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BUS 0903
KEYBOARDING

Acquaints the student with the alphabetic keyboard through usage of the computer. The course emphasizes basic skill development through drills for speed and control, methods used in centering and tabulations, letter style, business reports, and production measurement. (May be required if student's skill level is not adequate for other course work.)


BUS 1003
BUSINESS ENGLISH

Designed to develop the student's vocabulary skills, dictionary usage, proofreading, listening, and English grammar as needed for current business usage enabling the student to write and communicate effectively.


BUS 1013
WORD PROCESSING I

Pre-requisite: BUS 0903 or permission of instructor. Provides instruction in basic word processing machine operations and word processing skills. The student will learn to produce documents through keyboarding, editing, storing, retrieving, and printing. The student will also learn basic maintenance of word processing software and equipment in the modern business office.


BUS 1023
BUSINESS MATHEMATICS

A comprehensive study of mathematics as applied to business. Banking, payroll, business statistics, and other selected topics will be covered.


BUS 1033
ADMIN SUPPORT PROCEDURES

Prerequisite: BUS 0903 or permission of instructor. Emphasizes the practices and procedures acceptable in a business office. Topics include interpersonal relations, telephone usage, mail handling, records management, job application procedures, travel arrangements, reprographics, and financial statements.


BUS 1043
PROF COMMUNICATION

Designed to review and/or learn the basics in punctuation and to further develop spelling skills. The course covers the principles of effective communication in the modern business office. Topics include writing skills, reading skills, and psychological principles involved in effective business letter writing as well as oral communication.


BUS 1053
SPREADSHEETS

Students will develop comprehensive skills using Microsoft Excel. These skills will include toolbar usage, cell and worksheet formatting, cell functions, worksheet organization and printing. The user will become adept at advanced features such as charts, linking worksheets and workbooks, customizing templates and toolbars, and other features.


BUS 1063
LEGAL ENVIRON/BUSINESS

Provides an introduction to characteristics of the American system of free enterprise and the obligations and rights of an individual. Topics include torts, rights of private property, contracts, bailment, insurance and risk, labor, and dignity and worth of an individual.


BUS 1073
ACCOUNTING

The study of fundamental accounting concepts and procedures. The course emphasizes the accounting cycle, and includes journalizing and posting transactions, preparing trial balances, worksheets, and financial statements. Emphasis is also given to cash, banking, payroll procedures, sales, purchases, and accounts receivable/ payable.


BUS 1083
INTRO TO ECONOMICS

An overview of macroeconomics with continued emphasis on microeconomic theory as it applies to business technology students


BUS 1303
INTRO TO COMPUTERS

Designed to introduce students to computer hardware, software, procedures, systems, and human resources as applied to business. It focuses on computer literacy, the concepts of the data processing cycle, and an introduction to commercially available software.


BUS 2113
WORD PROCESSING II

Pre-requisite: BUS 1013. Provides students an opportunity for more in-depth practical application of word processing skills. Emphasis is given to design, format, merging, and advanced editing techniques.


BUS 2123
COMPUTER APS/ACCOUNTING

Prerequisite: BUS 1073. Designed to acquaint students with major areas of computerized accounting. Application areas covered will include general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.


BUS 2133
MULTIMEDIA

Focuses on a variety of software as well as technology-based equipment used in advanced office settings. Projects will emphasize the use of the following: digital camera, video equipment, desktop publishing, graphics production, electronic slide show presentations, E-mail, and Internet.


BUS 2143
INTRO TO MANAGEMENT

Provides insight into the characteristics, organization, and operation of a business. Studies include international business, factors of business operations, and business decision-making. Management skills, the legal environment, and types of business ownership are included in this course.


BUS 2153
DATABASE MANAGEMENT

This course includes elementary database design, record layouts, simple selection operations, and basic report generation.


BUS 2163
DESKTOP PUBLISHING

Prerequisites: COMS 1003 or BUS 1303 and/or BUS 1013. Utilizes a desktop publishing software program in order to provide practical experience in the development of marketing and informative correspondence. Activities include creating newsletters, menus, posters, fact sheets, advertisements, business reports, brochures, comprehensive indexes, and planning a web page.


BUS 2173
SPECIAL TOPICS/BUSINESS

This course covers new developments in business environments, such as technologies, laws, and organizational structures. The instructor selects a pertinent and current topic as the focus of the course. Topics will change with semesters. May be repeated for credit for total of 6 hours.


