Business Adminstrative Technology
Program Description: The Business Administrative Technology program is designed to prepare graduates for employment in a variety of positions in today’s technology-driven workplaces. The Business Administrative Technology program provides learning opportunities, which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes the use of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database applications software. Students are also introduced to accounting fundamentals, electronic communications, internet research, and electronic file management. The program includes instruction in effective communication skills and technology that encompasses office management and executive assistant qualifications. Also provided are opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in the area of business administrative technology. Graduates of the program receive a Business Administrative Technology Diploma with a specialization in one of the following: Business Administrative Assistant or Medical Administrative Assistant.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will create documents using a variety of software applications.
• Students will create Mail Merge documents including letters, envelopes, and data directories.
• Students will format business documents using Word Processing software.
Length of Program: Four (4) Semesters
Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
PROGRAM FINAL EXIT POINT: Business Administrative Technology, Diploma.
Credits Required for Graduation: 50 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.
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|1. Basic Skills Courses (8-9 hours)|
|ENGL||1010||Fundamentals of English I||3|
|And one of the following (2-3 hours)|
|EMPL||1000||Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development||2|
|And one of the following (3 hours)|
|MATH||1012||Foundations of Mathematics||3|
|2. Occupational Courses (42-44 hours)|
|BUSN||2190||Business Document Proofreading and Editing||3|
|COMP||1000||Introduction to Computers||3|
|and one of the following (4 hours)|
|ACCT||1100||Financial Accounting I||4|
|and one of the following (24-26 hours)|
|Business Specialization (24 hours)|
|BUSN||1190||Digital Technologies in Business||2|
|BUSN||1410||Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications||4|
|BUSN||1430||Desktop Publishing and Presentation Applications||4|
|BUSN||2160||Electronic Mail Applications||2|
|BUSN||2210||Applied Office Procedures||3|
|Medical Specialization (26 hours)|
|ALHS||1011||Structure and Function of the Human Body||5|
|ALHS||1090||Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences||2|
|BUSN||2340||Medical Administrative Procedures||4|
|BUSN||2370||Medical Office Billing/Coding/Insurance||3|