Professional Administrative

Associate of Applied Science, Administrative Technology – OT2

The Administrative Technology Program prepares students for administrative support careers in today’s businesses. Curriculum is designed to enhance and improve students’ administrative skills and develop proficiency using various skills and software programs. Attention is also focused on helping students improve and gain confidence in essential verbal and written communications skills, problems solving skills, as well as business math.

FIRST SEMESTER
POFI 1401 Computer Applications I — 4 SCH
POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I — 3 SCH
POFT 1325 Business Math Using Technology — 3 SCH
POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding or POFT 1132 Workplace Diversity* — 1 SCH
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding or POFT 2203 Speed & Accuracy Building — 2/3 SCH
Creative Arts/LPC — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 16/17 SCH

SECOND SEMESTER
ENGL 1301 English Composition I — 3 SCH
POFT 2301 Intermediate Keyboarding — 3 SCH
POFT 1349 Administrative Office Procedures II SCH or POFT 1366 Practicum (or Field Experience) – General Office Occupations & Clerical Services — 3 SCH
POFT 1301 Business English — 3 SCH
SBS/GOVT/HIST — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 15 SCH

THIRD SEMESTER
ENGL 2311 Technical Writing — 3 SCH
POFI 1441 Computer Applications II — 4 SCH
POFI 2331 Desktop Publishing or POFT 2366 Practicum (or Field Experience) – General Office Occupations & Clerical Services — 3 SCH
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence & Communication — 3 SCH
SPCH Communication Area Option — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 16 SCH

FOURTH SEMESTER
LP Sciences/Mathematics — 3/4 SCH
• POFT 2331 Administrative Systems — 3 SCH
POFI 1349 Spreadsheets — 3 SCH
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I — 3 SCH
POFI 2340 Advanced Word Processing — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 15/16 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Degree: 62/64
*Administrative Technology major should enroll in POFT 1132.


Certificate of Completion, Administrative Technology I, II, and III

All courses in each certificate apply toward the next level certificate and must be completed for each level certificate to be awarded.

The ability to type 30-35 words per minute is recommended for POFT 2301; POFT 1329 should be taken before taking this course if the student’s typewriting speed is less than 30 words per minute.


Certificate of Completion, Administrative Technology I – OA1

FIRST SEMESTER
• POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I — 3 SCH
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding or POFT 2203 Speed & Accuracy Building — 2/3 SCH
POFI 1401 Computer Applications I — 4 SCH
POFT 1325 Business Math Using Technology — 3 SCH
POFT 1301 Business English — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 15/16 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate: — 15/16


Certificate of Completion, Administrative Technology II – AA1

FIRST SEMESTER
• POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I — 3 SCH
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding or POFT 2203 Speed & Accuracy Building — 2/3 SCH
POFI 1401 Computer Applications I — 4 SCH
POFT 1325 Business Math Using Technology — 3 SCH
POFT 1301 Business English — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 15/16 SCH

SECOND SEMESTER
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence & Communication — 3 SCH
POFI 1441 Computer Applications II — 4 SCH
• POFT 1349 Administrative Office Procedures II or • POFT 1366 Practicum (or Field Experience) – General Office Occupations & Clerical Services — 3 SCH
POFT 1132 Workplace Diversity — 1 SCH
POFT 2301 Intermediate Keyboarding — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 14 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate: 29/30


Certificate of Completion, Administrative Technology III – O21

FIRST SEMESTER
• POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I — 3 SCH
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding or POFT 2203 Speed & Accuracy Building — 2/3 SCH
POFI 1401 Computer Applications I — 4 SCH
POFT 1325 Business Math Using Technology — 3 SCH
POFT 1301 Business English — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 15/16 SCH

SECOND SEMESTER
POFT 2312 Business Correspondence & Communication — 3 SCH
POFI 1441 Computer Applications II — 4 SCH
• POFT 1349 Administrative Office Procedures II or • POFT 1366 Practicum (or Field Experience) – General Office Occupations & Clerical Services — 3 SCH
POFT 1132 Workplace Diversity — 1 SCH
POFT 2301 Intermediate Keyboarding — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 14

THIRD SEMESTER
• POFT 2331 Administrative Systems — 3 SCH
POFI 2331 Desktop Publishing or POFT 2366 Practicum (or Field Experience) – General Office Occupations & Clerical Services — 3
POFI 1349 Spreadsheets — 3
POFI 2340 Advanced Word Processing — 3
TOTAL: 12 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate: 41/42

Notes:
• Students should plan to take indicated capstone course in their last semester and should speak with their advisor prior to registering for the final semester.
Core curriculum courses are shown in bold type. If a particular course is not specified, refer to Core Curriculum Options.