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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.

Alumni Profile

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Oakton holds a special place for John Nebl, a police officer who took classes at the College during the 1980s. Not only did he find his vocation, he also found his wife.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

January 19
Martin Luther King holiday, College closed.

January 20
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

January 21
Winterim faculty grading due.

January 26
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

February 15
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

February 16
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 17
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

March 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

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