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Office Management Associate Degree

Office Management & Supervision
Associate Degree

 An Associates Degree in Office Management & Supervision provides students with a diverse, broad-based knowledge of vital business policies and procedures they will need for success in the global marketplace. The core curriculum enables students to enter the job market in a number of entry-level positions. In addition to the basic office skills and computer application courses, the curriculum includes courses in accounting, computer systems, personal finance, management, marketing, communication skills and more.

Today’s businesses need highly skilled employees who can organize, manage, and distribute information in the fast-paced business world. This program helps students gain the special skills needed for the challenges they will face.

The Office Management & Supervision Concentration of the Business Degree requires the following courses in addition to the core courses and general education courses:

 Curriculum for Office Management & Supervision Associate Degree

Office Management Concentration Courses

  • Choose two of the following - 6 hours
    • OST 220C - Word Processing, or
    • OST 221C - Desktop Publishing, or
    • OST 222C - Advanced Desktop Publishing
  • BUS 214C - Business Communication - 3 hours
  • OST 217C or INS 270C - Transcription or
    Electronic Spreadsheets - 3 hours
  • OST 225C - Records and Information Management - 3 hours
  • OST 255C - Office Administration - 3 hours

Subtotal 18 hours

Business Core Courses

  • ACC 200C - Accounting - Financial - 3 hours
  • ACC 201C - Accounting - Managerial - 3 hours
  • CSCI 145C - Introduction to Computing - 3 hours
  • BUS 100C - Introduction to Business - 3 hours
  • FINC 161C - Personal Finance - 3 hours
  • BUS 210C - Organization and Management - 3 hours
  • BUS 212C - Principles of Marketing - 3 hours
  • BUS 253C - Business Seminar - 3 hours

Subtotal 24 hours

General Education Requirements

Category A

  • ENGL 100C - Intro to College Writing - 3 hours
  • COMN 161C - Business and Professional Speaking - 3 hours

Category B Elective - 3 hours

Category C

  • ECO 202C - Micro Economics - 3 hours
  • ECO 203C - Macro Economics - 3 hours

Category D

  • Math 116C - College Algebra - 3 hours

General Education Subtotal 18 hours

Total Hours in the Program 60 hours

Advisor for the
Office Management Degree

Freda Mays 

Freda Mays
Email Freda
270.780.2541
C187 South Campus

 

 

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 Last Modified 9/24/14