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Prof. Donna McKoon, Department Chair
Business and Technology Department
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dmckoon@mscc.edu
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Business Computer Applications

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree Checklist

Program Description

This program is designed for students desiring a two-year, non-transfer degree program designed to prepare them to enter the workforce, sustain their career, or seek career growth opportunities in the field of business computer applications.
  • Students will gain exposure to the field of business data processing
  • Students will gain proficiency in software applications used in business data processing, including word processing, spreadsheet and database management
  • Students will be introduced to computer graphics and web page development
  • Students will participate in career development and review steps for searching for and securing a job

Practical Experience

Through participation in this program, students will enhance and/or gain proficiency in certain skills
  • Increase speed and accuracy in keyboarding
  • Increase proficiency in the use of computer software programs used in business applications
  • Resume, resume letter and follow-up correspondence preparation
  • The fundamentals of computer assisted graphics and web page development

Career Opportunities

Our Associates of Applied Science Degree in Business Computer Applications is great preparation for entry into the workforce. Entry-level positions in this field may include:
  • administrative assistant
  • data processor
  • entry level graphics design and web development