Oakland Community College 


Associate in Applied Science


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   Designed to build on skill sets acquired in previously held office support positions, enrollment in the Administrative Office Management option leads to an Associate in Applied Science Degree. An office administrator requires a diverse skill set for job effectiveness in the areas of organization, management, communication, technology and human relations. Information retrieval, controlling the flow of paper, and assisting principals in the work group requires a solid foundation in business practices and strong leadership skills.

Major Requirements Credits
Students are to select ACC 1810 for accounting requirement under Core courses.
BUS 2030 Business Law I 3
BUS 2530 Principles of Management 3
BUS 2800 Human Resource Management 3
Required Supportive Courses
Students must select a minimum of 21 credits from the following:
ACC 1820 Principles of Managerial Accounting 4
AST 1070 Word Processing 3
AST 1300 Document Processing and Production 4
AST 1450 Transcription Technology 4
AST 2000 Desktop Publishing 3
BUS 2040 Business Law II 3
BUS 2700 Business and Labor Relations 3
CIS 1000 Computer Literacy 1
CIS 1050 Personal Computer Productivity Tools (MS-Office) 4
CIS 1060 Personal Computer Spreadsheet Concepts 3
CIS 1070 Personal Computer Presentation Concepts 3
CIS 1080 Personal Computer Database Concepts 3
CIS 1400 Web Design I 4
CIS 1500 Introduction to Software Engineering (Java) 4
ECO 2610 Economics I 3
MAT 10701 Business Mathematics 3
PER 1300 Stress Management: Neuromuscular Relaxation 2
PSY 2630 Human Relations and Organizational Behavior 3
See degree requirements for an Associate in Applied Science degree.
General Education Requirement
See General Education Distribution Requirements
1  Transfer students may substitute a higher level math course after consulting with their transfer institution.
●   Course may be used to meet General Education requirements.