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Office Management Program Outcomes

Computers are the foundation of today's business world and the Office Management program combines traditional office skills with the latest in computer technology and software. Graduates from either the Administrative Office Management or Medical Office Management concentrations acquire the skills to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist exams. 

The two-year Associate Degree concentrations enable the student to become a valuable asset to the business office or the medical office through intensive skill-based courses. Students learn the latest version of business software including Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Publisher and QuickBooks Pro.

The Office Assistant Certificate, Administrative Concentration, which can be earned in one year, is available for the student who wants to acquire basic office skills including word processing, spreadsheets, and accounting. The certificate program allows students to transfer credits into the degree program.

Health Considerations

The college must ensure that clients, patients or medical information are not placed in jeopardy by students during learning experiences. Therefore, students in office or clinical experiences must demonstrate sufficient emotional stability to withstand the stresses, uncertainties and changing circumstances that characterize client/patient/medical information responsibilities or be removed from placement. Furthermore, the student is expected to have the emotional stability required to exercise sound judgment, accept direction and guidance from a supervisor or faculty member, and establish rapport and maintain sensitive interpersonal relationships with employers, clients/patients and their families.

Students must also be aware that site placement might require criminal background checks, proof of insurances, general health statements from personal providers, as well as additional titers or vaccinations beyond what the college requires. Students must successfully complete a drug screening.

A.S Degree: Office Management - Administrative Concentration

Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
BACC111 Accounting I 3 0 3
BCMT120 Web Design I 3 0 3
BENG120 College Composition 3 0 3
BOFT113 Formatting in Word 3 0 3
  Liberal Arts Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  15 0 15
 
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
BACC114 Financial Accounting 3 0 3
BCOM113 Accounting with Quickbooks 3 0 3
BMGT112 Introduction to Business Logic and Ethics 3 0 3
BOFT120 Office Systems and Procedures 3 0 3
  Mathematics Elective 3 0 3
  Science Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  18 0 18
  First Year Total      33
 

Second Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
BCOM120 Spreadsheets Project 3 0 3
BHUM240 Critical Thinking Seminar 3 0 3
BOFT218 Administrative Office Management 3 0 3
BOFT222 Advanced PC Topics 3 0 3
  Accounting/Management Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  15 0 15
 
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
BCOM214 Database Development 3 0 3
BENG211 Technical Writing 3 0 3
BPSY111 Psychology 3 0 3
BOFT213 Internship Seminar 1 15 4
  Liberal Arts Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  13 15 16
  Second Year Total      31
  Total for A.S. Degree      64

A.S. Degree: Office Management - Medical Concentration


First Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
BBIO120 Human Biology 3 2 4
BENG120 College Composition 3 0 3
BOFT113 Formatting in Word 3 0 3
BOFT117 Medical Terminology 3 0 3
  Liberal Arts Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  15 2 16
 
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
BENG225 Oral Communications 3 0 3
BHUM240 Critical Thinking Seminar 3 0 3
BMED211 Pharmacology 3 0 3
BOFT120 Office Systems and Procedures 3 0 3
  Mathematics Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  15 0 15
  First Year Total      31
 

Second Year
Fall Semester Lec Lab Cr
BCOM120 Spreadsheets Project 3 0 3
MED105 Legal & Ethical Issues in Healthcare 3 0 3
BOFT218 Administrative Office Management 3 0 3
BOFT222 Advanced PC Topics 3 0 3
BOFT225 E/M Coding and ICD-10 3 0 3
BOFT226 Coding with CPT 3 0 3
  Semester Total  18 0 18
 
Spring Semester Lec Lab Cr
BCOM214 Database Development 3 0 3
BENG211 Technical Writing 3 0 3
BOFT213 Internship Seminar 1 15 4
BOFT220 Medical Billing 3 0 3
  Social Science Elective 3 0 3
  Semester Total  13 15 16
  Second Year Total      34
  Total for A.S. Degree      65