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Office Technology – Office Professional (OTOPO)

Award: Associate in applied science degree

Program location: Fort Omaha Campus, South Omaha Campus, Online

Office professionals are the core of most businesses. As businesses continue to expand and work with increasingly complex technology, the need for advanced training and professional certification becomes more important every day. This degree prepares students to keep the offices organized and running smoothly and work with much of the valuable data that companies need to flourish.

Graduation Requirements

General education

27.0

Major requirements

54.0

Option requirements

16.5–18.0

Total credit hours required

97.5–99.0

General education requirements

See General education requirements for Office Technology

Major requirements for Office Technology

See Major requirements for Office Technology

Option requirements for Office Technology – Office Professional (16.5-18.0 credit hrs.)

Courses

INFO 1010Customer Service SkillsONLINE

4.5

INFO 1011Project ManagementONLINE

4.5

INFO 1317WordPress Web EditorONLINE

4.5

Select one course from the following:

ACCT 1050BookkeepingONLINE

3.0

HMRL 1050Leadership: Training and Skill Development

4.5

SPAN 1050Spanish for Business IONLINE

4.5

Curriculum Plan

Below is a suggested guide for students planning employment as office professionals after two years of full-time study.

First Year

First quarter

English level I

4.5

INFO 1001Information Systems and LiteracyONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 1013Keyboard SkillbuildingONLINE

2.0

MATH 1220Business MathematicsONLINE

4.5

Total Credit Hours:15.5

Second quarter

English level II

4.5

INFO 1012Electronic Filing and CalculatingONLINE

4.5

INFO 1211Microsoft WordONLINE

4.5

Total Credit Hours:13.5

Third quarter

INFO 1008Business Office CommunicationsONLINE

4.5

INFO 1010Customer Service SkillsONLINE

4.5

INFO 1213Database FundamentalsONLINE

4.5

Total Credit Hours:13.5

Fourth quarter

INFO 1011Project ManagementONLINE

4.5

INFO 1212SpreadsheetsONLINE

4.5

INFO 1219Professional PracticesONLINE

4.5

Total Credit Hours:13.5

Second Year

Fifth quarter

INFO 1214Business PresentationsONLINE

4.5

INFO 1215Document ProcessingONLINE

4.5

INFO 1317WordPress Web EditorONLINE

4.5

Total Credit Hours:13.5

Sixth quarter

HMRL 1010Human Relations SkillsONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2242Business Office Collaboration TechnologyONLINE

4.5

INFO 2260Workplace TechnologiesONLINE

4.5

Total Credit Hours:13.5

Seventh quarter

Humanities/social sciences elective

4.5

INFO 2980Office Technology Practicum

2.0

OR

INFO 2981Internship

variable

INFO 2984INFO Student Assistant

variable

Total Credit Hours:14-15.5

The degree option is an area of interest within a program. Although students may complete single or multiple options within this program, only the major degree is awarded.