1254 Market Street, Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94102

General Clerical with Extended Microcomputers


Individuals in the 32 week program must obtain advanced computer skills as measured by scoring a 70% or above on the final examination in one computer class. They must obtain a 70% or above on the intermediate examination in a second computer class indicating intermediate level skills. They must complete two of the general clerical classes with a final grade of 70% or above.

 

The number of clock hours of instruction for completion of the 32 week certificate program are as follows:

 

Microcomputer Applications

135

Word Processing Skills

54

Data Entry Skills

84

Keyboarding

138

Calculator

54

Filing

43.75

Math

13.75

Bookkeeping

42

Job Search Skills

12

English as a Second Language

(if needed, otherwise these hours are distributed among computer and keyboarding classes)

288

TOTAL

864

 

Optional classes in this program are Medical Front Office and Internship. If students opt to participate in these classes there are less hours available for computer instruction. This class is designed to prepare individuals for employment as General Office Clerks, Customer Service Representatives, File Clerks, Medical Front Office Clerks, Data Entry Clerks, Bookkeeping Assistants, Accounts Payable and Receivable Clerks, Administrative Assistants and Receptionists.