Business Office Technology - Certificate

The Business Office Technology certificate prepares students for entry-level office positions. Instruction includes fundamental business knowledge and emphasizes technology skills. Students may use this certificate as a building block to the AAS in Business Office Technology or as a step toward promotion in a current employment situation. Students pursuing other degrees may find this certificate a valuable addition to their resume when applying for employment.

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A grade of C- or better is required in all courses.

Total Credits Required for Certificate: 30

ACCT 200A Survey of Accounting3
or ACCT 221 Financial Accounting
BOT 101Keyboarding Basics3
BOT 102Keyboarding: Document Formatting3
BOT 105Business English I3
BOT 106Business Mathematics3
or BMGT 216 Business Math
BOT 110Records Management3
BOT 205Microcomputer Accounting I3
BOT 213Word Processing I3
or OECS 211 Word Processing Applications
BOT 220Internship in Business Office Technology2
C S 110Computer Literacy3
or OECS 105 Introduction to Information Technology
OECS 110Introduction to Power Point1
Total Credits30