Office Skills - Fundamentals

Program Info

Effective Term
Fall 2019
Year Established
2008
Program Code
OFFSKILLS.CA
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
Diana Baran: 313-317-1583, dbaran@hfcc.edu, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-326

Program Description

Description

Prepares students to provide basic administrative support under the supervision of office managers, administrative assistants, secretaries, and other office personnel. Students will learn computer keyboarding; the Windows operating system; and the basics of the Microsoft Office Suite of Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Students will review the language arts and learn business grammar and the basic principles underlying business communication to create effective business documents.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Compose effective written communication for a business environment.
  2. Demonstrate effective non-verbal and verbal communication skills for a business environment.
  3. Identify effective organizational skills in a business environment.
  4. Use word processing software at an advanced level.

Program Requirements

Minimum Total Credit Hours
18.00
Gainful Employment Disclosure

This program is designed to be completed in 32 weeks.

This program will cost $3,781 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical debt upon graduation is not available.

The State of Michigan does not have licensure requirements for this profession.

For more information about graduation rates, loan repayment rates, and post-enrollment earnings about this institution and other postsecondary institutions please click here: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/