Suggested Pathways

Computer Applications Associate in Science and Certificate of Achievement

The CAWT Computer Applications Degree is designed to provide a solid foundation in the latest, highly marketable business software used in industry today. This program provides the training and exposure that is essential to prospective computer users and office workers at all levels. The sequence of courses included in this program maps to the Microsoft Certified Applications Specialist (MCAS) exam, which provides an outstanding opportunity for students to present to prospective employers a globally recognized certificate representing high-level skills and achievement. At the conclusion of their studies, students will be prepared for entry-level positions such as administrative assistant, computer applications specialist, word processing specialist, database specialist, spreadsheet analyst, bookkeeping assistant, and web content provider. Students who complete this program will be eligible to sit for the MCAS examination.

Student Learning Outcome

Demonstrate proficiency in the core skills and knowlege required to use popular office applications to develop professional documents for organizations and business

Recommended Pathway to Completion: Computer Applications - AS


Administrative Assistant Associate in Science and Certificate of Achievement

The CAWT Administrative Assistant Degree is designed to provide a solid foundation in the area of office systems, procedures, and communications required for the modern office environment. At the conclusion of their studies, students will be prepared for entry-level positions in a number of areas that relate to office procedures and protocol including business communications, and document formatting and processing. Also built into the program are options to pursue areas related to medical office procedures, bookkeeping, and database management. Additionally, the CAWT curriculum is tailored to meet the needs of businesses and organizations that are constantly responding to new trends and changes in technology.

Student Learning Outcome

Demonstrate proficiency in the core skills and knowledge required for employment as an administrative assistant

Recommended Pathway to Completion: Admiinistrative Assistant - AS