BUS 2213
INTRO HUMAN ANATOMY

This course is designed for the student desiring knowledge relative to the human structure and basic functioning of the human body. This course meets the basic requirement of in-breadth, but not in-depth study of the human body.


BUS 2223
MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION I

Pre-requisite: BUS 0903. Introduces the student to the skills needed to properly format medical documentation such as history and physical reports, operative reports, discharge summaries, etc. Provides training in the transcribing of documents from recordings using a microcomputer and transcription machine.


BUS 2233
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

Study of terms that relate to body systems, anatomical structures, medical processes and procedures, drugs and a variety of diseases that afflict humans. This course includes medical word construction, definitions, spellings, and the use of terms in the medical field.


BUS 2243
DISEASE PROCESSES

Pre-requisites: BUS 2213 and BUS 2233. Coverage of the nature of diseases and human conditions. Includes symptoms, signs, etiological factors, diagnostic studies, and treatments.


BUS 2253
DIAGNOSTIC (ICD-9-CM) CODING

Pre-requisites: BUS 2213 and BUS 2233. Introduces the student to the concepts of coding medical conditions and procedures. The student will gain entry-level proficiency in the techniques of coding using the ICD- 9-CM (International Classification of Diseases, 9th revision, Clinical Modification) system.


BUS 2263
PROCEDURAL (CPT) CODING

Pre-requisite: BUS 2253. Introduces the student to the concepts of coding medical procedures in the physician office. The student will become familiar with entry-level proficiency in the techniques of coding using the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) system.


BUS 2273
MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION II

Pre-requisite: BUS 2223. Includes advanced word and information processing concepts and advanced applications.


BUS 2283
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

This course is designed to present an indepth study of the anatomical structure of the human body. Students in this course will be presented concepts which will continue to develop a basic understanding of the internal relationships within the human body.


BUS 2303
MONEY AND BANKING

Addresses the various financial markets as well as economic factors and their impact on the banking industry.


BUS 2313
DEPOSIT OPERATIONS

Covers customer services, teller functions, new accounts, accounts payable, trusts, estates, branch security, general ledger banking, e-banking and online banking, call support, confidentiality, and research in banking.


BUS 2333
LOAN OPERATIONS

All aspects of consumer and commercial lending as well as financial and insurance statements. Other topics that will be addressed include managing loan files, assessing risk in lending, understanding issues of regulation and compliance, bankruptcy, credit reports, and appraisals.


BUS 2903
INTERNSHIP

Provides students with experience in a business setting. Students will participate in internship during the final phase of program completion. There will be contracts signed between the school, students, and training site stating the rules and objectives of the internship.


BUS 2991
SPEC TOPIC/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY

This course is designed to introduce students to specific areas in Business Technology. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student. The topic will vary from offering to offering; thus, the course may be taken more than once for a total of 6 hours. This course requires 15 clock hours per one semester credit hour.


BUS 2992
SPEC TOPIC/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY

This course is designed to introduce students to specific areas in Business Technology. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student. The topic will vary from offering to offering; thus, the course may be taken more than once for a total of 6 hours. This course requires 15 clock hours per one semester credit hour.


BUS 2993
SPEC TOPIC/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY

This course is designed to introduce students to specific areas in Business Technology. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student. The topic will vary from offering to offering; thus, the course may be taken more than once for a total of 6 hours. This course requires 15 clock hours per one semester credit hour.


BUS 2994
SPEC TOPIC/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY

This course is designed to introduce students to specific areas in Business Technology. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student. The topic will vary from offering to offering; thus, the course may be taken more than once for a total of 6 hours. This course requires 15 clock hours per one semester credit hour.


BUS 2995
SPEC TOPIC/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY

This course is designed to introduce students to specific areas in Business Technology. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student. The topic will vary from offering to offering; thus, the course may be taken more than once for a total of 6 hours. This course requires 15 clock hours per one semester credit hour.


BUS 2996
SPEC TOPIC/BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY

This course is designed to introduce students to specific areas in Business Technology. Course content and credit are designed to meet the needs of the student. The topic will vary from offering to offering; thus, the course may be taken more than once for a total of 6 hours. This course requires 15 clock hours per one semester credit hour.


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