Career opportunities available to Business Information Processing graduates include employment in both entry-level positions and mid-level office management. Other areas of career opportunities include sales, marketing, public relations, and human resources.
Students develop the ability to organize and manage work tasks and information through the use of computer/office technology. These programs offer training in decision-making and administrative duties that are required for promotion.
Among career opportunities for those skilled in microcomputer word processing are office assistant, administrative staff assistant, executive secretary, senior secretary, secretary supervisor, and secretarial services entrepreneur.
Complete General Education and other requirements listed for the Associate degree and
Major requirements: 23-24.5 semester units
A grade point average of 2.0 is required for the major courses.
|BUS 115||Business Mathematics||3.0 units|
|BUS 315||Keyboarding I||3.0 units|
|BUS 317||Keyboarding: Skill-Building||1.5 units|
|BUS 326||Electronic Filing and Records Management||1.5 units|
|BUS 401||Business Communication||3.0 units|
|BUSW 105||Introduction to Microcomputers||1.5 units|
|BUSW 114||Windows Fundamentals I||1.5 units|
|BUSW 214||Word Processing I Using WORD for Windows||1.5 units|
|BUSW 215||Word Processing II Using WORD for Windows||1.5 units|
|BUSW 383||Business Presentations Using PowerPoint for Windows||1.5 units|
|BUSW 415||Spreadsheet I Using Excel for Windows||1.5 units|
|BUSW 530||Introduction to Internet Competency||1.5 units|
|CRER 127||Career Choices II: Job Search||0.5 units|