UNM Los Alamos

CERT Office Communications and Technology

CERT Office Communications and Technology

The Certificate in Office Communications and Technology covers the skills required for effective administrative support. The program is designed for students seeking positions as administrative assistants, office assistants, and secretaries in technical/scientific government or private business office environments.

A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 is required in all courses.

REQUIRED COURSES (33 CREDIT HOURS)

  • ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition (3)

or

  • ENGL 112: Composition II (3)

or

  • ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition (3)
  • ENGL 219: Technical and Professional Writing (3)
  • BSTC 202: Microcomputer Accounting (3)
  • BSTC 203: Business Communications (3)
  • MGMT 101: Fundamentals of Accounting I (3)
  • MGMT 101L: Fundamentals of Accounting I Lab (1)
  • MGMT 113: Management: An Introduction(3)
  • CT 102: Introduction to Microcomputers on the PC (4) 
  • CT 106L: Microsoft WORD (3)
  • CT 140: Introduction to PowerPoint (1)
  • CT 202: Applications of Spreadsheets: EXCEL (3)
  • Choose 3 credit hours from the following:
  • BSTC 113: Project Management (1)
  • BSTC 114: Customer Service & Relations (1)
  • BSTC 115: Time Management for Professionals (1)
  • BSTC 116: Stress Management for the Workplace (1)
  • BSTC 117: Organization Skills for the Workplace (1)
  • BSTC 118: Conflict Resolution for the Workplace (1)

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 33