Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
ADM101Office Essentials1Experience the essence of an office career. Includes correctly, safely, and efficiently use equipment, supplies, and machines commonly found in the typical office. Learn filing and multi-line telephone basics. Understand basics of the employment-seeking process.Loading...
ADM105Intro to Keyboarding1The focus of this course is learning to type on the alphabetic and numeric keyboard using correct fingering and with the touch system. Basic instruction also include the numeric keypad.Loading...
ADM131Office Calculators1Electronic calculator operations with emphasis on 10-key speed and accuracy using the touch system. Includes topics in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division; also includes the use of constants, chain discounts, sales commission, percent of increase/decrease, and net price calculations.Loading...
ADM154Business Communication3This course develops skills and knowledge needed for effective planning and delivery of oral and written communication in business. Students will be required to be computer literate due to software programs being used to develop office correspondence such as emails, letters, reports, proposals, and presentations. The focus is being able to communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally to internal and external audiences.Loading...
ADM157Business English3The Business English course focuses on having the students improve their English language skills. Students learn to apply the principles of English grammar, punctuation, and style. Emphasizes correct grammar usage, spelling, vocabulary, and proofreading/editing skills.Loading...
ADM162Office Procedures3Office Procedures provides an understanding of the concepts, terminology, methods, and responsibilities needed for employment in an office. Covers such topics as teleconference procedures, travel arrangements, scheduling and executing meetings, office document creation, mail and shipping services, professionalism, ethics, emotional intelligence, and customer relations.Loading...
ADM164Administrative Office Appl3Students use integration software to complete specialized tasks. Workplace basic skills including interpersonal skills, communication, teamwork, creative thinking, problem-solving and prioritizing will be developed. Topics such as dynamic forms, data analysis, and Lean-type activities may be incorporated. Prerequisite: ADM 162 with a "C" or better and BCA 152 with a "C" or betterLoading...
ADM188Project and Event Management3Using a project-based approach, this course is designed for business, management/marketing majors, entrepreneurs, administrative staff, and those that are organized, resourceful, and enjoy multitasking. Project management, business/event promotion, and critical thinking skills will be developed. Use technology to coordinate essential activities including travel and event logistics, budgeting, video conferencing, scheduling, and the creation of promotional materials.Loading...
ADM208Legal Terminology3Provides training in spelling, defining and pronouncing terms common in the legal field.Loading...
ADM215Medical Office Procedures3This course presents basic administrative skills in a medical facility. Study includes identification of medical specialties, medical law, ethics and professionalism. Administrative skills and responsibilities are studied to include telephone techniques, appointment scheduling and management of medical records. Government regulatory agencies for healthcare facilities are identified, to include HIPPA and mandate reporter. Students are introduced to medical office computerized management software. Prerequisites: HSC 120 with a "C" or better and BCA 140 with a "C" or betterLoading...
ADM221Career Development Skills2The course covers aspects of professional career placement including various interview methods, job application materials, electronic career portfolios, digital footprint and professional image, as well as negotiating the job offer. Prepare a cover letter, resume, letter of acceptance, resignation letter, thank you letter, and answers for behavioral interview questions.Loading...
ADM265Supervised Practical Exp.2Practical experience through on-the-job training in an approved business setting. Tasks will be consistent with students' career objectives, skills and knowledge. (This course is Pass/Fail.) Prerequisite: BCA 140 with a "C" or better and ADM 154 with a "C" or better and BCA 212 with a "C" or better and ADM 221 with a "C" or better. Corequisite: ADM 937Loading...
ADM269Workplace Professionalism3Designed to make students aware of their personal strengths and identify areas for improvement. Concentrates on helping students develop marketable personal and professional skills. Presents strategies to assist students in maintaining employment and in demonstrating a professional image and work behavior. Includes personal styles, leadership, diversity.Loading...
ADM928Independent Study1 Loading...
ADM930Supervised Practical Exp.1Practical experience through on-the-job training in an approved business setting. Tasks will be consistent with students’ career objectives, skills, and knowledge. (Pass/Fail)Prerequisites: ADM 162 with a “C” or better and BCA 160 with a “C” or better and ADM 154 with a “C” or better and BCA 152 with a “C” or better and ADM 221 with a "C" or better.Loading...
ADM936Occupational Experience3Opportunity for supervised work experience related to the major academic interests of students in an approved business setting. Students are guided by coordinated efforts of the employer/supervisor and the instructor. Skills and knowledge are applied by working a minimum of 120 hours. (This course is Pass/Fail.) Prerequisite: Minimum employable skills as determined by instructor and with instructor approval.Loading...
ADM937Prof Office Careers Seminar1Weekly examination of topics relevant to the office internship experience, sharing workplace problems encountered and the solutions found to those problems. Prerequisite: BCA 140 with a "C" or better and ADM 154 with a "C" or better and BCA 212 with a "C" or better and ADM 221 with a "C" or better. Corequisite: ADM 265Loading...