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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.
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Required Courses / Recommended Sequence
FIRST YEAR - FIRST SEMESTER
CIS-110 - Computer Literacy and Applications, 3 credits
ENG-101 - English Composition, 3 credits
FYE-101 - First Year Experience, 1 credits
Elective - Mathematics Elective, 3 credits
OMT-126 - Keyboarding and Formatting, 3 credits
SPE-125 - Fundamentals of Speech, 3 credits
FIRST YEAR - SECOND SEMESTER
BUS-101 - Introduction to Business, 3 credits
CIS-116 - Presentation Analysis with Microsoft PowerPoint, 3 credits
CIS-120 - PC Operating Systems with Microsoft Windows, 3 credits
Elective - Health and Physical Ed Electives, 1 credits
or EMS-207 - Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (C.P.R.), 1 credits
Elective - Science Elective (3 cr), 3 credits
SPE-210 - Introduction to Interpersonal Communication, 3 credits
SECOND YEAR - FIRST SEMESTER
BUS-251 - Human Resource Management, 3 credits
CIS-111 - Word Processing with Microsoft Word, 3 credits
CIS-112 - Spreadsheet Analysis using Microsoft Excel, 3 credits
CIS-140 - Introduction to the Internet, 3 credits
or CIS-145 - Internet Concepts with HTML, 3 credits
OMT-154 - Administrative Professional I - Procedures and Theory, 3 credits
SECOND YEAR - SECOND SEMESTER
CIS-114 - Database Analysis using Microsoft Access, 3 credits
CIS-141 - Social Media, 3 credits
CIS-299 - Computer Information Systems Internship, 3 credits
or OMT-299 - Office Internship, 3 credits
OMT-254 - Administrative Professional II - Executive Office Projects, 3 credits
Elective - Social Science Elective, 3 credits

Total Credits for Degree: 62

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