Administrative Office Specialist A.A.S.

Administrative Office Specialist A.A.S.


The Administrative Office Specialist program consists of certificate and Associate of Applied Science degree paths. Attitudes and knowledge of today’s workplace are emphasized for students in both certificate and degree courses. All of the equipment and software found in today’s business offices is utilized in our classrooms and curriculum. This program can launch a career in a business/office environment or be used as a stepping stone on the path to a higher professional degree.

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Administrative Office Specialist (62 Credits)

General Education RequirementsCredits
English / Communication: 9
        COM-130 or COM-150  
Mathematics: 4
        MTH-121 or higher  
Diné Studies: 3-4
Natural or Physical Science: 4
Humanities / Social Science: 9
Information Tech / Applied Computers: 3
        CMP-101 or higher  
Accounting Core Requirements 
Semester ONECredits
ADM-105   MS Excel Application 3
ADM-210   MS PowerPoint Presentation Skills 3
Semester TWO 
ADM-201   Advanced Document Formatting 3
ADM-204   Machine Transcription 3
Semester THREE 
ADM-202   Office Communication 3
ADM-208   Office Accounting 3
LAW-203   Business Law 3
Semester FOUR 
ADM-203   Advertising and Public Relations Strategies 3
ADM-205   Office Management 3
ADM-213   Internship 3
Total Required Credit Hours62


Program Advisors
Joann Becenti, Instructor of Business Communications
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Phone:  505.786.4164

B.S., Psychology, Colorado State University
Certificate in Women's Studies, Colorado State University


Phillip Quink, Lecturer of Professional Assistant
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Phone: 505.786.4139

B.A., Business Education, Fort Lewis College