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Associate in Applied Business (A.A.B.)

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Office Technology

 

Ohio University-Southern offers a two-year program leading to an Associate in Applied Business in Information Technology for Administrative Professionals. This program prepares you for employment in various office environments including positions such as an administrative assistant or an office manager. Courses emphasize the importance of computer literacy, technology, and communication skills. The OTEC program features state-of- the-art computer labs as well as software applications and innovative teaching/learning methods that are reflective of the latest in technology.

This program will prepare successful students to sit for Microsoft certification examinations and offers tracks in medical, legal, and business analysis.
 
The minimum requirement for the Associate in Applied Business (A.A.B.) degree is the completion of 64-65 credits with a 2.0 accumulative GPA upon graduation. A maximum of 15 credits earned through the experiential learning may be applied to any technical associate degree. You must earn a minimum of 18 semester credit hours while enrolled at Ohio University, and you must earn a minimum of 50 percent of coursework taken to fulfill your major concentration in residence with resident credit as defined in the Graduation Requirements - University-wide section. You also must meet Ohio University General Education requirements for associate degrees (See Graduation Requirements - University-wide section).
 
To earn a technical associate degree, you must complete an Application for Update of Program(s), available from any college office or regional campus student services office.
 
Kim Riley, DBA, CPA, CFE
Director of Business Studies
Accounting Technology
740.547.3781
Office: D221
Ella McCown Jones, JD, CPA, MBA
Associate Professor
Accounting Technology
740.533.4597
Office: D206
 

undergraduate
 
 

Two-Year Associates Program

Program:  OFFICE TECHNOLOGY (AA5014)

 


YEAR 1
FALL
Courses


Credits


YEAR 1
SPRING
Courses


Credits

OTEC 1010
3
OTEC 2260
3
OTEC 1210
3
OTEC 1220 OR
OTEC 2210
3
OTEC 1710
3
ENG 1510
3
OTEC 2250
3
MATH 1090
3
OTEC 2800
1-2
BMT 1100 OR
OTEC 2670
3
COMS 1010 OR
COMS 1030
3
   

TOTAL

15 or 16

TOTAL

15

 
 
 
 


YEAR 2
FALL
Courses


Credits


YEAR 2

SPRING
Courses


Credits

ECON 1030
3
OTEC 2000
3
OTEC 2270
3
OTEC 2280
3
OTEC 2300
3
OTEC 2800
3
OTEC 2680
3
BUSL 2000
3
ATCH 1030
3

 

ATCH 1040
3
OTEC 2910 OR
BMT 2000
2-3
SOC OR SW
3

TOTAL

17 or 18

TOTAL

16 or 17

 
*This is a tentative course schedule for each semester.  Students should always refer to their official degree audit (DARS) to confirm their degree programs.