Office Information Systems, Associate in Applied Science

Florissant Valley, Forest Park, Meramec, Wildwood, and Online

This program is designed to prepare students to be proficient in the use of office technology including current computer hardware, operating and application software, and traditional as well as state-of-the-art office equipment such as digital devices. Students in this program will become proficient at using computer business applications and current office technologies. In addition to learning to use these skills in the workplace, they will learn to supervise and train others in their use. The courses provide students with both the theoretical and practical knowledge required to perform as productive office professionals.

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At the completion of the program, students are expected to:

  1. develop a professional high-quality portfolio with items that are clearly introduced, well organized, creatively displayed, and show connection between items.
  2. produce industry-specific business documents, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations.
  3. deliver a highly professional presentation that demonstrates a high level of industry specific knowledge and skills, and a high level of preparedness for employment.
  4. demonstrate a mastery of skills that clearly demonstrate supportive skills, which includes communication, problem solving, creativity, and critical thinking.
  5. reflect on a critique of work, and suggest constructive practical alternatives.

Program of Study

Career General Education
ENG 101College Composition I (MOTR ENGL 100)3
COM 101Oral Communication I (MOTR COMM 100)3
XXX xxxNatural Science/Mathematics Elective3
BUS 103Business Mathematics3
XXX xxxSocial & Behavioral Sciences: Civics Requirement3
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology (MOTR SOCI 101)3
Physical Education Activity
Select 2 credit hours2
Program Requirements
ACC 100Applied Accounting3
BUS 104Introduction to Business Administration3
MGT 101Introduction to Supervision3
IS 102Keyboarding and Formatting3
IS 122Windows3
IS 136Internet Fundamentals1
IS 116Computer Literacy3
IS 109Proofreading and Editing1
IS 151Computer Applications in Business4
IS 154Web-Based Productivity Applications2
IS 139Web Publishing3
IS 152Computer Applications in Business-Intermediate3
IS 165Computer Applications-Microsoft Project1
IS 200Electronic Records Management2
IS 209Computer Applications - Advanced3
IS 210Office Technology and Procedures3
IS 291Workplace Learning: Information Systems3
Total Credit Hours64
New PlanGrids
First Year
Fall Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
IS 102 Keyboarding and Formatting3
IS 116 Computer Literacy3Reading Proficiency.
IS 122 Windows3Reading Proficiency.
ENG 101 College Composition I (MOTR ENGL 100)3ENG 030 or ENG 070 with a grade of "C" or better or recommendation of department and Reading Proficiency or concurrent enrollment in RDG 030.
BUS 104 Introduction to Business Administration3Reading Proficiency.
Physical Education Elective1 One credit must be activity
Credit Hours16
Spring Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
IS 136 Internet Fundamentals1IS 122 or IS 123 and Reading Proficiency.
IS 151 Computer Applications in Business4IS 122 or IS 123 or IT 102 or equivalent experience.
IS 139 Web Publishing3Reading Proficiency.
IS 165 Computer Applications-Microsoft Project1Reading Proficiency.Apply for Computer Application CS
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (MOTR SOCI 101)3Reading Proficiency.
MGT 101 Introduction to Supervision3Reading Proficiency.
Physical Education Elective1 One credit must be activity
Credit Hours16
Second Year
Fall Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
IS 109 Proofreading and Editing1IS 101 or IS 102 and Reading Proficiency.
IS 152 Computer Applications in Business-Intermediate3IS 151 and Reading Proficiency.
ACC 100 Applied Accounting3Reading Proficiency.
BUS 103 Business Mathematics3Reading Proficiency.
Natural Science/Mathematics Elective3  
Social & Behavioral Sciences: Civics Requirement3  
Credit Hours16
Spring Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
COM 101 Oral Communication I (MOTR COMM 100)3Reading Proficiency or concurrent enrollment in RDG 030 or ENG 070.Apply for graduation
IS 154 Web-Based Productivity Applications2IS 151 and Reading Proficiency.
IS 200 Electronic Records Management2IS 118 or IS 151 and Reading Proficiency.
IS 209 Computer Applications - Advanced3IS 152 and Reading Proficiency.
IS 210 Office Technology and Procedures3IS 165, IS 209 and Reading Proficiency.
IS 291 Workplace Learning: Information Systems3Enrollment in an IS program, department approval, and Reading Proficiency.
Credit Hours16
Total Credit Hours64

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**Students completing a course that has been assigned a MOTR number may transfer that course to any public institution in Missouri. Those who complete CORE 42 requirements will have that verification on their transcript.

*** It is your responsibility to verify that the courses listed above will transfer to the four-year institution of your choice.  Maximize your transfer credits/classes by meeting with an academic advisor.