Office Assistant Certificate Option Courses

Award: Certificate
Required number of credits: 31
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2018–2019 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses are subject to change.

General education course.
Non-transfer general education course.
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.
Course meets 100% online.
Course meets face-to-face after 5:00pm.

Semester 1
ADM-105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
ADM-131 Office Calculators 1
ADM-159 Proofreading and Editing 3
BCA-134 Word Processing 3
BUS-108 Business College Experience 1
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
MAT-156 Statistics -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
Math Electives 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 2
ACC-115 Introduction to Accounting -OR- 4
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4
ADM-162 Office Procedures 3
BCA-132 Electronic Communications 3
BCA-205 Database/Spreadsheets 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
Total Credits 16

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra 5 Gen Ed
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 Gen Ed
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 Gen Ed
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 Gen Ed
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 Gen Ed
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 Gen Ed

Student Success Specialist

Jen Beck
Black Hawk Hall 201
319-296-2329 ext.1068
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Program Advisors

Sharon Buss
Black Hawk Hall 204
319-296-2329 ext.1742
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