Administrative Assistant

 

The Administrative Assistant program prepares students for immediate employment as key support personnel in an office environment. This program prepares students for positions that require technical office skills and that may involve supervising office operations, interacting with customers or clients, and managing a billing system or budget. Students receive training in using current computer technologies and are given the opportunity of earning certification as Microsoft Office Specialists.

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, administrative assistants and secretaries rank among the largest occupations in the U.S. economy. Graduates will enter the job market with strong high tech, management, and communication skills.

 

Associate of Applied Science Degree
General Education Requirements
Course #Name Credits
ENGL 1010English Composition I (or Writing Level I) 3
POLS 1000American & Wyoming Gov't (or US & WY Const.) 3

MATH/APPM/LSCI                                                                                                   

Student must complete six (6) credits of general education courses distributed over

two (2) different general education areas, one of which is either WR2 or ORAL.

ARTS/HUM/IT/ORAL/SOC/WR2

Student must complete two (2) credits of Co-Curricular general education courses distributed over two (2) of the following different Co-curricular areas:  CLCA, CLCE, OR CLPE

 

CLCA/CLCE/CLPE

In program

 

 

2

FIN 1
PEAC/UNST/WELL 1
Program Requirements
ACCT 1010Principles of Accounting I 4
ACCT 1065Computerized Accounting 2
BADM 1005Business Math I (APPM) 3
BADM 1020Business Communications (WR2) 3
BOTK 1540Business English 3
BOTK 1655Speed and Accuracy Development 1
CMAP 1615Operating Systems 3
CMAP 1725Word Processing Apps: (IT)* 3
CMAP 1775Spreadsheet Applications: (IT)** 3
CO/M 2130Human Relations (ORAL) OR  
MGT 2130Human Relations (ORAL) 3
PFDV 1500Managing Career Development 3

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Students who have limited or no computer experience must take CMAP 1680 before enrolling in CMAP 1725.

CMAP 1725 can be used as an IT general education course ONLY in this program as they are higher level knowledge courses than CMAP 1680.

 
Program Electives

Courses selected from following program electives must be approved by academic advisor:
        ACCT, BADM, BOTK, CMAP, CPED, ENTR, IMGT, MGT, MKT

Choose twelve (12) credits of Program Electives 

 

 

 

12

General Electives   7
TOTAL  60

 

 

 

 

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