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Business Office Administration Certificate

Academic Map

The MACC Business and Office Administration program options are designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to begin a career as an administrative office professional. With the education and hands-on experience obtained in this program, successful graduates are prepared to work in positions such as legal administrative assistant, executive administrative assistant, medical receptionist, medical office assistant, receptionist, secretary, data entry clerk, as well as many other office support positions. 

Course Required Courses
Hours Milestone*
 BOA108  ^Word Processing Concepts Using Microsoft Word - Fall Only 3  BOA108
 BOA120  ^Customer Service - Spring Only 3  
 BOA140  Personal Information Management Using Microsoft Outlook - Spring Only 1  
 BOA151  Records Management - Spring Only 3  
 BOA165  Presentation Skills Using Microsoft PowerPoint - Fall Only 3  
 BOA261  Spreadsheet Applications Using Microsoft Excel - Fall Only 3  
   Directed Electives (See Below) 16  
  Directed Electives (15 credit hours needed)
 ACC101  Elementary Accounting I 3  
 ACC110  Personal Finance 3  
 ACC214  ^Computerized Accounting Applications Using QuickBooks - Spring Only 3  
 ACC218  ^Payroll Accounting- Spring Only 3  
 BOA152 or
 ^Business Math - Spring Only or
 ^Quantitative Reasoning
 BOA264  Database Management Using Microsoft Access - Spring Only 3  
 BOA295  ^Business Office Administration Internship 2-3  
 BUS100  Introduction to Business 3  
 BUS112  Principles of Management 3  
 BUS120  Business Law 3  
 BUS150  ^Business Communication 3  
 HSC171  Medical Terminology 3  
 ITC145  Web Design I 3  
 MKT105  Principles of Marketing 3  
 MKT110  Advertising 3  
 SKL101  College Orientation 1  
 SKL250  ^Employment Seminar 1  
  Minimum Required Hours for Certificate 32  

*It is strongly recommended that students successfully complete the Milestone courses as planned on the academic map to ensure completion of the certificate in a timely manner. In addition, if students do not successfully complete the Milestone course(s), they are strongly encouraged to re-enroll in the course(s) the following semester.

**Certificate is granted upon successful completion of all required courses plus directed elective courses totaling a minimum of 32 credit hours.

^Please refer to the course descriptions for pre/co-requisite and placement information. You can only register for these courses if you have met the prerequisite, placed into the course and/or enroll in the co-requisite course(s).

This academic map is not a contract, either expressed or implied, between MACC and the student, but represents a flexible program of the current curriculum which may be altered from time to time to meet the academic objectives of the college. MACC specifically reserves the right to modify, delete, or add to any academic map at any time within the student’s period of study at the college.

If you have certifications or prior experience in this field of study,
you may already qualify for credit for required classes in this degree program. Click here for more information!