Certificate of Achievement in Computer Applications
This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of Computer Applications. Students completing this certificate will acquire skills in keyboarding, word processing, spreadsheets, databases, web development, and general business.
- Demonstrate competency in word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and/or web development.
Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: desktop publishing, web design, office assistant, accounting firm assistant, administrative assistant, and entry-level positions requiring computer application skills.
|REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES||29|
|BUS/COMM 112||Public Speaking for Business||4|
|BUS 184||Business Communications||3|
|BUS 268||Electronic Calculating||2|
|BUS 271||College Keyboarding Level 2||3|
|BUS 293||Business English||4|
|COMP 135||Desktop Publishing for Bus||4|
|COMP 229||Web Page Design & Development||3|
|COMP 233||Database Processing||3|
|COMP 238||Spreadsheet for Business||3|
Select six units from the following. A maximum of three units of Work Experience may count toward the total elective units:
|ACCT 210||Computer Accounting||3|
|BUS 270||College Keyboarding Level 1||3|
|or BUS 360||Elementary Keyboarding|
|COMP 140||Computer Operating Systems||3|
|COMP 220||Essential Computer Concepts||2|
|WEXP 193 I||Bus & Ind Wrk Exp-1st Sem||1-3|
|WEXP 194 I||Bus & Ind Wrk Exp-2nd Sem||1-3|
|WEXP 195 I||Bus & Ind Wrk Exp-3rd Sem||1-3|
|WEXP 196 I||Bus & Ind Wrk Exp-4th Sem||1-3|
The Certificate of Achievement requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Business Division Chair.