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Course Fee: $360, covers a 3-month period of time. 

Note: Windows course or demonstrated skills are required for any of the career certificate programs. Textbooks, workbooks, and supplies may be required.

Please note

Completion times are approximate. Speed-building keyboarding course may be needed to meet minimum requirements. Some Career Certificate Programs may require multiple Open Entry sessions.

Business Technology Career Certificate Programs

business & computers

Account clerk career certificate

Accounting clerks produce financial records for organizations. They record financial transactions, update statements, and check financial records for accuracy. Provides eligibility for QuickBooks Certified User Exam (QCBU). 

Approximately 24 weeks full time.

 

●  Intro to PC

● Windows    

 

● Keyboarding 1* (40 wpm)

●  Excel 1

 

● QuickBooks Pro

●  Excel 1 for Accounting (optional)   

 

● Accounting 1

● 10-Key    

Administrative Assistant Career certificate

Secretaries / administrative assistants perform routine clerical and administrative duties including organizing files, preparing documents, scheduling appointments, and supporting other staff. Provides eligibility for Microsoft Office Specialist Certification (MSO).

Approximately 38 weeks full time.

●  Intro to PC

● Windows    

● Keyboarding 1* (60 wpm)

●  Excel 1

● 10 Key Fast Track

●  Business English Review  

● Access 1

● Word 1    

●  Word 2

●  PowerPoint

●  Machine Transcription

●  Outlook

Administrative clerk Career Certificate

Administrative clerks perform a variety of clerical tasks, including typing documents and filing records.

Approximately 26 weeks full time.

Intro to PC

Windows

Keyboarding 1* (50 wpm)

Microsoft Excel 1

Business English Review

Microsoft Outlook

Machine Transcription

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Word 1

Microsoft Access 1 (Optional)

Bookkeeper Career Certificate

Bookkeepers produce financial records for organizations. They record financial transactions, update statements, and check financial records for accuracy. Provides eligibility for National Exams in Bookkeeping, Microsoft Office Specialist, and QuickBooks.

Approximately 40 weeks full time.

● Intro to PC

● Windows

● Keyboarding 1* (40 wpm)

● QuickBooks                            

● 10-Key

● Accounting 1

● Microsoft Excel 1

● Accounting 2

● Microsoft Excel 2

● Accounting 3      

● Excel 1 for Accounting (optional)

● Excel 2 for Accounting (optional)

Customer Service Representative Career Certificate

Customer service representatives interact with customers to handle complaints, process orders and provide information about an organization’s products and services.

Approximately 16 weeks full time.

 

● Intro to PC

● Windows

  

● Keyboarding 1* (35 wpm)     

● Telephone Techniques

 

● 10-Key Fast Track

 

General Office clerk career Certificate

General office clerks perform a variety of clerical tasks including answering telephones, typing documents and filing records. 

Approximately 32 weeks full time.

 

● Intro to PC

● Windows

 

● Keyboarding 1* (45 wpm)

● 10-Key Fast Track

  

● Business English Review

● Microsoft Outlook

 

● Microsoft Word 1

● Microsoft Excel 1   

legal Administrative Assistant Career Certificate

Legal administrative assistants perform a variety of tasks to support lawyers, including maintaining and organizing files, and drafting documents. Provides eligibility for Microsoft Office Specialist Certification (MSO).

Approximately 35 weeks full time.

 

● Intro to PC

● Windows

  

● Keyboarding 1* (60 wpm)

● Legal Terminology

 

● Business English Review

● Microsoft Outlook

 

● Machine Transcription

● Microsoft PowerPoint

 

● Microsoft Word 1

● Microsoft Access 1

 

● Microsoft Word 2

        

Medical Administrative Assistant Career Certificate

Medical administrative assistants complete administrative tasks in the offices of physicians, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. Their duties vary with the location, specialty and size of the practice.

Approximately 35 weeks full time.

 

● Intro to PC

● Windows

   

● Keyboarding 1* (50 wpm)

● Business English Review

 

● Medical Terminology

● Machine Transcription

 

● Medical Office Procedures

● Microsoft Outlook

 

● Microsoft Word 1

● Microsoft Access 1

Payroll Accounting Clerk Career Certificate

Payroll accounting clerks compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees’ time worked, production and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions or prepare paychecks. Provides eligibility for QuickBooks Certified User Exam (QBCU).

 Approximately 24 weeks full time.

 

● Intro to PC

● Windows

 

● Payroll Accounting

● 10-Key  

 

● Keyboarding 1* (40 wpm) 

● Microsoft Excel 1

 

● QuickBooks Pro

 

 

*An additional speed-building course may be needed to meet the minimum words per minute requirement.  

Receptionist Career Certificate

Receptionists perform administrative tasks, such as answering phones, receiving visitors and providing general information about their organization to the public and customers.

Approximately 22 weeks full time.

 

● Intro to PC

● Windows

   

● Keyboarding 1* (40 wpm)

● Microsoft Excel 1

 

● Microsoft Word 1

● Telephone Techniques

Design Your Own Program

Meet with the instructors to design a career program to reach your goals. Register in the classroom. Completion time varies.