Computer Applications: Office Information Systems - AS

Associate in Science in Office Information Systems

The Associate in Science in Office Information Systems is designed for students seeking employment in an automated business information environment. Courses will prepare students for possible management and supervisory positions within the business office environment.

Program Learning Outcomes
  • Students will demonstrate ability to use computer skills in major software packages used in an office.

To earn this degree, students must meet the following requirements: 
a. Completion of 60 degree applicable units with an overall GPA of 2.0. 
b. Completion of a minimum of 18 semester units in the major with a grade of C (or P) or better. 
c. Completion of the Associate in Science graduation requirements.

Please note not all classes are offered each semester. For sections with honors courses, select either the honors version or the non-honors version

Core Curriculum Courses (Required): 
Code Class Units
BUS 050 Administrative Office Procedures 4.0
BUS 078B Business Communications (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
CAP 033A Word Processing - Course 1 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
CAP 033B Word Processing - Course 2 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
CAP 037A Skills for Success: Computers, Ms Office and the Internet 3.0
CAP 046D Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
CAP 062B An Introduction to Microsoft Excel (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
CAP 070 Using MS Windows (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
CAP 092A Fundamentals of Web 2.0 & Cloud Technologies (2.0 Lecture) 2.0

plus at least 6.5 units from the following:

Code Class Units
CAP 011 Beginning Keyboarding With Word Processing 3.0
CAP 045A Introductory Microsoft Project (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
CAP 045B Intermediate Microsoft Project (2.0 Lecture) 2.0
CAP 071E Microsoft Outlook (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
CAP 081B Introduction to Microsoft Access (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
CAP 096B Internet Use: Personal and Business 2 1.0
CAP 097A Creating Web Pages - Course 1 (1.0 Lecture) 1.0
BUS 051 Introduction to American Business (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
BUS 054 Small Business Start Up and Management (3.0 Lecture) 3.0

Required Units for the Major

  Units
Required unts for the major 26.5
plus completion of general education requirements
and electives as needed to reach 60 units.
 
Total required units 60.0
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Career/Transfer Opportunities

Career opportunities include the following: business information worker, executive secretary, and executive administrative assistant.

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