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Administrative Assistant

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The administrative assistant program teaches you practical and highly sought after skills. You’ll graduate ready for immediate employment as a key support personnel in an office environment. The program is designed to prepare students for positions that require technical office skills and may involve supervising office operations, interacting with customers or clients, and managing a billing system or budget. Students receive office technology training in using leading-edge computer technologies and are given the opportunity to earn certification as a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist.
The general education requirements are designed to encourage students to develop skills, such as critical and creative thinking, computation and communication, lifelong learning, and technical skills, all of which are used by an administrative assistant.

Program Requirements

Course Credits
Principles of Accounting I 
Computerized Accounting 
Business Math I
Business Communications 3
Business English 3
Speed and Accuracy Development 1
Operating Systems 
Word Processing Apps 
Spreadsheet Applications 3
Human Relations 3
Managing Career Development 3

Electives

Choose twelve (12) course credits from the following list of departments– as approved by major academic advisor: ACCT, BADM, BOTK, CMAP, CPED, ENTR, IMGT, MGT, MKT

General Ed. Requirements

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

Course Credits
Writing Level I 3
Writing Level II 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Oral Communications 3
University Studies 1

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Certificates

Office Support Certificate I

The Certificate I in Office Support is intended to prepare students for entry-level positions in an office where they will perform basic office functions. Students will be introduced to fundamental computer concepts and applications to assist them in their employment.
The general education requirements are designed to encourage students to develop computation and communication skills. 

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Program Requirements

Course
Credits
Business Communications 3
Speed and Accuracy Development 1
Operating Systems 3
Microcomputer Applications IT 3
Word Processing Application 3
Introduction to Information Managment 3

 Program Electives

Courses selected from the following program electives must be approved by major academic advisor: ACCT, BADM, BOTK, CMAP, CPED, ENTR, MGT, MKT

General Education Requirements

Course
Credits
Writing Level I 3
Math/APPM
University Studies 1

 

 

Office Specialist Certificate II

 The Office Specialist Certificate II is designed for the student who wants to keep current with changing market requirements, but already has prior computer and office skills.

Program Requirements

Course
Credits
Business English 3
Operating Systems 3
Microcomputer Applications or Introduction to Info Management 3
Word Processing Application 3
Spreadsheet Applications 3