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Computer Applications for Business

Administrative Assistant Certificate
24 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0307

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

CIS 101 Introduction to Computer Information Systems

3

CAB 104 Skill Building and Formatting

3

CAB 125 Word Processing Using Word

3

CAB 130 Presentation Software Using PowerPoint

2

CAB 135 Electronic Spreadsheeting Using Excel

2

CAB 180 Administrative Office Management and Professional Development

3

CAB 184 Communication Strategies

3

CAB 225 Advanced Word Processing and Publishing

2

Elective (MGT course to total a minimum of 3 credit hours)

3


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


24

 

Prior to pursing this certificate, it is recommended that the student has completed CAB 102 and CAB 106 or a minimum of 20 wpm keyboarding skills.

Also see
Computer Applications for Business Department
Careers in Computer Applications for Business
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February 15
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March 21
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March 23
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March 27
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April 6
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