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  Florida Community College programs of study
  Associate in Science/Associate in Applied Science
  Office Administration (2265)
  This program leads to an A.S. or A.A.S. degree in Office Administration, which prepares you for immediate employment as a highly skilled administrative assistant, executive secretary, office coordinator, supervisor, or general office manager. In addition to office systems and computer software, you'll learn to work with office budgets, spreadsheets, and human resources issues. The program includes customer service and business communications fundamentals.
  Technical certificates are included as options within this degree program. Students may choose to pursue an A.S. or A.A.S. degree and earn technical certificates while completing the requirements for the degree, or pursue one or more certificate programs to develop or upgrade their skills in a particular field. Contact an advisor or counselor to determine the career education path that is best for you.
  Students may complete a degree in only one of the three specialty tracks, Office Administration, Medical Office or Office Software Applications. Students who wish to add a second area of specialization after completing a degree should pursue the technical certificate in that area.
  Expected Job Growth: Stable
  Starting or Average Salary: $22,000
This program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
  General Education Courses
  ENC 1101 English Composition I (3)
  *Mathematics (3)
  SOP 1002 Human Relations (3)
  *Humanities (3)
  *Communications - Area B (3)
  Total General Education Credits: 15
  Professional Courses
  OST 1100 Keyboarding/Introduction to Word Processing (3)
  OST 1581 Professional Development in the Work Environment (3)
  OST 1336 Fundamentals of Business Communications (3)
  OST 1324 Business Mathematics (3)
  OST 1384 Introduction to Customer Service (3)
  OST 2771 Word Processing I (3)
  OST 2335 Applied Business Communications (3)
  OST 2501 Office Systems Management (3)
  CGS 2512 Spreadsheet Concepts and Practices (3)
  CGS 1570 Microcomputer Applications (3)
    OR CGS 1100 Microcomputer Applications for Business and Economics (4)
  OST 1108 Keyboard Skill/Speed Building (3)
  APA 1001 Applied Accounting (3)
  OST 1355 Introduction to Information and Records Management (3)
  OST 2402 Administrative Support Systems and Procedures (3)
  GEB 1011 Introduction to Business (3)
  OST 1943 Internship (3)
  Total Professional Course Credits:
  Professional Electives:
  Total Professional Elective Credits:
  Total Program Credits: 63
  *Refer to General Education Requirements
  *Refer to A.S. degree General Education Requirements.
  You have two options in this program: the associate in science (A.S.) degree, which can prepare you for employment or transfer to a state university, and the associate in applied science (A.A.S.) degree, which is intended primarily for students who want immediate employment after graduation. If you choose the A.S. degree you must take MAC 1105, MGF 1106 or a higher level mathematics. The A.A.S. degree requires MAT 1033 or higher. Please see an advisor to determine the option that is best for you.
  Total Tuition and Fees: Estimated tuition* is $3,800. Estimated books, materials and fees are $1,500. (*for Florida residents as of 7/04)

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