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Administrative Technology

The Associate’s Degree in Administrative Technology prepares students for careers in office administration. The focus on technology used in today’s office environment prepares graduates to manage office communications, publications, and document management. Students can pursue a degree with an executive or medical focus.

Graduates of the Administrative Technology Degree Program will:

  • Have the ability to apply skills and knowledge learned for entry-level employment.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of ethics and professionalism as it relates to the office setting.
  • Be proficient in the use of various computer applications software and other current technology.
  • Display a variety of administrative office skills indicative of their specialized fields.
  • Demonstrate a strong clerical background.
  • Have a general education background necessary for competency in entry-level employment.


Core Courses (64 Credit Hours)
AC 101: Principles of Accounting I - 4 credits
AT 248: Electronic Research - 4 credits
AT 257: Publication Design - 4 credits
AT 273: Office Procedures - 4 credits
AT 248: Alternative Technologies - 4 credits
AT 275: Managing Social Media - 4 credits
CS 232: Introduction to Computers - 4 credits
CS 235: Spreadsheets - 4 credits
CM 250: Business Communications - 4 credits
LA 131: Business Law - 4 credits
MA 141: Business Math I - 4 credits
MA 242: Business Math II - 4 credits
MN 120: Business Organization - 4 credits
MN 130: Customer Service - 4 credits
WP 254: Word I - 4 credits
WP 255: Word II - 4 credits
 
General Education (24 Credit Hours):
CM 101: Ethics & Professionalism - 4 credits
EN 161: English Composition I - 4 credits
EN 162: English Composition II - 4 credits
3 Approved GE Elective Courses - 12 credits


*Plus completion of one specialization listed below.

Executive Specialization Electives (20 Credit Hours)
5 Approved Courses - 20 credits

Medical Specialization Electives (20 Credit Hours)
ME 181: Medical Terminology I - 4 credits
ME 182: Medical Terminology II - 4 credits
ME 279: Medical Office Practice - 4 credi
ME 291: Electronic Health Records - 4
1 Approved Course - 4 credits


Associate's Degree Requirements
Total Quarter Hours: 108
Typing Speed: 50 WPM
Length of Time: 18 months - Maximum full-time enrollment
                         27 months - Minimum full-time enrollment



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