CAOT - Administrative Assistant

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Program Overview

The Computer Applications and Office Technologies (CAOT) degree and certificate 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 certificate options are designed to meet the varying needs of a wide spectrum of students, including those seeking:

  • Associate in Arts degree(s)
  • Certificate(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 office occupations. Students will be proficient in the use of software application programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Internet research.

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Business & Civic Engagement Pathway (BCE)

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

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Program Details

Award Title Award Type Required Course Units Total Major Units GE Units
CAOT: Administrative Assistant AA 31 43 21
CAOT: Administrative Assistant C 22 31