Business Technology, Diploma (Business Administrative Assistant Specialization) (BA22-8BA2)
Program Chair: Patricia Christian
Program Description: The Business Technology program is designed to prepare graduates for employment in a variety of positions in today’s technology-driven workplaces. The Business Technology program provides learning opportunities, which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes the use of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database applications software. Students are also introduced to accounting fundamentals, electronic communications, internet research, and electronic file management. The program includes instruction in effective communication skills and technology that encompasses office management and executive assistant qualifications. Also provided are opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in the area of business administrative technology. Graduates of the program receive a Business Technology Diploma with a specialization in Business Administrative Assistant.
Length of Program: Four (4) Semesters
Moultrie (Veterans Parkway)
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Students will create documents including a worksheet, a memo, and a presentation using a variety of software applications.
- Students will create Mail Merge documents including letters, envelopes, and data directories.
- Students will produce properly formatted business documents such as a letter, envelope, and business report from straight and/or rough draft copy using various word processing features.
Gainful Employment: For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, and occupational information, please view the Datasheet.
Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.
Program Final Exit Point: Business Technology, Diploma.
Credits Required for Graduation: 53 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.
1. Basic Skills Courses
|ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I||3|
|and one of the following (2 Hours)||2|
|EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev||2|
|PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology||3|
|and one of the following (3 Hours)||3|
|MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics||3|
|MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts||3|
|MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry||3|
2. Institutional Credit
|COLL 1500 Student Success||3|
3. Occupational Courses
|BUSN 2160 Electronic Mail Applications||2|
|BUSN 1430 Desktop Publ&Presentation Appl||4|
|BUSN 1410 Spreadsheet Concepts and Appli||4|
|BUSN 1240 Office Procedures||3|
|BUSN 1190 Digital Technologies in Busn||2|
|COMP 1000 Intro to Computer Literacy||3|
|BUSN 2190 Business Document Proofreading and Editing||3|
|BUSN 1440 Document Production||4|
|BUSN 1400 Word Processing Applications||4|
|BUSN 2210 Applied Office Procedures||3|
|and one of the following (4 Hours)||4|
|ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I||4|
|BUSN 2200 Office Accounting||4|
School of Business
- Business Technology, AAS (BA23)
- Business Technology, Diploma (Business Administrative Assistant Specialization) (BA22-8BA2)
- Business Technology, Diploma (Medical Administrative Assistant Specialization) (BA22-8M12)
- Administrative Support Assistant, TCC (AS21)
- Medical Billing Clerk, TCC (MB21)
- Medical Front Office Assistant, TCC (MF21)
- Medical Language Specialist, TCC (MLS1)
- Microsoft Word Application Professional, TCC (MWA1)
- Technical Specialist, TCC (TC31)
- Unit Secretary, TCC (US11)
- Business Technology
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The information in this College Catalog and Student Handbook accurately reflects current policies and procedures at the time of publication. Students are admitted to the College under and are subject to the provisions of the SRTC Catalog and Student Handbooks for the term they initially enroll. Students in all programs are admitted under and are subject to the provisions of the College Catalog and Student Handbook and applicable addendums for the term they are admitted to the program at Southern Regional Technical College. If for any reason, a break in enrollment occurs, students must reapply and satisfy the College Catalog and Student Handbook requirements for the term of their re-entry to any program. The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between Southern Regional Technical College and the student. The College reserves the right to change any provision or requirement at any time.
Southern Regional Technical College. (2018). 2018-2019 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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