Business Technology Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearUnits
BUS 1010 Introduction To Business3    
BUS 1230 Math for Business & Finance3    
CSN 1200 Using Internet and The World Wide Web3    
CSO 1202 Microsoft Windows2    
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I3    
ENG 1200 Grammar Skills for The Workplace2    
CSP 1231 Adv Keyboarding/Document Formatting  3  
CSP 2203 Microsoft Office Professional II  3  
ECN 1202 Fundamentals of Economics  3  
PSY 2200 Human Relations in The World of Work  3  
SPH 1204 Oral Communication Skills for Business, Industry & Technology  3  
HPE 1000 Wellness    1
SDT 1203 Job Seeking Skills    1
Year Total: 16 15 2
Second YearUnits
ACT 1210 Fundamentals of Accounting3    
CSM 1209 Management Information Systems3    
CSP 2200 PC Troubleshooting, Upgrade & Repair3    
CSP 2204 Microsoft Office Professional III3    
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech3    
PHL 1002 Ethics3    
CSM 2240 Office Management  3  
CSN 1202 Web Site Development  3  
CSP 2201 Help Desk/User Support  2  
CSP 2222 Business Technology Internship  4  
Elective  3  
Year Total: 18 15  
Total Units in Sequence:   66


ACT 1280, ALH 1001, BUL 2000, EDC 1000, 1203, HSR 1000

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or (815) 224-0408.

This degree is designed to prepare personnel for Office Supervisor, Administrative Assistant and clerical positions requiring proficiency in document preparation, bookkeeping, word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentation software and web page design.  Students are strongly encouraged to complete the required courses in the order they are listed above. Some classes may only be available at night or online.

Prerequisite Note:
CSP 1203 & ENG 1200 are required for CSM 2240.
Previous computer and internet experience is required for CSN 1202.
Consent of the Program Coordinator is required for CSP 2222.
CSP 1203 is required for CSM 1209.

Demonstration of keyboard and document proficiency or the passing of CSP 1230 is required for CSP 1231.