Administrative Office Professional: Office Support Specialist CPCC

 Business and Management

Intended Program Outcomes:

This program leads to a career pathways certificate of completion in administrative assistant/office support specialist offering students the opportunity to develop entry-level office skills.

Learning experiences in this program are designed to assist the student in realizing the following outcomes:

  • Demonstrates the ability to solve problems in a business environment
  • Understand and perform the general office functions.
  • Perform various basic math calculations required in an office/business environment
  • Discuss the professional image that is expected of office personnel
  • Develop awareness for ethical and/or human relation standards in the workplace
  • Produce clear, concise and mechanically-correct documents
  • Meet or exceed the current speed and accuracy requirements for document processing
  • Demonstrate the ability to use appropriate technology (word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software) in the business environment

BT121 Document Processing I 3
BT116 Professional Office Procedures 3
BA104 Business Mathematics 4
  TERM 1 Total: 10
TERM 2  
BA131 Introduction to Business Computing 4
BT140 Business Document Editing 3
BT201M Word Processing/MS Word 3
or BT206 Desktop Publishing  (3)
  TERM 2 Total: 10
TERM 3  
BA110X Business Computer Applications/MS Excel 3
BA285 Human Relations in Business 3
or BA277 Business Ethics (3) 
  TERM 3 Total: 6

(Information based on the 2013-14 BMCC Academic Catalog)

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