CURRICULAR GUIDE

Office Assistant
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 0789  (Effective Fall 2000 - Summer 2005)

Students completing this program are prepared for entry-level positions in an
office. Training is focused on basic computer skills, editing documents, general
office procedures, and internet usage. Additional training will enhance an
individual's employment and advancement opportunities. 

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment and
advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Business Careers Department, Old Central Building, Room 210,
telephone number (517) 483-1522.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 14 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
CABS 110    Microsoft Office                                                 3
CABS 113    Microsoft Word Office/Int Key                                    4
CISB 102    Internet Literacy                                                3
OADM 102    Editing Business Documents                                       2
OADM 203    Professional Office Procedures                                   2

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   14

1.    It is recommended that students entering this curriculum have keyboarding
      and Windows experience.  This experience may come from life or work
      experience, CABS 100 seminars, CABS 101, CABS 104 or CABS 195.

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

CABS 110
CABS 113
CISB 102
OADM 102
OADM 203