Business and Information Technologies
Associate of Applied Science Degree
The Office Management Program is designed to provide a two-year degree with emphases in legal, professional and medical training. This program is for those who desire skills needed in the workforce at large. Graduates may enter the workforce and proceed with further education or fully dedicate their efforts toward a career as an administrative professional.
Executive Assistant, Administrative Assistant, Office Manager, Office Supervisor, Administrative Coordinator, Administrative Specialist, Assistant to Executive Title, Administrative Manager, Customer Service Representative, Administrative Associate, Executive/Secretary, Word Processing Specialist, Clerk/Typist, Medical Office Administrator, Legal Office, Legal/Medical Secretary.
After completion of 12 semester hours of college level work at Chattanooga State, Certified Professional Secretaries (CPS) or Certified Administrative Professionals (CAP) may receive up to 15 hours of college credit, applicable toward the A.A.S. degree in Office Management only. This credit may not duplicate or replace previously earned college credits. The student must present proof that all parts of the CPS or CAP exam have been passed and must be actively pursuing an Office Management major. The courses for which credit may be awarded are:
After completion of a Business Systems Technology diploma from a Tennessee Technology Center students will receive 12 hours of college credit, applicable toward the A.A.S. degree in Office Management only. This credit may not duplicate or replace previously earned college credits. The student must produce proof of completion of the BST diploma. The courses for which credit will be awarded are: