Virtual Business Professional

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2458)

The Virtual Office Professional provides students with computer and technology skills and knowledge required to create, maintain, and conduct a virtual (Web-and technology-based) business. Emphasizes the creation, marketing, and management of the virtual office, and the development of key office support and technical skills required in the virtual environment. Students who successfully complete the program will gain entry-level employment as virtual office assistant, virtual office computer support specialist, virtual executive assistant, virtual secretary, virtual office manager/administrator, virtual marketing assistant, and virtual website support technician.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Student will create a virtual office presence that is easy to navigate, accurate, and appealing to the audience.
  • Student will create a virtual presence that is open to the ideas and suggestions of customers, clients, and other interested parties and is sensitive to the service needs.
  • Student will convey a strong sense of customer service and maintain sensitivity to the diverse cultures that access his/her virtual office.
  • Student will conduct research using a variety of tools and resources and apply evaluative skills in assessing the information and extracting that which is important to his/her business or personal goals.
Program Requirements
BUS 191CREATING AND MANAGING A VIRTUAL OFFICE3
BUS 192MARKETING A VIRTUAL OFFICE3
BUS 200AMICROSOFT WORD: BEGINNING2.5
BUS 200BMICROSOFT WORD: ADVANCED2.5
BUS 206FILING AND RECORDS MANAGEMENT2.5
BUS 210BUSINESS ENGLISH3
Total Units16.5