Administrative Assistant Technology

Program

This sequence of courses is designed to fulfill the general requirements of the first two years of study for a four-year degree in Business. Students studying Administrative Assistant Technology will learn a host of skills and programs which will assist in their preparation to a four-year institution or the workforce. A student may earn a Certificate of Proficiency, followed by a Technical Certificate, and finally an Associate of Applied Science. Students wishing to transfer should ask for a transfer guide from the college where they plan to pursue their baccalaureate.

Certificate of Proficiency

ACCT 2003 Principles of Accounting I or 3
ADMS 1003 Introduction to Accounting  
ADMS 1023 Intermediate Keyboarding 3
ADMS 2803 Administrative Technology 3
CSCI 2143 Microcomputer Business Applications 3
ENGL 1123 Composition I 3
MGMT 1113 Introduction to Management 3
Semester Total   18

A certificate of proficiency may be awarded to an Administrative Assistant Technology student completing the courses listed for the first semester if the student has completed Fundamentals of Math or has a minimum score of 36 on the Numerical Skills section of the COMPASS.

Technical Certificate

BUS 2063 Business Communications 3
MATH 1333 Math for Business Applications or  
MATH 1023 College Algebra* 3
CSCI 1903 Desktop Publishing I 3
CSCI 2413 Advanced Microsoft Office or  
CSCI 2223 Excel 3
  Business Elective (BUS, ACCT, CSCI, ADMS, 3
  ENTR, BLAW, or MGMT)  
Semester Total   15

Associate of Appied Science

BUS 1003 The American Enterprise System 3
ENGL 1123 Composition II 3
PSYC 2003 General Psychology or  
SOC 2003 Introduction to Sociology 3
ENGL 2113 Advanced Grammar and Composition 3
ADMS 2083 Administrative Technology 3
MGMT 2113 Management Skills 3
Semester Total   18

ADMS 2703 Professional Projects and Portfolio Design 3
Business Elective (BUS, ACCT, CSCI, ADMS, ENTR, BLAW, or MGMT)

Total Additional Hours ................................................................................................27

Total Program Hours ...................................................................................................60

The entire 60-hour block of classes must be completed for the Associate of Applied Science.

Faculty and Staff

Judy Ward
TEC 221
870-864-7194