This program provides background and skills in general business, accounting and communication, as well as the use of computer productivity tools. A counselor should be consulted if the student plans to transfer to a four-year institution.
Upon completion of this program [CIP: 520401], graduates should be able to:
- apply basic accounting skills in preparing general ledgers, financial statements, basic payroll calculations, and cash management.
- display positive work-related skills and attributes that contribute to obtaining, retaining, or advancing the job.
- plan and compose acceptable business correspondence.
- use various input software and tools to create, edit, and format documents, spreadsheets, databases and presentations.
- accurately index, file, sort, and retrieve paper and electronic documents that pertain to businesses, governmental agencies, and social service organizations.
- employ appropriate office technology to effectively complete office-related tasks.
- perform work duties in an ethical manner.
Prerequisite courses may apply to this program.