Administrative Support Technology

General Office Specialization

The General Office Specialization provides broad-based knowledge and skills needed in many different types of businesses.  Required courses include: 

 

    Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
Course
Credits
First Semester      
AST 101 Keyboarding I 2 0 2
AST 103 Keyboarding I Lab 0 2 0
ECO 100 Elementary Economics 3 0 3
ENG 134 Grammar for
Writing & Speaking
3 0 3
BUS 121   Business Math I 3 0 3
ITE 115   Intro. to Computer Applications & Concepts 3 3
ITE 115L Intro. to Computer Applications & Concepts (Lab) 0 2 1
SDV 100   College Success Skills 1 0 1
HLT/PED Health/Physical Ed. 0 2 1
Total     15 6 18

 

    Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
Course
Credits
Second Semester      
AST 102 Keyboarding II 2 0 2
AST 104 Keyboarding II Lab 0 2 1
ITE 151 Database Management 3 2 3
BUS 235 Business Letter Writing 3 0 3
ENG 135   Applied Grammar 3 0 3
HLT/PED   Health/Physical Ed. 0 2 1
AST/ITE   Elective 0 2 1
BIO/NAS
or          
MTH   Science or Math Elective 3 0 3
Total     14 8 17

 

    Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
Course
Credits
Third Semester      
ACC 111   Accounting I 3 0 3
AST 243   Office Administration I 3 0 3
AST 238   MS Word 2 0 2
AST 239   MS Word Lab 0 2 1
AST 234   Records & Database Management 3 0 3
AST 113   Speedbuilding 0 2 1
ITE 140   ITE Spreadsheet Software 3 0 3
Total     14 4 16

 

    Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
Course
Credits
Fourth Semester      
ACC 110 Introduction to
Computerized Acct. Peachtree
2 0 2
AST 244   OfficeAdministration II 3 0 3
AST 201 Keyboarding III(Intern.) 2 0 2
AST 202 Keyboarding III Lab 0 2 1
AST 205   BusinessCommunications 3 0 3
AST 253   Desktop Publishing 2 0 2
AST 255 Desktop Publishing Lab 0 2 1
SPA 103 Basic Spoken Spanish 3 0 3
SDV 106 Job Search Strategies 1 0 1
Total     16 4 18

Total Minimum Credits for the
Associate of Applied Science Degree
in
Administrative Support Technology
(General Office Specialization)...............................................69

 

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