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INFORMATION PROCESSING
Career Studies Certificate AL, AN, WO

Purpose: The Information Processing career studies certificate is designed to prepare students with computer skills required in a general office. The program includes instruction in the use of text processing, spreadsheets, and database software. Students may wish to pursue this program to meet requirements to qualify for a job, to improve skills in one's current job, or to fulfill personal needs for computerized information processing.

One Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

AST

102

Keyboarding II

3

 

   ENG

116

Writing for Business or

 

 

   

ENG

Elective

3

 

 

AST

141

Word Processing I

 

3

 

   AST

232

Microcomputer Office Appl. or

 

 

 

   

AST

236 Spec. Software Appl. or

 

 

 

   

ITE

115 Intro. to Computer Applications & Concepts

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

6

6

Total credits for the Information Processing Career Studies Certificate = 12.

1 Prerequisite: AST 101 Keyboarding I or equivalent skills.

 

       
 
       

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