Office Management

Career Certificate

The Office Management certificate program prepares students for immediate employment in an office environment. Students gain hands-on experience using word processing, database management, spreadsheet and presentation software. The program emphasizes the development of skills in creative thinking and problem solving, and simulates office activities.

Office Management
    Jeannetta Mitchell, graduating class of 2019

    “The best part about graduating from SCC is the accomplishment, knowing that I did it. I put the time and effort in, and I succeeded in what I wanted to do.”

    -- Jeannetta Mitchell, graduating class of 2019

    The Office Management certificate program prepares students for entry-level positions in a variety of businesses and industries that include:

    • Trade/Transportation/Utilities
    • Education
    • Health Services
    • Leisure and Hospitality
    • Professional and Business Services
    • Construction
    • Manufacturing
    • Banking & Finance
    • Farming

    Students will be introduced to general office skills that allow a graduate to develop a skill-set that includes excellent:

    • Communication
    • Organization
    • Written Expression
    • Time Management
    • Problem-Solving
    • Training in the latest technology: Office Software programs that include design/development of spreadsheets, databases, word processing and graphic presentation

    Successful graduates of this program will gain a knowledge and understanding of the latest technology trends that include:

    • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher
    • Both Windows and MAC latest Operating Systems
    • Collaboration through the use of Cloud Applications/Technology
    • Quickbooks
    ACC131Principles of Accounting I3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    BUS102Introduction to Business3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    BUS106Business Mathematics3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    CSC115Computer Applications3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    ENG101English Composition I3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    Subtotal: $3,075.00*
    * - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.


    ACC250Computerized Accounting with Quickbooks3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    BUS103Principles of Management3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    OPEN-ELECOpen Elective3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    ENG122Business and Occupational Writing3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    ENG202Introduction to Speech Communication3$0.00$615.00$615.00
    Subtotal: $3,075.00*
    * - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.


    Total Program Cost: $6,150.00*

    * - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.
    ** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.