Program DescriptionThe Office Technology Certificate is designed for students who are either beginning or updating their skills in Office Technology. Entry level and advanced level skills in general office work and software use are applied in this program of study. Courses also focus on responsibility, initiative, and decision making skills. This certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 44 credits as outlined.
Advising Note This program requirement sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic advisor. Meeting the requirements to graduate with an Edmonds CC certificate or degree is ultimately the responsibility of the student.
Program Requirements (40 credits)
OUTCOME: Use appropriate technology and technical skills to manage information and solve problems.
The program code for this certificate is 559C. For financial aid, advising, and other reasons, students should work with their advisor to ensure that this code is properly recorded on their academic record.
Entry level to intermediate level technology and communications skills are emphasized for employment in general office work at the completion of the Office Technology Certificate. Employment opportunities for graduates include office assistant, administrative assistant, and secretary in a wide variety of industries.
The advisors for this program are:
Stephanie Bevans | firstname.lastname@example.org | 425.640.1346
Kim Haines | email@example.com | 425.640.1293
Kari Meehan | firstname.lastname@example.org | 425.640.1641
Kathie Richer | email@example.com | 425.640.1242
Credit/Grade Requirements A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required college-level (100-level or above) credits, whichever is less, must be earned at Edmonds CC. Students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in all college-level courses.
Program of Study Outcomes Student achievement is assessed in the general and program specific outcomes via the courses and course objectives that align with those outcomes. More information about program outcomes and course objectives can be found on the Using Program Requirement Sheets page.
Students Are Advised To:
Plan their schedule several quarters in advance in order to accommodate courses that are offered only once or twice a year;
Review the college catalog for required course prerequisites and include these in schedule planning; and
Communicate with an academic advisor and/or a faculty advisor.
Graduation Application A completed Graduation Application form must be submitted online by the 10th day of the quarter in which the student expects to graduate. Note: Applications for summer quarter are due by the 8th day of the quarter.
Common Course Numbering Please refer to www.edcc.edu/ccn for more information.