Office Careers Two-Semester Certificate (Level One)

Certificate Plan

Office Careers Courses

Hours
POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding 3
POFT 1313 Professional Workforce 3
POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures 3
POFT 1319 Records and Information Management I 3
POFT 1291 Special Topics in Business Communications 2
POFT 2203 Speed and Accuracy Building 2
POFT 2401 Intermediate Keyboarding 4
POFT 1231 Business Machine Applications 2
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3
TECM 1191 Special Topics in Applied Mathematics 1

Total Hours: 27 SCH

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To learn more, please contact us.

Dianne Henline
Office Careers Program Coordinator
(903) 823-3063
email
Ronda Dozier
Dean of Workforce & Continuing Education
(903) 823-3088
email

Office Careers Course Descriptions

ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I

A study of analyzing, classifying, and recording business transactions in a manual and computerized environment. Emphasis on understanding the complete accounting cycle and preparing financial statements, bank reconciliations, and payroll.

POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding

Skill development in keyboarding techniques. Emphasis on the development of acceptable speed and accuracy.

POFT 1231 Business Machine Applications

Skill development in the operation of office equipment.

POFT 1291 Special Topics in Business Communications

Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.

POFT 1313 Professional Workforce

Preparation for career success including ethics, interpersonal relations, professional attire, and advancement.

POFT 1319 Records and Information Management I

Introduction to basic records information management filing systems including manual and electronic filing.

POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding

Skill development keyboarding techniques. Emphasis on development of acceptable speed and accuracy levels and formatting basic documents.

POFT 2203 Speed and Accuracy Building

Review, correct, and improve keyboarding techniques for the purpose of increasing speed and improving accuracy. This course is designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.

POFT 2401 Intermediate Keyboarding

A continuation of keyboarding skills emphasizing acceptable speed and accuracy levels and formatting documents.

TECM 1191 Special Topics in Applied Mathematics

Math skills applicable to business and industry for successful on-the-job performance.