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Business Office Technology:
Computer Applications Specialist Certificate

The Business Office Technology: Computer Applications Specialist Certificate Program is for those students who are seeking computer-based office skills including desktop publishing and use of a wide range of software applications.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate speed and accuracy in keyboarding skills
  2. Demonstrate the ability to analyze and prepare business communication that is correct, concise, and complete
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in utilizing computer software programs
  4. Demonstrate the ability to solve problems in the workplace using ethical principles, productive work habits, and continuing professional development
  5. Demonstrate employment-level mathematical/accounting skills
  6. Demonstrate a knowledge of records management
  7. Develop a portfolio which serves as a self-evaluation of the student's skills for employment marketability
  8. Demonstrate the ability to prepare an application letter, resume, and follow-up correspondence
  9. Demonstrate the ability to construct a report utilizing various sources such as, but not limited to, the Internet and library
  10. Understand cultural diversity
Course of Study¹
Keyboarding for Info Processing I
Keyboarding for Info Processing II
Administrative Procedures
Business Communications
BOT* ___
BOT* Elective
BOT* ___
Internship or other BOT* Elective
Introduction to Computers OR
BOT* ___
BOT* Elective
PageMaker OR
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BOT*, CSA*, CSC*, or CST* Elective
Advanced Applications

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pre-requisites and additional information.




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