Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 64
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

The Executive Assistant–AAS degree program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2015–2016 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Semester 1
ADM105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1 $159.50
ADM159 Proofreading and Editing 3 $478.50
BCA134 Word Processing 3 $478.50
BUS102 Introduction to Business 3 $478.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $478.50
Math Elective 3  
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $478.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $478.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 16
Semester 2
ACC115 Introduction to Accounting -OR- 4 $638.00
ACC131 Principles of Accounting I 4 $638.00
ADM108 Keyboarding Skill Development 1 $159.50
ADM148 Transcription 2 $319.00
BCA205 Database/Spreadsheets 3 $478.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $478.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 16
Semester 3
ACC311 Computer Accounting -OR- 3 $478.50
ECN110 Introduction to Economics -OR- 3 $478.50
ECN120 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 $478.50
ACC801 Payroll Accounting 1 $159.50
ADM162 Office Procedures 3 $478.50
BCA132 Electronic Communications 3 $478.50
BCA213 Intermediate Computer Business Applications 3 $478.50
BUS180 Business Ethics 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 16
Semester 4
ADM131 Office Calculators 1 $159.50
ADM180 Administrative Management 3 $478.50
ADM203 Legal Office Concepts and Procedures -OR- 3 $478.50
ADM208 Legal Terminology -OR- 3 $478.50
ADM200 Legal Document Processing 3 $478.50
ADM222 Career Capstone 3 $513.50
BUS183 Business Law 3 $478.50
BUS903 Business Field Experience 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 16
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $478.50
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $797.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $638.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $478.50
MAT156 Statistics 3 $478.50
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $638.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $638.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $638.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2015–2016 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 177
319-296-4021
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Program Advisor (A-L)

Sharon Buss
Black Hawk Hall 251
319-296-2329 ext.1742
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Program Advisor (M-Z)

Beth Sindt
Black Hawk Hall 250
319-296-4424
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Dean

Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 180
319-296-4427
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