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Administrative Business Technology/Health Information Technology - Administrative Support (Cert.) - This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information systems combined with a strong learning experience in communication skills, management, keyboarding, and computer applications. This program includes an up-to-date curriculum that incorporates word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, desktop publishing, web page formatting, and e-commerce.

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ABT/HIT - Administrative Support
Hegis Code: 5005

Total Credits: 37

First Semester Credits
ABT 102 College Keyboarding (1) 3
ABT 105 Administrative Business Technology Workshop 3
ABT 107 Machine Transcription 3
ABT 109 Word Processing Applications I 3
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I (2)
Total Semester Credits 15
Second Semester Credits
ABT 110 Integrated Software I 3
ABT 205 Administrative Business Technology Internship 3
ABT 230 Web Page Formatting 3
ABT 244 Business Writing 4
Administrative Business Technology Elective (3) 3
Total Semester Credits 16
Third Semester Credits
ABT 119 Integrated Software II 3
ABT 245 Administrative Management 3
Total Semester Credits 6

1. Students are expected to type a minimum of 30 wpm before entering the certificate program. Students who do not meet this requirement are invited to take ABT 100 (Fundamentals of Keyboarding) prior to entering the program.

2. Depending on placement.

3. Choose from:
    - ABT 120 Office Technology Desktop Publishing, or
    - ABT 127 Legal Office Procedures I.

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