The Computer Applications and Offi ce Technologies (CAOT) degree and certifi cate programs are designed to provide students with administrative and clerical competency skills required for employment in a variety of areas, such as business and industry, government agencies, schools, and hospitals. The degree and certifi cate options are designed to meet the varying needs of a wide spectrum of students, including those seeking:
- Associate in Arts degree(s)
- Certifi cate(s) that are specific to a discipline or area
- Entry into the job market
- Advanced training and/or retraining
- Lifelong learning
By fulfilling the program requirements, students are prepared for entry level positions, promotion, and career advancement in a variety of offi ce occupations. Students will be profi cient in the use of software application programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Internet research.