certificate)
Also referred to as: Business Office Systems and Support -- Office Assistant
Brookhaven, Eastfield, El Centro, North Lake, and Richland only
(Block Scheduling available at Brookhaven College)
- 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.
|POFI 1104||Computer Fundamentals OR||1|
|POFT 1127||Introduction to Keyboarding||(1)|
|POFI 1301||Computer Applications I OR||3|
|POFT 1319||Records and Information Management||(3)|
|POFT 1301||Business English||3|
|POFT 1309||Administrative Office Procedures I||3|
|POFM 1309||Medical Office Procedures||(3)|
|POFI 1341||Computer Applications II OR||3|
|POFI 2301||Word Processing OR||(3)|
|POFM 1302||Medical Software Applications||(3)|
|Minimum Hours Required||16-17|
|POFT 1325||Business Math and Machine Applications||3|
|POFT 1329||Beginning Keyboarding||3|
|POFT 1380||Cooperative Education - Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General||3|
|POFT 1382||Cooperative Education - General Office Occupations and Clerical Services||3|
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.