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All the classes required for my Business Office Technology degree that I have taken help so much with my job as an office manager.
—Heather Martin, Student
All classes needed for this degree are available online. Additionally, some of the general education courses needed to complete this degree are available at all our locations. See Counseling for specific help with enrolling and completing this degree.
This degree requires 60 units and will likely take 4 semesters.
x $46 per unit
x ($193 + $14) per unit
= $2760 in tuition and fees
= $12,420 in tuition and fees
+ ~$3500* for books and supplies
= $6260 across four semesters or $1565 per semester
= $15,920 across four semesters or $3980 per semester
*This is an estimate. Actual costs will vary.
The Business Office Technology Associate in Science Degree (60 units total, 30 units in the major) is designed for students preparing for challenging positions as administrative assistants and office managers through courses in communication, industry standard computer applications, business, and bookkeeping in order to meet the needs of the technologically dynamic office.
This degree is not specifically designed for transfer. Students wishing to transfer are advised to consider the Business Administration AA Degree.
Courses required for the associate degree major at Cerro Coso Community College may not be the same as those required for the major at a four-year school. If you plan to transfer, consult a counselor and http://www.assist.org/ to identify the courses needed from the major at your transfer school and to develop a plan that will best meet your goals.
You must complete a minimum of 60 units, including the courses listed in the major and general education requirements, with an overall GPA of 2.0 or better, and a grade of "A", "B", or "C" in all courses for the major. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Cerro Coso Community College.
This program prepares students for careers in Business Office Technology: office assistant, receptionist, data entry clerk, mail room clerk, sales clerk, filing clerk, inventory clerk, counter clerk, clerk I, clerk II, bookkeeper, accounts receivable clerk, accounts payable clerk, payroll clerk, office manager entry level.
Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be able to
Note: Some courses within the major may have a required prerequisite. If you feel you have equivalent knowledge and skills to those included in the prerequisite course through professional experience, licensure, or certification, you have the opportunity to submit a Prerequisite Challenge to be reviewed by the faculty chair. For the Prerequisite Challenge to be considered, you must submit documentation/verification to substantiate the basis for the challenge. Please consult a counselor for more information regarding Prerequisite Challenge.
Complete all of the following courses:
|BSAD C070||Business Mathematics||3 Units|
|BSAD C072||Introduction to Accounting||3|
|BSAD C145||Business Communication||3|
|BSOT C100||Introduction to Business Office Technology||3|
|BSOT C121||Beginning Word||1|
|BSOT C123||Beginning Excel||1|
|BSOT C125||Beginning Access||1|
|BSOT C127||MS PowerPoint||1|
|BSOT C129||Microsoft Outlook||1|
|BSOT C132||Intermediate Computer Keyboarding||1|
|BSOT C133||Advanced Computer Keyboarding||1|
|BSOT C135||Beginning Adobe Acrobat||1|
|BSOT C151||Intermediate Word||1|
|BSOT C153||Intermediate Excel||1|
|BSOT C154||Office Personnel Seminar||3|
|BSOT C155||Intermediate Access||1|
|BSOT C161||Advanced Word||1|
|BSOT C163||Advanced Excel||1|
|BSOT C165||Advanced Access||1|
|CSCI C070||Computer Literacy||1|
Complete one of the following general education patterns:
|OPTION A||Cerro Coso Local General Education Pattern|
|OPTION B||CSU General Education Breadth|
|OPTION C||IGETC - Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum|
For general questions, contact:Karen O'Connor
Counseling can provide specific help with enrolling and completing this degree.