Office Management Certificate (OMTC)

(CIP Code 520204)

30 Semester Hours

The Office Management Certificate is designed to provide fundamental knowledge and skills in a wide variety of office management and administration applications to run a one-person or small office or department. The certificate offers a broad foundation of knowledge about organizations and how they operate and includes technical skills in accounting, payroll, supervision, human resources, computer technology, and professional communications to ensure graduates are able to manage all administrative functions to supplement on-the-job knowledge about the particular business or organization.


Developmental Courses

This program of study requires that all developmental courses must be completed prior to graduation. These developmental courses may or may not be prerequisites to courses required in the program. Developmental courses are determined by placement tests taken at the time of admission into the college. These developmental courses are MAT 013 and RWR 032. These courses do not count for credit in any program of study.


The program requires that CPT 102 (Basic Computer Concepts) must be successfully completed prior to entry in the program or placement into CPT 101 (Introduction to Computers).

courses required to complete this program

Following is a list of courses required to complete this program. Since some courses are offered once a year, courses should be taken in the following sequence in order to complete the program in a timely manner:


AOT 104 Keyboarding and Input Technologies 303

BUS 101 Introduction to Business 303

COL 105 Freshman Seminar 303

MKT 135 Customer Service Techniques 303



ACC 101 Accounting Principles I 303

BUS 121 Business Law I 303

MGT 150 Fundamentals of Supervision 303

MGT 201 Human Resource Management 303



ACC 240 Computerized Accounting 303

ENG 165 Professional Communications 303



30030Program Total


This program is aligned with the following career cluster: Business, Management & Administration

Program Contact

Fulcher, Diane M. Department Chair