Are you or your employees looking for additional training in specific business related or computer classes? The Centralia College Foundation is offering a matching scholarship for all Chamber members and their employees through the Ellis Oliver Matching Scholarship. These scholarships are available for fall quarter, which begins September 18th. Details and a listing of the classes below. Registration for these classes will begin August 30th. For more information on these classes or how to register, please call the Centralia College Foundation Office at (360) 623-8942.
FALL QUARTER (classes run September 18-December 4) Registration deadline is September 18
PRACTICAL ACCOUNTING 1
3069 ACCT 110A – 3 credits 8-8:50am MWF WAH 205
Emphasizes fundamental principles of double-entry accounting as applied to bookkeeping systems. The course focuses on the development of the accounting cycle for small businesses and professional organizations.
INTRO TO BUSINESS
315 BUS& 101A4 – 5 credits 10-10:50am MWF WSC215
Introduction to the world of business. Emphasis will include functions of business, management, types of business ownership, human resources, production, marketing, ethics, and the role of accounting.
3164 BUS 240A3 – 5 credits 12-12:50pm MWF MSG106
This course emphasizes the principles and concepts of merchandising management and studies store management, inventory control, purchasing, pricing, logistics, customer relationship management, and advertising.
KEYBOARD SKILLBUILDING 1
3123 BTEC 102B4 – 3 credits 9-9:50am Daily WAH 207
3124 BTEC 102C4 – 3 credits 10-10:50 am Daily WAH 207
Individualized skillbuilding program for increasing keyboarding speed and improving accuracy. Upon completion of this course, students should be able to type at a minimum of 35wpm with no more than one error per minute. Prerequisite: BTEC 101 and typing at 35wpm or instructor permission.
3128 BTEC 110A4 – 5 credits 11-11:50am Daily WAH 205
Editing skills including grammar, punctuation, proofreading, and spelling for office correspondence. A basis for machine transcription, business communication, and office procedures.
3135 BTEC 210A4 – 5 credits 9-9:50am Daily WAH 205
3136 BTEC 210B4 – 5 credits 11-11:50am Daily WAH 207
Class covers Word in depth: document preparation, formatting, graphics, WordArt, columns, sorts, charts, mail merge, and styles. Students will format business documents to business standards. Prerequisite: keyboard skill of 35wpm
3139 BTEC 214A3 – 5 credits 12-12:50pm MTWTh WAH 205
A hands-on approach for beginning through intermediate level applications of Excel spreadsheet using a variety of business applications. Prerequisite: word processing, windows, keyboard skills.
3143 BTEC 218R – 4 credits 12:30-2:30pm TTh MORTON 112 (taught in Morton only)
Course covers desktop publishing terminology and concepts to plan, create, and design professional-looking businesses and personal documents. Prerequisite: Word, keyboard speed of 35wpm.
3149 BTEC 220A4 – 1 credit 8-8:50am TTh WAH 111
Touch control of 10-key pad with emphasis on speed and accuracy. Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division techniques used in solving business problems. Basic or Business Math recommended first. Lab fee $7.15.
3153 BTEC 233A4 – 3 credits 12-12:50pm MWF WAH 207
Basic principles and procedures of records storage and management. Practice indexing, coding, and filing for alphabetic, numeric, subject, geographic filing systems, and introduction to forms design.
3611 SMGT 157R – 2 credits 1-2pm TTh MORTON 112 (taught in Morton)
Beginning keyboarding. Upon completion of this class, students should be able to type at 20 wpm. Class fee $45.13.
4157 SMGT 161S4 – 4 credits 4:30-5:30pm MW MORTON 112 (taught in Morton)
Courseware incorporates an accelerated, step-by-step, project based approach to creating a company, working with customer, vendor and banking transactions along with inventory, payroll, and balance sheet accounts. Use quick learning tutorials for audio instruction. Class fee $87.13.
If you or your employees are interested in taking any of these classes, please contact the Foundation office at (360) 623-8942. The Matching Scholarship will cover one half of your tuition and fees. The balance of the tuition and fees as well as any books or lab fees are the enrollee’s responsibility and are payable at the time of registration.