Office Information Technology
Associate of Applied Science (Two year program)
The AAS degree in Office Information Technology is designed to prepare students for employment in business administration with a concentration in information technology as Administrative Assistants, Executive Office Professionals, Human Resource Assistants, Human Resource Support Staff, Information Technology Assistants, Office Managers, Marketing Assistants, Public Relations Representatives, Front Desk Coordinators, Data Entry Specialists, Customer Service Representatives, and Software Support Specialists.
A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of 'C' or higher on those courses with the alpha-designator "CIS" and "OMT".
This program provides the student the opportunity to:
- develop the skills needed to manage workflow.
- use current office-related software.
The graduate of this program is able to:
- set priorities for scheduling individual and/or teamwork activities.
- conduct research and gather data to develop and present business reports.
- demonstrate interpersonal communication skills.
- demonstrate written communication skills.
- use word processing, spreadsheet and database software.
- use the Internet for research and simple web-page construction.
- maintain electronic data files in an organized structure.
- provide simple technical support for business software.
- Job/Career Fair
A great opportunity for our students to learn more about area businesses. It provides an opportunity for student to explore the major choice options. This event provides a way for students to engage with area business to discuss future career internships/job opportunities. Our alumni are invited to participate which gives students an opportunity to network and learn about the world of work.
- Business Etiquette Luncheon
The luncheon designed to inform students on how to dress and shake hands as well as eating and drinking at a luncheon. It will address small talk and conversation stoppers in additional to conversational zones.
- Computer Club
Our club works toward keeping students on top of the ever changing technology. It provides our students with the opportunity to learn more about the field of information technology and to network with people working in the IT field by gaining information through field trips and guest speakers, exploring job recruitment opportunities and practicing in social networking events.
- Tech Tuesday
Short presentations on technology topics. They are generally geared toward students interested in new technology.