2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog 
    Apr 17, 2024  
2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Office Support Specialist Career Studies Certificate

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Career Studies Certificate

Purpose: This career studies certificate is designed to prepare students to perform entry-level office functions. This is also an opportunity for career switchers who are seeking additional office and computer skills.

Program Objectives: Employers continue to expect an essential skill set for entry-level employee candidates. Potential entry-level job positions include assistants for various types of offices (i.e. public and private schools, business, dental, legal, human resources, insurance, banking, and small-business entrepreneurs).

Admission Requirements: Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college.

Developmental Requirements: Students who do not place into college-level English will be required to take developmental courses.

Students who do not demonstrate proficiency in MTE 1* , MTE 2*  and MTE 3*  will be required to complete developmental courses.

It is strongly recommended that developmental education requirements be completed as soon as possible.

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