2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog 
    
    Mar 01, 2024  
2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Business Office - Basic Certificate


The Business Office - Basic Certificate is designed to give students foundational skills they need for entry-level clerical, receptionist, and information-sharing positions in a variety of business and office settings.

Credit Hours Required: 7

Note: Students are expected to have mastered basic keyboarding and computer skills before beginning this program.

This certificate is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid. To explore other financial aid opportunities, please visit YC Admission.

Note: This program can be completed entirely online.

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of the Administrative Professional - Basic Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Communicate in a professional manner using various methods in the context of common business practices.
  2. Analyze career opportunities for business office positions in all types and sizes of companies.
  3. Use technology to organize information and complete administrative tasks and responsibilities.
  4. Recognize soft skills needed by an employee and/or a member leader of a team to accomplish the goals of the organization.