Automated Office Personnel One-Year Certificate – Level One

Whether working in an office or owning your own business is the goal, you’re looking for that edge that will set you apart from the others. From spreadsheets to payroll, databases to web development, you’ll walk away from this program with an array of skills in your briefcase, and straight into the door of your next career..

Degree Plan

Summer I Hours   Summer II Hours
BCIS 1305
Business Computer Applications
3   ACCT 2301 or ACNT 1303
Principles of Financial Accounting or Introduction to Accounting I
Total 3   Total 3


Fall Semester Hours   Spring Semester Hours
Approved Elective* 3   Approved Elective* 3
ITSW 1304
Introduction to Spreadsheets
3   IMED 1316
Web Design I
ITNW 1308
Implementing and Supporting Client Operating Systems
3   ACNT 1311
Introduction to Computerized Accounting
POFI 2340
Advanced Word Processing
3   ARTC 1313
Digital Publishing I
Total 12   Total
Total Hours


* Approved Electives:

ACCT 2302 Principles of Managerial Accounting,

COSC 1336 Programming Fundamentals I,

COSC 1337 Programming Fundamentals II,

COSC 2336 Programming Fundamentals III,

CPMT 1311 Introduction to Computer Maintenance,

ITMT 1303 Querying MS SQL Server with Transact-SQL,

ITNW 1325 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies,

ITNW 1345 Implementing Network Directory Service,

ITNW 1351 Fundamentals of Wireless LANs,

ITNW 1353 Supporting Network Server Infrastructure,

ITNW 1354 Implementing and Supporting Servers,

ITSC 1315 Project Management Software,

ITSC 1321 Intermediate PC Operating Systems,

ITSC 2339 Personal Computer Help Desk Support,

ITSE 1329 Programming Logic and Design

ITSE 1331 Introduction to Visual BASIC Programming,

ITSW 1310 Presentation Media Software,

ITSW 2337 Advanced Database,

ITSW 2334 Advanced Spreadsheets,

ITSY 1342 Information Technology Security

Gainful Employment

Have questions about this program, the costs involved and what job prospects may exist in the marketplace?  Check our Gainful Employment report.

To learn more, please contact us.

Dr. Dixon Boyles
Dean of Business and Social Sciences