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Administrative Assistant

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The administrative assistant program enhances skills in computer technology, communication, human relations and office support. Be prepared for positions that include technical skills, supervising, leading and customer service. Train for current and changing technology in office settings.

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 Applications 
Spreadsheet Applications 3
Human Relations 3
Managing Career Development 3

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

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
American & Wyoming Government 3
University Studies 1

Students must complete six (6) credits of General Education courses distributed over two (2) different general education areas, one of which is either WR2 or ORAL.

Certificates

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. 

Explore gainful employment information, where you can find occupational information, estimated cost and time of program completion, and job placement opportunities. 

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

 

 

 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