Office and Information Processing Management

The mission of the Office and Information Processing Management certificate is to provide the experienced office employee with a background in business organization and operation, as well as management training necessary for advancement to supervisory positions in offices.

Admission to the Program:

Students are expected to be computer literate, to know the Windows operating system, and be able to touch type.  If this is not the case, TYPE 120 and 121 are prerequisites for entering this program.  Contact the Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems department for information regarding the TYPE 120 placement exam and the TYPE 121 proficiency exam.

Degree

Certificate (Certificate Program)
Total Credit Hours: 42

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ACCTG 120 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING  4
ACCTG 121 MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING  4
BUS 120 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS  3
BUS 200 HUMAN RELATIONS IN BUSINESS  3
BUS 215 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS  3
ENGL 110
or
COMPOSITION I 
or
3
ENGL 125 BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS  3
MGMT 113 PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT  3
MGMT 205 PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT  3
MGMT 214 MANAGING TECHNOLOGY  3
MGMT 215 OFFICE MANAGEMENT  3
OFACS 132 ELECTRONIC SPREADSHEETS  3
OFACS 133 DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS  3
OFOCC 111 TELEPHONE SKILLS FOR THE OFFICE  1
OFOCC 210 ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE PROCEDURES  3

Students enrolled in this program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1OFOCC 111; OFACS 133; ENGL 110 or ENGL 125; BUS 120; MGMT 113
Spring Semester 1ACCTG 120; OFACS 132; MGMT 215; MGMT 205
Fall Semester 2ACCTG 121; OFOCC 210; MGMT 214; BUS 200; BUS 215

Program Contact Information

Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems Department
Technology Center
Room 205
(309) 694-5558

Illinois Career Cluster

Business, Management and Administration

Career Pathway:
Management

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