Office Careers One-Year Level I Certificate

Texarkana College recognizes the growing and diverse objectives of the individual student and has designed the Office Careers program to meet those needs. In this program, students have the opportunity to develop office skills to successfully function in the business world of the 21st Century.

The Office Careers One-Year Level I Certificate consists of 42 SCH with three completed semesters of study. Day and evening classes are available. Day classes are full time; evening classes are half time.

Level I Certificate – Day Program
First Semester
POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding 1 SCH
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding 3 SCH
POFT 1313 Professional Workforce Preparation 3 SCH
POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I 3 SCH
POFT 1319 Records and Information Management 3 SCH
POFT 1291 Special Topics in Business Communications 2 SCH
TOTAL
15 SCH
Second Semester
POFT 2203 Speed and Accuracy Building 2 SCH
POFT 2401 Intermediate Keyboarding 3 SCH
POFT 1231 Numeric Keypad Applications 2 SCH
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3 SCH
TECM 1191 Special Topics in Applied Mathematics 1 SCH
TOTAL 13 SCH
Third Semester
POFT 2333 Advanced Keyboarding   3 SCH
ACNT 1304 Introduction to Accounting II   3 SCH
POFT 1492 Special Topics in Admin.Asst./Sec.Sci   4 SCH
POFT 2287 Internship   2 SCH
POFT 2387 Internship   3 SCH
TOTAL 15 SCH
TOTAL HOURS 42 SCH
Level I Certificate – Night Program
FIRST YEAR
First Semester
POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding 1 SCH
POFT 1313 Professional Workforce Preparation 3 SCH
POFT 1319 Records and Information Management 3 SCH

TOTAL 7 SCH
Second Semester
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding 3 SCH
POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I 3 SCH
POFT 1291 Special Topics in Business Communications 2 SCH
TOTAL 8 SCH
Third Semester
POFT 2203 Speed and Accuracy Building 2 SCH
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3 SCH
TECM 1191 Special Topics in Applied Mathematics 1 SCH
TOTAL 6 SCH
SECOND YEAR
First Semester
POFT 2401 Intermediate Keyboarding 4 SCH
POFT 1231 Numeric Keypad Applications 2 SCH
TOTAL
6 SCH
Second Semester
POFT 2333 Advanced Keyboarding 3 SCH
ACNT 1304 Introduction to Accounting II 3 SCH
POFT 2287 Internship 2 SCH
TOTAL 8 SCH
Third Semester
POFT 1492 Special Totics in Admin.Asst./Sec.Sci. 4 SCH
POFT 2387 Internship 3 SCH
TOTAL 7 SCH
TOTAL HOURS 42 SCH