Business Information Worker

CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT:COMPUTER BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY - BUSINESS INFORMATION WORKER

The Business Information Worker Certificate of Achievement is designed to prepare students for entry-level office and administrative support in a variety of fields or businesses

Program Goals

The goal of the Business Information Workers Certificate of Achievement is to prepare students for entry-level office and administrative support in the following areas:

  • Basic oral and written business communications
  • Basic computer application skills, including beginning Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • The fundamentals of computer systems
  • Critical thinking and problem solving

Career Options

Students who successfully complete the Business Information Worker Certificate of Achievement are prepared for entry-level positions in general office environments in a variety of fields, such as general office clerks, retail salespersons, customer service representatives, receptionists, and information clerks.


Courses required for the CertificateUnits
BUSE 119, Business Communications

3
BUSE 150, Human Relations in Business
3
CBTE 094, Introduction to Computer Keyboarding or
CBTE 95, Keyboarding Skill Development
1
CBTE 114, Introduction to Microsoft Windows
1
CBTE 120, Beginning Microsoft Word
2
CBTE 140, Microsoft Excel
2
CBTE 164, Introduction to Microsoft Outlook
1
CISC 150, Introduction to Computer and Information Sciences
or
CISC 181, Principles of Information Systems
3-4

Total: 16-17