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Program Outcomes

Graduates of the Computer Applications program will:

  • Possess the skills needed to secure and maintain entry-level employment doing computer applications and/or data entry work.
  • Demonstrate proper use of the computer equipment and peripherals typically used in a business office.
  • Achieve industry-level proficiency in keyboarding and data entry.
  • Knowledgeably and efficiently utilize the functions and features of the Windows operating system.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the basic Microsoft Office software applications of Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Publisher as well as data entry, HTML or Dreamweaver software packages.  
  • Be able to research business and employment information via printed materials, electronic media, and the Internet.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate orally and in writing at a level necessary for successful employment in business.
  • Perform mathematical operations as needed to work with spreadsheet functions.
  • Possess a commitment to diversity and enhanced employability through the understanding and practice of human relations and teamwork skills.
  • Demonstrate the ability to research employment opportunities, prepare an effective employment package, including resume, and present oneself positively in a job interview.

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