Office Skills Training Program Certificate

Program Goals Statement

The Office Skills Training program provides students with useful and relevant job training for entry-level office positions. Such positions include office assistant, word processing typist, receptionist, and any position requiring Microsoft Office skills. The program focuses on computer applications and job readiness. Upon successful completion, students are prepared to take the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist exams (MCAS) offered by Microsoft.

Program Information

  • This program focuses on computer applications and job readiness.
  • Transfer credits for any course in the Office Administration Department must be approved by the Office Administration Department Chairperson.
  • In addition to the requirements of this program, it is recommended that students enroll in CED 210 - Cooperative Work Experience after completion of the OFC courses listed in the program. Students may gain valuable work experience by enrolling in CED 210 which places students in office positions related to their academic program.

Related Programs

All courses may be applied to an Associate in Science in General Studies, Business and Entrepreneurial Studies.

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Course Sequencing


Academic Area

Business and Experiential Education

Degree Offered

Certificate of Achievement in Office Skills Training Program

Program Code


Program Contact

Jennifer Machado
Department Chair

Vidyanidhi Rege
Dean of Business and Experiential Education



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