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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.

Length of Program: Four (4) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here for the Business TrackClick Here for the Medical Track.

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.

Advisor: A program advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course.  An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

PROGRAM FINAL EXIT POINT: Business Administrative Technology, Diploma.

Credits Required for Graduation: 50 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, occupational information, etc., Please Click Here.

 

Curriculum

Credit Hours

 
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
    PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology (3)
  And one of the following (3 hours)
    MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
    MATH 1011 Business Math (3)
 
2. Occupational Courses (42-44 hours)
  BUSN 1400 Word Processing 4
  BUSN 1440 Document Production 4
  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
    BUSN 2200 Office Accounting 4
  and one of the following (24-26 hours)
  Business Specialization (24 hours)
    BUSN 1190 Digital Technologies in Business 2
    BUSN 1240 Office Procedures 3
    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
    XXXX xxxx Guided Electives 6
   
  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
    MAST 1120 Human Pathological Conditions in the Medical Office 3
    XXXX xxxx Guided Electives 9
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