Administrative Information Management Option
Course Title Course Number Semester Taken Credits Prerequisites
College Writing I ENG111 3 ENG095 or placement and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
College Writing II ENG112 3 ENG111
Group Dynamics PSY107 satisfies Area 2 3 co-req OIM199
World View From Area 3 3
Quantitative Thought From Area 4 3 MAT097 or placement
Science and Technology From Area 5 4
Humanities From Area 6 3
Office and Information Management: Technology on the Move OIM199 satisfies LCS requirement 3 co-req PSY107 must be taken with OIM199; ENG095 or placement and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement pre/co-req OIM101
Applications/Concepts CIT110 3 ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Introduction to Business BUS101 3 ESL098 and ESL099 or RDG095 and ENG090 or placement
Records and Information Management OIM106 3 pre/co-reqs OIM101 and CIT110
Documentation Generation II OIM110 3 OIM101 and CIT110 or Chair approval
Business Correspondence and Editing OIM130 3 ENG095; pre/co-req OIM101
Admin Tech and Procedures OIM115 3 pre/co-reqs OIM101 and CIT110
Principles of Internet and Information Security CIT118 3 CIT110,or CIT113,or CIT120 or Chair approval
Admin Business Communication OIM230-see note* Fall 3 pre/co-reqs OIM106, OIM110, OIM115, and OIM130
Database Design with MS Access CIT128 3 CIT110, or CIT113, or CIT120 or Chair approval
Design Support Using MS Excel CIT234 3 CIT110, or CIT113, or CIT120 or Chair approval
Collaboration, Communication and Integration in MS Office CIT250 3 CIT110, or CIT113, or Chair approval
Office and Information Management Internship OIM299 Spring 3 pre/co-req all core courses or Chair approval
Total Credits 61

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OIM101 is a prerequisite or co-requisite to program, which should be taken prior to or during the first semester. An exemption exam is available through the Center for Self-Directed Learning in the H-Building for students who type 40 words per minute or more with accuracy and know MS Word and document format.

*Note: Administrative Business Communication OIM230 must be taken during the fall semester prior to enrolling in OIM299.

Bunker Hill Community College is currently not accepting students into this program.

Option Overview

The Office and Information Management Department’s mission is to provide industry-identified knowledge, skills, and abilities to prepare students for entry-level careers within office administration and/or medical office administration fields. For individuals already employed within these fields, professional development can be obtained through the more advanced courses. In addition, transfer to four-year programs is possible. The department offers a capstone internship program for all degree students.

The Administrative Information Management Option prepares students to work in an executive office environment. The option focuses on MS Office applications including security issues and integration of software. Students participate in an internship in a business setting during their last spring semester to reinforce skills learned. Classes in this option are suitable for individuals who seek retraining, upgrading of computer or management skills, or who seek MOUS certification.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this option qualify for job opportunities within a wide range of businesses, corporations, and government agencies. Graduates qualify for entry-level positions such as account specialist or representative, executive/administrative assistant, executive secretary, office administrator, computer applications specialist, customer service representative, or information processing specialist.

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in computer operations and software applications. 
  • Qualify for the MOUS certification exam. 
  • Use the complete range of Microsoft applications effectively and efficiently. 
  • Demonstrate proficiency in office operations and communication media.