CURRICULAR GUIDE

Office Support
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0172  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2004)

An office support specialist is assigned various clerical duties in accordance
with the office procedures of individual organizations and work units.  Duties
may include a combination of office machine operation, data entry, data
retrieval, communication, and dealing with clients.  Graduates of this program
are prepared to work in a variety of businesses and organizations in a support

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Business Careers Department, Old Central Building, Room 210,
telephone number (517) 483-1522.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 32 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
ACCG 100    Practical Accounting Non-Major                                   3
CABS 113    Microsoft Word Office/ Int Key                                   4
CABS 133    Microsoft Access Database                                        2
CABS 182    Microsoft PowerPoint/Windows                                     2
OADM 102    Editing Business Documents                                       2
OADM 195    Human Behavior in Work Place                                     3
OADM 200    Critical Thinking                                                3
OADM 203    Professional Office Procedures                                   1
OADM 215    Records and Info Management I                                    3
OADM 240    Office Internship                                                3
WRIT 114    Business English                                                 3
WRIT 127    Business Communciations                                          3
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   32

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II
ACCG 100          CABS 133
CABS 113          OADM 102
CABS 182          OADM 200
OADM 195          OADM 215
OADM 203          OADM 240
WRIT 114          WRIT 127