|NVCC 2002-2003 Catalog|
|Administrative Support Technology Specialization AL, WO|
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Purpose: This specialization is designed for persons who seek employment in the field of administrative support technology, for those who are presently in that field and who desire to increase their knowledge and update their skills, and for those who must augment their abilities in other fields with knowledge and skills regarding office technology. Occupational objectives include administrative support professional and office administration/management specialists.
Total credits for the Business Management A.A.S. Degree with a Specialization in Administrative Support Technology = 66.
To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.
Check course descriptions in this catalog for requirements regarding placement test and/or prerequisite.
1 Prerequisite is AST 101 or division approval.
2 Students may substitute a higher level of math. Consult a faculty advisor for appropriate selection.
3 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
4 Students considering a transfer should consult a faculty advisor.
5 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (including anthropology). Students considering transfer, may substitute ECO 201 or 202 after consulting a faculty advisor.
6 It is strongly recommended that AST 260, Presentation Software, AST 253, Desktop Publishing I or IST 123 Spreadsheet Software be taken for this elective. Other business electives may be selected from accounting, acquisitions, administrative support technology, marketing, or real estate. Students considering transfer should consult a faculty advisor for appropriate choices.
7 Students considering transfer may take ECO 201 or 202 after consulting a faculty advisor.