Administrative Assistant (AAS)

The following program is for the AAS Degree student. It is not designed for the student wishing to transfer to a four-year institution. Any student desiring to pursue a transfer program in business should consult with a counselor. This program will provide training in office activities and administration in order for the student to attain a high degree of competency and meet entry-level qualifications for an administrative office assistant position. Upon completion of the program, the student will be able to use hardware and software commonly used in the office, successfully communicate through effective writing and speech, demonstrate the ability to keyboard at a speed that meets industry standards, create business documents following standards, and demonstrate critical thinking skills as they relate to the administrative assistant.

Source: MCC 2015-16 Catalog

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 20 CR. HRS.
BCOM 101 3
Business and Technical Communications
BCOM 102 3
Advanced Bus and Tech Communications
BUS 126 3
Business Math
CIS 120A 3
Intro to Computer Information Systems
PHIL 205 3
Business Ethics
Choose One (1) Course From: 3
BUS 127 Human Relations
COM 101 Oral Communications
PEA/DNC 2
One credit hour from: PEA 101A, PEA 103,
PEA 104A, PEA 118, or PEA 201 and
one PEA/DNC credit hour of choice
BUSINESS CORE REQUIREMENTS 10 CR. HRS.
ACC 201 4
Principles of Accounting I
BUS 121 3
Introduction to Business
BUS 180D 3
Word Processing Part I
CAREER PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS 31 CR. HRS.
ACC 206 3
QuickBooks Computerized Accounting
BUS 167 1
Professionalism in your Career
BUS 179 1
Keyboarding
BUS 181C 3
Office Procedures I: Document Formatting
BUS 182C 3
Office Procedures II: Document Production
BUS 185B 2
Electronic Calculator
BUS 187A 2
Electronic Records Management
BUS 188A1 3
Voice Transcription, Administrative
BUS 280C 3
Word Processing Part II
BUS 281D 3
Office Procedures III: Advanced Applications
BUS 290CI 3
Cooperative Internship Program
CIS 101EW 1
Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets
CIS 102EW 1
Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets
CIS 119PP 1
Introduction to Presentation Graphics
CIS 153A 1
DATABASE MANAGEMENT-ACCESS
*RECOMMENDED ELECTIVES VARIABLE CR. HRS.
ACC 202 4
Principles of Accounting II
BUS 123 3
Business Law I
BUS 166 3
Quality Customer Service
BUS 200 3
International Business
*As needed to meet 62 credit hour minimum.
Total 62

Please see the Business Department counselor or a Business Technology Lab instructor for the recommended sequence of classes.