Business Paraprofessional Management

This certificate is a joint effort between the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) and New Jersey’s community colleges for a career ladder certificate program. It is designed for Educational Support Services (ESP) personnel and secretarial/clerical office personnel who wish to obtain a college certificate and/or pursue a degree.

The certificate program includes 18 credit hours of Atlantic Cape business related courses and 12 credit hours of a *Certificate of Competency in Education Support Services (earned by completing 200 clock hours of non-credit instruction plus 24 months of employment and NJEA membership).

For information, contact the Information Systems and Aviation Studies area coordinator, Svetlana Marzelli, at (609)343-5017 or smarzell@atlantic.edu.

Courses Credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
ENGL101-Composition I
3
PSYC101-General Psychology
3
CISM125-Introduction to Computers
3
TOTAL CREDITS
9
PROGRAM COURSES
BUSN120-Principles of Management
3
CISM162-Microcomputer Applications Using Spreadsheets
3
TCOM125-Technical Communication
3
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS
9
*Certificate of Competency in Educational Support Services
12
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE
30
(CBPM) EFFECTIVE FALL 2013  
Upon completion of this Academic Certification you will have received the necessary training to apply for jobs such as: Secretary, Administrative Assistant, Administrative Secretary, Office Assistant, Clerk Typist, Office Manager, Administrative Technician, Department Secretary, Administrative Associate, Administrative Support Assistant (ASA), and many more. Please follow the link below to find out about additional job opportunities to which this certificate may lead.
Secretaries except legal medical & executive, SOC Code– 43-6014-00
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/43-6014.00
Cost of Program 2010-2011 Academic Year
Tuition $2844.00
Fees $702.00
Books/Supplies $884.00
Misc. $.00
Total $4430.00
Please note that costs are estimates only.