Office Management

Office Management Certificate

Office Management Certificate Program

(Certificate Code: AAU-BUS07)

REQUIRED COURSES

BUS 105: Introduction to Business Writing

3 Term Credits
Prerequisite: None

This course is designed to teach the basics of business writing. Topics include the different types of dictionaries and what is and is not included in these dictionaries. Basic grammar, style, and writing skills will be reviewed. This course will begin with a background lesson on parts of speech and sentence structures and then will progress into more specific areas, such as nouns, verbs, modifiers, punctuation, capitalization, and numbers.

ISY 102: MS Office Fundamentals

3 Term Credits
Prerequisite: None

This course will help students develop basic proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint through the completion of hands-on projects.

ISY 104: Microsoft® Office Word

3 Term Credits
Prerequisite: None

Microsoft Office Word combines text and technology to create an effective learning experience. Students will learn the various components of Microsoft Office Word, such as how to format text, add bullets and numbering, and work with graphics.

ISY 206: Microsoft® Excel

3 Term Credits
Prerequisite: None

This course provides the student with an in-depth examination of the Microsoft® Excel spreadsheet software’s basic and intermediate functions.

MGT 105: Essentials of Management

3 Term Credits
Prerequisite: None

This course offers a skill-based and practical approach to management education. It provides a concrete understanding of how processes such as planning and decision-making, theories of organization, leadership and motivation, relate to business activity. Through exercises and case studies, students’ managerial skills are developed and critical thinking is honed.

MAT 115: Business Problem Solving

3 Term Credits
Prerequisite: None

This course applies algebraic concepts to business problems, to develop and improve technical, quantitative and critical thinking skills in analyzing business issues.

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