Division: Business, Behavioral/Social Science, Public and Human Services Academic Dept: Computer Information Systems and Office Technologies HEGIS: 5104 Curriculum Chair: Prof. Janet Ranucci Tel: 914-606-6661
Employees in today’s computer-dominated workplace must possess “Information Age” skills. This certificate provides students with the opportunity to become proficient in office computer applications and to gain a solid foundation in current business practices. In addition, a strong emphasis is placed on oral and written communications and accounting skills that are essential for success in business.
Graduates will be prepared to find employment in such jobs as Computer Applications Specialist, Office Assistant, Customer Service Representative and other computer and administrative support positions.
All credits earned for this certificate may be applied to an Associate’s degree in Office Technologies.
* This course may be waived by the curriculum chairperson and a higher level OFTEC or CIS course substituted for those students who possess the equivalent skill levels.
Minimum Total Credits: 25
Advisement Guide: The Advisement Guide provides important information to students about how best to complete this degree, including a semester-by-semester breakdown of how best to complete the required classes. Click here for the Advisement Guide’s 2-Semester Plan.