Office Management, Associate in Science

Upon successful completion of an Associate in Science degree, the student demonstrates skills for employment and/or transfer to a four-year college or university. A grade of "C" or better is required in each course.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Program completers will assemble an Office Procedures Manual or Professional Portfolio demonstrating direct evidence of skills used in an office management environment.
  2. Program completers will demonstrate the ability to format and write business communication for an office environment.

General Education

Complete one of the following general education patterns:

  • San Joaquin Delta College Associate Degree General Education (AA-GE) pattern (24 units)
  • California State University General Education (CSU-GE) pattern (40 units)
  • Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum - CSU Version (IGETC-CSU) pattern (37 units)

Students are advised to double-count courses in the major to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of major and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.

Major Requirements - Core

Complete 24 units

BIM 001A

Beginning Keyboarding

1

BIM 001B

Intermediate Keyboarding and Document Processing

2

BIM 038

Office Technologies and Procedures

3

BIM 039

Office Management

3

BUS 015

Excel Spreadsheets

3

BUS 017

Business English

3

BUS 017B

Advanced Business Communications

3

CSA 035

Multimedia Presentations

3

ECON 001A

Principles of Economics: Macro

3

Major Requirements - Restricted Electives

Area A - Complete 3 units selected from:

BUS 001A

Principles of Accounting

5

BUS 010A

Bookkeeping

3

Area B - Complete 3 units selected from:

BUS 008

Introduction to The American Legal System

3

BUS 020

Introduction to Business

3

Minimum Major Units Required: 30

Complete all courses with a grade of "C" or better.

Minimum Degree Units Required: 60