Certificate of Achievement | 355 clock hours
SAT Instruction Division
Program Location Taylorsville Redwood Campus, TB 534
General Information 801-957-7522
Program Information 801-957-3354
Academic and Career Advising
Associate Professors − Karl Jorgensen
Assistant Professors − Darcie Wheeler
The Office Specialist program enables students to develop entry-level skills in the computer/office occupations area. The most up-to-date tools necessary for securing and maintaining employment are emphasized throughout the program. Emphasis is placed on computer concepts, Windows, word processing, business writing & grammar, spreadsheets, and customer service.
For state and national occupation information, visit http://online.onetcenter.org/find/ and enter the following O*Net code(s):
- 43-9061.00 General Office Clerk
- 43-6014.00 Secretaries
Total Program/Course Fees
Please visit the program website for up-to-date cost information.
Estimated Time to Completion
355 Clock Hours
Program Entry Requirements
Prospective students must have been assessed (TABE) within 90 days prior to enrollment.
- Reading: 10.0
- Math: 8.0
- Total Language: 10.0
- Keyboarding speed of 30 CWPM (correct words per minute) on a 5 minute timing.
- 10 Key speed of 5,000 sph (strokes per hour) on a 5-minute timing with 98% accuracy.
|Program Student Learning Outcomes
||Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes
||1 - Acquire substantive knowledge
2 - Communicate effectively
3 - Develop quantitative literacies
4 - Think critically & creatively
5 - Become a community engaged learner
6 - Work in professional & constructive manner
7 - Develop computer & information literacy
Training and skills in computers and software applications required to obtain employment in the office environment
Training and skills in business writing and customer service
Training and skills in job seeking, preparation, and interviewing required to be hired and succeed in the workplace