Oakland Community College 
Programs

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY

Certificate of Achievement (AST.CA)

   This option provides comprehensive preparation for individuals who may wish to enhance their career options by upgrading their current technical skills to advance their careers in Administrative Support.
   Prior to beginning this certificate, the student must be highly computer literate and have the skills to key text at a minimum rate of 35 wpm.
   These prerequisite skills can be obtained from life and work experience or can be obtained by taking classes such as
AST 1000, AST 1010, AST 1050, and CIS 1000.

Requirements   Credits
AST 1070 Word Processing 3
AST 1300 Document Processing and Production 4
AST 1450 Transcription Technology 4
AST 1700 Office Processes and Administration 4
AST 2000 Desktop Publishing 3
CIS 1050 Personal Computer Productivity Tools (MS Office) 4
CIS 1060 Personal Computer Spreadsheet Concepts 3
CIS 1070 Personal Computer Presentation Concepts 3
  Total 28