Academic Catalog

Business & Professional Studies

Executive Assistant Associate in Science and Certificate of Achievement

This degree program prepares students for employment in today’s business offices which are technology intensive. The curriculum is also appropriate for those wishing to update current skills. Emphasis is on the computerized office and development into supervisory positions.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Explain the basic language and concepts within the field of business office technology.
  • Use computer input devices (e.g., keyboard and mouse) to properly and efficiently create and edit documents in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation programs such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and electronic communications such as email.

Associate in Science Degree Requirements

BOT-100Basic Keyboarding1
Keyboarding/Document Processing I
and Keyboarding/Document Processing II
Intermediate Keyboarding/Document Processing I
and Intermediate Keyboarding/Document Processing II
BOT-120Comprehensive Word, Level I1
BOT-121Comprehensive Word, Level II1
BOT-122Comprehensive Word, Level III1
BOT-123Comprehensive Excel, Level I1
BOT-124Comprehensive Excel, Level II1
BOT-125Comprehensive Excel, Level III1
BOT-126Comprehensive Access, Level I1
BOT-127Comprehensive Access, Level II1
BOT-128Comprehensive Access, Level III1
BOT-129Comprehensive PowerPoint, Level I1
BOT-130Comprehensive PowerPoint, Level II1
BOT-151Using Microsoft Outlook1
BUS-128Business Communication3
Select at least three units from the following:3-4
Google Applications for Business
Elementary Accounting
Introduction to Business
Human Relations in Business
Financial Accounting
Business Law: Legal Environment of Business
Select at least three units from the following:3-3.5
Building Keyboarding Skill I
Building Keyboarding Skill II
Building Keyboarding Skill III
Windows for the Information Worker
Adobe Acrobat for the Workplace
Using Microsoft Publisher
Total Units28-29.5

Plus General Education Requirements

Certificate of Achievement

Students who complete only the major requirements above qualify for a Certificate in Executive Assistant. An official request must be filed with the Admissions and Records Office prior to the deadline as stated in the Academic Calendar.