Computer Applications Specialist

Associate in Applied Science

Modes of Instruction

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Kaskaskia College's Computer Applications Specialist Degree prepares you to support business information operations by using computer equipment to enter, process, and retrieve data for a wide variety of administrative purposes. Includes instruction in using basic business software and hardware, business computer networking, principles of desktop publishing, preparing mass mailings, compiling and editing spreadsheets, list maintenance preparing tables and graphs, receipt control, and preparing business performance reports.


Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy and also properly create and format business correspondence. 
  • Proficient in MS Office including the use of word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations. 
  • Use information technology tools specific to business to access, manage, integrate, and create information.
  • Demonstrate proficiency using advanced computer skills including desktop publishing, website design, and basic computer systems.

What You Can Do

Computer User Support Specialists

Program Details


Office Technology Faculty

Nathan Wilkins

Nathan Wilkins

Professor of Office Systems Technology
Kerri Richards

Kerri Richards

Associate Professor of Office Systems Technology

Contact Us

Nathan Wilkins

Professor of Office Systems Technology

Phone  |  618-545-3316


Phone  |  618-545-3040

Fax  |  618-545-3393

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