Academic Affairs Office

    Denise Passage                                    

Business Technology 


Denise Passage is an instructor in the Business Department at Muskegon Community College and teaches Business Technology courses. She has worked at Muskegon County Health Department, Teledyne, Orchard View Public Schools, and Fruitport Community Schools.  She has held several positions including administrative assistant, clinic clerk, program control analyst, cost control analyst, high school business teacher, and computer business trainer.  She believes that it is never too late to learn and that looking forward to change is the key to success. 


Denise earned her associate degree from Muskegon Community College and her B.S. and M.Ed. degrees from Grand Valley State University.  Her degrees were in Computer Science, Biology, and English. Her master’s degree is in Educational Technology.  She also earned a vocational business degree in accounting and computing from Western Michigan University, is a Certified Medical Administrative Assistant and has Microsoft certification in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 


  • BUS179 Keyboarding
  • BUS181C Office Procedures I – Document Formatting
  • BUS182C Office Procedures II – Document Production
  • BUS185B Electronic Calculator
  • BUS187A Electronic Records Management
  • BUS188A Voice Transcription, Administrative
  • BUS188F Introduction to Medical Transcription
  • BUS194 Business English Essentials
  • BUS195 Medical Records Management
  • BUS196 Electronic Health Records
  • BUS280C Word Processing Part II
  • BUS281C Office Procedures III – Desktop Publishing
  • CIS101EW  Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheet
  • CIS115WW Introduction to Word Processing
  • CIS119PP Introduction to Presentation Graphics



Office: Room 260            

Office Hours Winter 2014:  

Monday:  7:00-9:00 a.m. (also available in the lab from 9:00 - 3:00) and 3:00-4:30


Tuesday 8:00-9:00 (also available in the lab from 9:00 - 3:00)


Wednesday 9:00 - 12:00 (online office hours)


Thursday 8:00-9:00 (also available in the lab from 9:00 - 3:00)

Phone: (231) 777-0390     Fax: (231) 777-0417