Business Administrative Technology Diploma

The Business Administrative Technology diploma program prepares graduates for employment in today’s technology-driven workplaces. The program provides learning opportunities which develop the academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Areas covered in this program are word processing, business office and electronic communication applications, filing and records management, office procedures and management, oral and written communication skills, and many other office-related topics. Graduates of the program receive a diploma in Business Administrative Technology.

Requirements

Area A: Essential Skills / 3 Hours

Select THREE Hours from the following:

ENGL 1101English Composition I (transfer)

3

TECH 1140Communication Skills (non-transfer)

3

ENGL 1101: Grade of C or better

Area B: Institutional Options / 1-3 Hours

Select ONE to THREE Hours from the following:

1000-level Foreign Language

3

COMM 1100Human Communication (transfer)

3

CRIT 1100An Introduction to Critical Thinking (transfer)

1

PRSP 1010Perspectives on Human Expression (transfer)

1

PRSP 1020Perspectives on Global Issues (transfer)

2

RSCH 1100Research and Documentation Methods (transfer)

2

STAB 2003Study Abroad (transfer)

3

WRSC 2001Reading, Writing, and Speaking Across the Curriculum (transfer)

3

Area C: Humanities/Fine Arts / 0 Hours

Area D: Science, Mathematics, and Technology /4 Hours

TECH 1110Business Mathematics (non-transfer)

4

Area E: Social Science / 3 Hours

TECH 1150Human Relations (non-transfer)

3

Area F: Courses Related to the Program of Study / 39 Hours

C or better required in all Business Administrative Technology and Medical Administrative Technology Area F courses taken beginning Fall 2012
BUSA 1105Introduction to Business (transfer)

3

BUSN 1001Keyboarding and Business Document Processing (non-transfer)

4

BUSN 1011Principles of Bookkeeping I (non-transfer)

3

BUSN 1012Principles of Bookkeeping II (non-transfer)

3

BUSN 2110Filing and Records Management (non-transfer)

3

BUSN 2120Transcription (non-transfer)

3

BUSN 2130Word Processing (non-transfer)

4

BUSN 2140Electronic Communication Applications (non-transfer)

3

BUSN 2150Business Office Applications (non-transfer)

4

BUSN 2160Office Procedures (non-transfer)

3

COMS 1130Spreadsheet Applications (non-transfer)

3

BUSN 1011 and BUSN 1012: ACCT 2101 and one three-hour elective from the business area may be taken instead of BUSN 1011 and 1012. See Business Administrative Technology Advisor for selection of appropriate elective.

Select THREE Hours from the following:

CSCI 1000Computer Fundamentals (transfer)

3

Additional Requirements / 2 hours

FYE 0100Foundations for Success (institutional credit)

2

Select TWO Hours from the following:

PHED 1020Safety and First Aid (transfer)

2

WELL 1002Lifestyle Wellness (transfer)

1

WELL 1003Family Wellness (transfer)

1

WELL 1004Psychosocial Wellness (transfer)

1

WELL 1005Physical Wellness (transfer)

1

WELL 2000Comprehensive Wellness (transfer)

2

Total Credit Hours: 52-54