Business Information Technology – Business Software Specialist – Associate in Science Degree, Certificate of Achievement

Top Code: 0514.00

The curriculum prepares students to apply commonly used computer applications to business tasks; for example, word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, databases, email, Internet research, and content management. Emphasis is on the use of computer systems to collaborate with others to solve business problems.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Program Outcomes

  1. Analyze business problems to determine the best use of software applications to communicate solutions.
  2. Develop creative, accurate, and professional methods for applying technology to solve business problems.
  3. Employ technological tools to expedite workflow within an organization.

Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement

BIT 011BUSINESS DOCUMENT PROCESSING2
BIT 025SURVEY OF COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS3
BIT 105BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT ACCESS2
BIT 106BUSINESS SOFTWARE-INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT OFFICE SYSTEM3
BIT 107BUSINESS SOFTWARE-WINDOWS1
BIT 108MICROSOFT OUTLOOK AND PRODUCTIVITY TOOLS1
BIT 109BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT POWERPOINT2
BIT 117COLLABORATIVE WEB-BASED WORKSPACES1
BIT 122INTERNET RESEARCH FOR BUSINESS1
BIT 128BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT WORD2
BIT 133BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT EXCEL2
Total Units20

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General Education Requirements for the Associate in Science Degree