Associate of Applied Science in Office Administration

This program will provide you with the course work necessary for employment above the entry level in secretarial fields in the private and governmental sectors.

GENERAL EDUCATION (20 cr)

Area I. Communications (6 cr)

  • ENG 111 English Composition I (3)
    Prerequisite: ENG 109N (3) or adequate score on the Course Placement Evaluation
  • SPCH 130 Public Speaking (3)
    Prerequisite: ENG 109N (3) or adequate score on the Course Placement Evaluation

Areas II and III. Mathematics/Computers/Laboratory Science (6 cr)

  • BCIS 200 Business Computer Applications (3)
  • OA 117 Business Math (3)

Area IV. Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 cr)

  • Elective (3) Choose from Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.
    Prerequisite: ENG 109N (3) or adequate score on the Course Placement Evaluation

Area V. Humanities and Fine Arts (3 cr)

  • HUM 100 FYE: History and Culture of Northern New Mexico (3)
    Prerequisite: ENG 108N (3) or adequate score on the Course Placement Evaluation

Area VI. Library Technology (1 cr)

  • LT 101 Library Research Skills (1)

HPER (1 cr) Elective (1)

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (44 cr)

Office Administration (14 cr)

  • OA 103 Introduction to Keyboarding (1)
  • OA 115 Record/Information Management (3)
  • OA 118 Professional Development (3)
  • OA 135 Introduction to Accounting (3)
  • OA 240 Introduction to Project Management (3)
  • OA 266 Microsoft Office Specialist Training (1)
    Prerequisites: BCIS 249, BCIS 265, BCIS 225, BCIS 226

Business Computing Information Systems (12 cr)

  • BCIS 249 Microsoft Word (3)
  • BCIS 265 Microsoft Access (3)
  • BCIS 225 Excel (3)
  • BCIS 226 PowerPoint (3)

Business Administration (18 cr)

  • BA 220 Introduction to Business (3)
  • BA 236 Quickbooks (3)
  • BA 240 Principles of Management (3)
    Prerequisite: ENG 109N
  • BA 250 Business Communications (3)
    Prerequisite: ENG 111 (3)
  • BA 261 Business Technology (3)
  • Elective Business Administration or Office Administration course (3)

TOTAL CREDITS: 64

 

Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, our experienced faculty, and NORTHERN provides students with unique opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth. “You will have personalized attention, something difficult to get at larger colleges. We provide strong hands-on experiences from day one.” –Dr. Ivan Lopez, Dean, College of Engineering & Technology
The Northern Foundation remains committed to stimulate leadership, promote equity, and grow resources and philanthropy in the Española Valley and surrounding rural areas. Over the past twenty years, we have granted $1.3 million to support over 1,250 NNMC students.