Office Technology


Working in a professional office requires professional skills. Maranatha’s Baptist Christian office technology associates degree will give you the tools you need to work competently and efficiently in an office setting. In addition to Bible and General Studies coursework, you’ll gain knowledge in traditional office techniques as well as current business technologies for success as a Christian in the workplace. Enthusiastic instructors with business experience will train you in office technologies such as advanced computer keyboarding, document processing, and administrative procedures. You will also develop proficiency in  Microsoft Excel, Access, and Word with an option to become certified in these Microsoft Office applications as a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS).

Suggested Schedule

Year 1

Fall Spring 
Introduction to Business & Management3Microsoft Word1
Computer Applications Seminar1Microsoft Excel1
Basic Keyboarding (proficiency)0Business Elective3
Old or New Testament Survey3Old or New Testament Survey3
English Composition 13English Composition 23
The Modern World3Fundamentals of Public Speaking2
Liberal Arts Core Elective3Open Elective3


Fall Spring 
Principles of Accounting 14Microsoft Access1
Desktop Publishing3Business Communication3
Document Processing3Administrative Procedures and Technology3
Business Elective3Business Elective6
Baptist Heritage3Bible Doctrine 1 or 23

Career Options

  • Executive assistant
  • Administrative assistant
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, or auditing clerk
  • Data entry specialist
  • Customer service representative
  • Transcriptionist
  • Desktop publisher
  • Receptionist
  • Web design assistant