This program - Computer Business Application Specialisthelps develop fundamental computer, office administration and professional business skills. Emphasis is placed on learning operating systems, discovering what the Internet is all about, and gaining in-depth knowledge of the most popular word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software applications in use today. Furthermore, superior professional skills are developed – those which are highly sought after by all employers.
Graduates of this program will be able to administer computer application systems to meet the functional objectives of a business.
Successful graduates will be ideally suited for positions in small to medium-sized companies where an individual with superior software application skills is required.
This program helps students prepare for Microsoft Office
Specialist (MOS) certification.
• Grade 12 or equivalent OR mature student status (19 years of age and one year out of high school).
• Passing score on the entrance examination.
In order to graduate and receive a diploma, a student must obtain an average of at least 60% in each course of the program.
A student must complete the hours of the Career and Employment Strategies course and the Practicum/Work Experience in order to graduate and receive a diploma.
Student Success Strategies and Career and Employment Strategies
In addition to learning career-oriented skills, students at CDI
College also learn how to get a job in their chosen profession.This is why every diploma program includes our Student Success Strategies and Career and Employment Strategies courses.
Our Employment Services Department will assist the graduate in resume writing, as well as preparing for job interviews. Our staff is sensitive to current job market trends and the needs of employers in each local market.
Our graduates receive one of the most intensive job search
programs available anywhere in North America.