Oct 14, 2019  
West Shore Community College Catalog 2019-2020 
West Shore Community College Catalog 2019-2020

Office Information Systems, AAAS

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Office Information Systems prepares the student with the skills for an entry‐level administrative assistant position. The knowledge of electronic communications will provide the student with the office technology skills needed in the workplace. In addition, the student will develop the skills of human relations needed to interact with managers and other professionals as a team member.

Students must earn a minimum of 60 credit hours and have an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher in order to earn a degree. Students must also take any required third‐party exams, especially in the AAAS concentrations, such as NOCTI, NCLEX, MTA, and MOS.

This program incorporates a recognized industry certification as part of your degree program. You will study for and complete two separate Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exams (included in the cost of tuition).

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation. Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore. Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Program of Study

Total: 15 Credit Hrs | 17 Contact Hrs

Total: 14 Credit Hrs | 15 Contact Hrs

Total: 16 Credit Hrs | 18 Contact Hrs

Semester 4

Total: 16 Credit Hrs | 16 Contact Hrs

Degree Total: 61 Credit Hrs | 66 Contact Hrs

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