Management - Office Management

Discover how to manage a business office and its personnel effectively with our Management-Office Management Associate of Applied Science degree. 

We've created this program for both new students and those already employed in business. Upon graduation, you can transfer to a four-year institution to continue your education or pursue new employment opportunities. We have program-to-program transfer agreements with such schools as Temple University, Southern New Hampshire University and Cabrini. Management AAS  classes are offered on campus as well as online.

Program outcomes
  • Apply managerial theory and practices to the key functional areas within an organization in today’s global business environment;
  • Examine the social, legal and ethical principles that guide appropriate and responsible managerial decision-making;
  • Apply critical-thinking and analytical acumen in order to determine appropriate actions;
  • Exhibit professional and proficient communication skills: verbal, written and interpersonal.

Program Curriculum

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General Education Requirements

Course ID Title Credits
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
ENG 102 or ENG 117 English Composition II or Writing for Business and Industry 3
CIS 110 or OFM 101 Computer Information Systems for Management or Business Software Essentials 3
Elective Oral Communication Elective 3
Elective Aesthetic Sensibility Elective 3
Elective Scientific Reasoning Elective 4
Elective Cultural Awareness and Diversity Elective 3
MAT 106, MAT 130, MAT 131 or ACC 110 Mathematics Applications, Probability and Statistics, Introduction to Statistics I or Business Mathematics 3 - 4

Major Requirements

Course ID Title Credits
ACC 150 or OFM 245 Legal Environment of Business or Desktop Publishing 3
MGT 111 Principles of Management 3
MGT 114 Strategic Analytics for Leaders 3
MGT 210 Ethical Decision-Making in Business 3
MGT 231 / CIS 231 Project Management 3
OFM 110 Microsoft Word Applications 3
OFM 161 Modern Office Management 3
OFM 198 Cooperative Internship in Office Management 3
OFM 243  Integrated Office Software Applications 3
OFM 250  Proofreading and Editing  3

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Full-time sample course schedule

Semester 1

Course ID Title Credits
ENG 101  English Composition I  3
CIS 110 or OFM 101 Computer Information Systems for Management or Business Software Essentials  3
ACC 105 or ACC 115 Survey of Accounting or Financial Accounting  3-4
MGT 111 Principles of Management 3
MAT 106, MAT 130, MAT 131 or ACC 110  Math Applications, Probability and Statistics, Introduction to Statistics I or Business Math  3-4

Semester 2

Course ID Title Credits
ENG 117 or ENG 102 Writing for Business and Industry or English Composition II  3
Elective  Any Oral Communication Elective 3
OFM 110 Microsoft Word Applications 3
OFM 250 Proofreading and Editing 3
OFM 161 Modern Office Management 3

Semester 3

Course ID Title Credits
ECO 110 or ECO 121 Elements of Economics or Macroeconomics  3
Elective  Any Aesthetic Sensibility Elective  3
MGT 210 Ethical Decision Making in Business  3
MGT 114 Strategic Analytics for Leaders 3
MGT 231 Project Management 3

Semester 4

Course ID Title Credits
Elective  Any Scientific Reasoning Elective  4
Elective  Any Cultural Awareness and Diversity Elective  3
OFM 243 Integrated Office Software Applications 3
ACC 150 or OFM 245 Legal Environment of Business or Desktop Publishing 3
OFM 198 Legal Environment of Business or Desktop Publishing 3

Part-time sample course schedule

Semester 1

Course ID Title Credits
ENG 101  English Composition I  3
MAT 106, MAT 130, MAT 131 or ACC 110  Math Applications, Probability and Statistics, Introduction to Statistics I or Business Math  3-4

Semester 2

Course ID Title Credits
ACC 105 or ACC 115 Survey of Accounting or Financial Accounting  3-4
ENG 117 or ENG 102 Writing for Business and Industry or English Composition II  3

Semester 3

Course ID Title Credits
MGT 111 Principles of Management  3
CIS 110 or OFM 101 Computer Information Systems for Management or Business Software Essentials  3

Semester 4

Course ID Title Credits
OFM 110 Microsoft Word Applications 3
Elective  Any Oral Communication Elective  3

Semester 5

Course ID Title Credits
OFM 250 Proofreading and Editing 3
OFM 161 Modern Office Management 3

Semester 6

Course ID Title Credits
ECO 110 or ECO 121 Elements of Economics or Macroeconomics  3
Elective  Any Scientific Reasoning Elective  4

Semester 7

Course ID Title Credits
MGT 210 Ethical Decision Making in Business  3
MGT 114 Strategic Analytics for Leaders 3
MGT 231 Project Management 3

Semester 8

Course ID Title Credits
OFM 243 Integrated Office Software Applications 3
ACC 150 or OFM 245 Legal Environment of Business or Desktop Publishing 3
OFM 198 Cooperative Internship in Office Management 3

Semester 9

Course ID Title Credits
Elective  Any Cultural Awareness and Diversity Elective  3
Elective  Any Aesthetic Sensibility Elective  3