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Administrative Professional Career Studies Certificate

Effective Fall 2013

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Length: 27 credits

Purpose

To provide an opportunity for administrative support personnel to enhance job skills in the areas of computer applications and organizational leadership. This program has primarily been offered to the employees of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division in King George County. Program completers will be eligible to take a certification examination through the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP).

Opportunities for employment

Administrative support positions

Admission requirement

Applicants must meet general admission requirements of the college.

Program requirements

Students are required to earn a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the curriculum to be awarded the Career Studies Certificate.

AP Curriculum
Course # Course Title Lecture Lab Credits
ITE 140 Spreadsheet Software 3 0     3
ENG 116 Writing for Business1 3 0 3
BUS 201 Organizational Behavior 3 0 3
AST 243 Office Administration 3 0 3
BUS 117 Leadership Development 3 0 3
BUS 200 Principles of Management 3 0 3
BUS 236 Communication in Management 3 0 3
ITE 100 Introduction to Information Systems                     3 0 3
ITE 215 Advanced Computer Applications and Integration 3 0 3
  Total 27 0 27

1ENG 111 Composition may be substituted

Total Minimum Credits: 27

This page was reviewed on June 11, 2013, updated on January 14, 2014. If you are looking for previous catalog information, please reference the 2008-2010 Catalog, 2010-2012 Catalog, or 2013-2014 Catalog.

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