CURRICULAR GUIDE

Information Management
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0924  (Effective Fall 2002 - Summer 2007)

An information manager is skilled in the use of word processing, database,
spreadsheet, and graphics software. Responsibilities include office procedures,
business document preparation, proofreading, records management, and internet
usage. Additional training will enhance an individual's employment and
advancement opportunities. 

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Office Administration Program, Office Unit B, telephone number (517)

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 25 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
BUSN 118    Introduction to Business                                         3
CABS 104    Keyboarding Improvement                                          2
CABS 126    Excel                                                            2
CABS 133    Microsoft Access Database                                        2
OADM 102    Editing Business Documents                                       2
OADM 195    Human Behavior in the Work Place                                 3
OADM 203    Professional Office Procedures                                   2
OADM 215    Information Management I                                         3
OADM 240    Internship                                                       3
WRIT 127    Business Writing                                                 3

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                 TOTAL: 6-8 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each choice listed below.

CHOICE 1:   Computer Related                                       6-8 Credits
CABS 119    Microsoft Word                                                   2
CABS 129    Excel-Advanced                                                   2
CABS 182    Microsoft PowerPoint                                             2
CABS 219    Advanced Microsoft Word                                          2
CABS 232    Advanced Microsoft Access                                        2
CISB 102    Internet Literacy                                                3

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   31

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, or CABS 195.
2.    Students must complete all courses with a grade of 2.0 or higher to
      receive this certificate of achievement.

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.

I                 II                III
BUSN 118          OADM 102          OADM 240
CABS 104          OADM 195          Lim.Ch.
CABS 126          OADM 203          Lim.Ch.
CABS 133          OADM 215          Lim.Ch.
Lim.Ch.           WRIT 127