Apr 26, 2019  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Office Technology, Certificate Level I

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degrees & Certificates

Gainful Employment

The US Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” Howard College / SWCID is committed to creating an educated workforce by offering occupational programs that lead to gainful employment.

Gainful Employment Information for Office Technology, Certificate Level I

Total: 20 Hours

Second Semester

Total: 18 Hours

Total Hours in Level I Certificate: 38

1 Elective must be a 3-credit hour Business, Accounting, CIS, Speech, or Office Technology course.  The suggested courses are ACNT 1303  or ACCT 2301 , BUSI 1301 BUSG 1304 , SPCH 1315 , ITSW 2337 ,  and IMED 2309 .  Students are encouraged to consult the CIS / Business Coordinator since some students’ goals vary.
2 Capstone Course

After completing the SWCID Certificate, a student will need to pass all parts of the TSI and complete these additional courses to receive an A.A.S. in Business Support Services from Howard College: 

ACNT 1303  or ACCT 2301 , BUSI 1301 - Business Principles , SPCH 1315 - Public Speaking I , Social / Behavioral Science Elective, BMGT 2388 - Internship - Business Administration and Management, General , Humanities OR Creative Arts Elective, ENGL 1301 - Composition I , Math OR Life and Physical Sciences Elective, and Elective.

Students must pass the classes listed in the curriculum with a C or better grade.  Otherwise, they must re-take the class. 

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degrees & Certificates