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Clerk Typist

Certificate (Certificate Program) - 25 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

The mission of the Clerk Typist certificate program is to educate the student who has had little previous training in typing and other business subjects, and to develop office skills to qualify for entry-level jobs such as typist, file clerk, receptionist, and cashier.

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
BUS 120; OFOCC 151; TYPE 120; TYPE 121; OFACS 126

Spring Semester 1:
OFOCC 111; OFOCC 114; OFOCC 205; TYPE 141; ACCTG 105; WP 161


Course Information:
Required General Education Courses
CourseNameCredit
BUS 120BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 3
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
ACCTG 105BOOKKEEPING/ACCOUNTING I 3
OFACS 126OUTLOOK 1
OFOCC 111TELEPHONE SKILLS FOR THE OFFICE 1
OFOCC 114FUNDAMENTALS OF TRANSCRIPTION 3
OFOCC 151PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR OFFICE EMPLOYEES 3
OFOCC 205FUNDAMENTALS OF RECORDS CONTROL 3
TYPE 120KEYBOARD/WORD PROCESSING I 3
TYPE 121KEYBOARDING/WORD PROCESSING II 3
TYPE 141TYPING SPEED DEVELOPMENT TO 50 NWPM *1
WP 161DATA ENTRY 1

* Enroll in TYPE 130 to earn credit in one of the following courses: TYPE 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, or 145.

Students should submit a "Petition for Graduation" after completing 12-15 hours of the above program. The form is available in the Admissions/Records Office, L211. Graduation fee should be paid in the Student Service Center, L210.

Contact the Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems Department for information regarding the TYPE 120 placement exam and the TYPE 121 proficiency exam. 

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

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