Business Office Systems and Support

Degrees/Certifications available:

  • Level 1 Certificate
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree (AAS)

Program Description and Details:

Are you looking to excel in an office environment and become an indispensable part of a business team? The Business Technology: Business Office Systems and Support program at Coastal Bend College offers industry-driven training to prepare you for a successful career in various administrative roles across multiple industries such as education, healthcare, government, and legal organizations.

As a student in our program, you will gain comprehensive skills to effectively perform routine clerical and administrative duties in a modern office setting. Our curriculum covers organizing files, drafting messages, managing correspondence, scheduling appointments, and supporting other staff in an office environment. You will have the opportunity to develop in-depth technical skills in computer applications, office communications, records management, and administrative office procedures.

Additionally, our program offers the chance to become certified as a Microsoft Office User Specialist in various areas of Microsoft Office, a nationally recognized certification that will enhance your employability and career prospects. With our hands-on training and practical approach, you will be well-prepared to meet the demands of today's dynamic office environments.

For additional course information, view the course catalog.

Prospective Careers:

  • Office Manager
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Office Coordinator
  • Records Manager
  • Office Clerk
  • Legal Secretary
  • Medical Office Assistant