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Administrative Office Professional: Web
Associate of Applied Science Degree Program

Catalog Year 2014-2015

MHCC Faculty Advisers:
Robin Brush
: 503-491-7174 - Room AC 2663
(Students with last name beginning A-F)

Brenda Houchen: 503-491-7431 - Room AC 2661
(Students with last name beginning G-N)

Anna Johnson: 503-491-7686 - Room AC 2662
(Students with last name beginning O-Z)

Administrative Office Professional
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Career Pathway Roadmap

Students who are self-confident with integrity and accountability and who like to work in a fast-paced environment will enjoy this program. This career path seeks a highly-motivated individual who is detail-oriented and creative. Core courses develop organizational, problem-solving, interpersonal and leadership skills, as well as strong written and verbal communication skills. Along with project management and Internet research skills, the student will have an opportunity to take electives in Web page development, support and maintenance.

Program Outcomes
At the completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Apply standard English rules in clear, concise and effective business communications
  • Use business software applications to import graphics, charts and text into documents
  • Apply critical thinking and technology skills to select appropriate software to solve a business problem
  • Receive, interpret and follow both written and verbal instructions in a simulated office environment
  • Demonstrate competence in production of business documents
  • Transfer office skills to the workplace
  • Evaluate the validity of a website when using the Internet for information searches
  • Create effective spreadsheets that communicate financial and other business information
  • Explore the efficient use of Web design, graphics and navigation in a Web environment using website and page design principles, process management, implementation phases and techniques
  • Incorporate graphic elements and animation into Web pages using the principles of good design for page structure and site architecture and organization
  • Create Web pages using HTML5 and CSS3 concepts and beyond
First Quarter (Fall) Cr
BT___ Keyboarding1 3
BT101 Office Careers Survey 1
BT110 Business Editing 3
BT118 Records and Information Management 3
BA131 Introduction to Business Computing2, 3
HPE295 Health and Fitness for Life
Second Quarter (Winter)
BT___ Keyboarding1 3
BT111 Editing Techniques 3
BT116 Communication Technologies 3
BT125 Microsoft Word Training3 3
MTH065 Beginning Algebra II (or higher)2,4 4
Third Quarter (Spring)
BT___ Keyboarding1 3
BT126 Microsoft Word Simulation2 3
BT225 Document Processing 3
BT250 Procedures for the Office Team 3
CIS120 Computer Concepts I 3
MO214 Building a Professional Portfolio or
HD209RES Developing Your Resume
Fourth Quarter (Fall)
BT___ Keyboarding1 3
CIS195 Web Development I2 3
CIS197HTM Web Authoring: HTML5 and CSS32 3
CIS197WAG Web Authoring: Graphics and Animation2 3
BA211 Principles of Accounting I5
Fifth Quarter (Winter)
BT251 Integrated Office Systems 3
BA267 Business Project Management6 3
CIS197WAA Web Authoring: Applications2 3
WR121 English Composition2 4
Sixth Quarter (Spring)
BA226 Introduction to Business Law 4
BA285 Leadership and Human Relations 3
WE280___ Cooperative Education Internship7 or
any BA, BT or CIS course(s)
WR227 Technical Report Writing 4
Total Credits 93

1 Students with no keyboarding experience take BT121 (or a combination of BT121A and BT121B), BT122, BT123A and BT123B. Students with at least 20 words per minute take BT122, BT123A, BT123B and BT124.
2 Prerequisite for this course is not included in this curriculum. See course descriptions.
3Minimum typing skill level is required.
4A College Placement Test (CPT) score does not fulfill this requirement. Students must successfully complete the required mathematics course (or higher.)
5 Students may take AC110 instead of BA211. AC110 is offered winter and spring terms.
 6Students may take BA265 instead of BA267. BA265 is offered fall term.
7 Students may use any combination of WE280OPA, WE280OPB or WE280OPC to total three credits. Instructor and dean consent required; check with instructor for the course number and credits appropriate to the internship assignment.

‡ See page 20 of the printed catalog.

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