CURRICULUM GUIDE

Office Administration
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0924  (Effective Fall 2003 - Summer 2008)

The Office Administration Program prepares students to work as a secretary in an
office setting. The Certificate of Achievement builds on the basic course
work provided in the Certificate of Completion and will enhance a student's
employment opportunities in this field. All course work will apply toward
completion of the Office Administration Associate in Business Degree. 

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information. See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Office Administration Program, Office Unit B, telephone number (517)

REQUIREMENTS (See Note 1)                                    TOTAL: 33 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
BUSN 118    Intro to Business                                                3
CABS 103    Internet Basics for Non-Majors                                   2
CABS 119    Microsoft Word                                                   3
CABS 126    Excel                                                            3
CABS 133    Microsoft Access Database                                        3
OADM 102    Editing Business Documents                                       2
OADM 105    Employability Skills                                             1
OADM 108    Input Technologies/Business                                      2
OADM 195    Human Relations in Work Place                                    3
OADM 203    Professional Office Procedures                                   3
OADM 215    Information Records Mgmt I                                       3
OADM 240    Office Internship                                                2
WRIT 127    Business Writing                                                 3

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                 TOTAL: 2-3 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.

CHOICE 1:   Computer Related                                       2-3 Credits
CABS 129    Excel-Advanced                                                   3
CABS 182    Microsoft PowerPoint/Windows                                     3
CABS 219    Advanced Microsoft Word                                          3
CABS 232    Advanced Microsoft Access                                        2

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   35

1.    It is recommended that students entering this curriculum have keyboarding
      and Windows experience. This experience may come from life or work
      experience, CABS 100 seminars, CABS 101, CABS 104, CABS 106, or CABS 195.
2.    Students must complete all courses with a grade of 2.0 or higher to
      receive this certificate of achievement.

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 adjustment.

I                 II                III
CABS 103          CABS 126          BUSN 118
CABS 119          OADM 195          OADM 105
CABS 133          OADM 215          OADM 240
OADM 102          WRIT 127          
OADM 108          Lim.Ch.           
OADM 203