The Computer Operations diploma program is designed to provide college students with job-related training in a variety of computer fields.  Gwinnett College students will complete courses relating to the various Microsoft Office applications relating to word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation creation.  The Computer Operations diploma program also includes training in administrative office procedures and accounting.

Upon completion of the Computer Operations diploma program, college graduates will be able to seek entry-level positions as office administrators, accounting clerks, and document processors.  Gwinnett College graduates from the Computer Operations diploma program can transfer all of their credits into the Associate of Science Degree in Business, Computer Information concentration, program and complete their associate degree in three additional quarters.

Your Computer Operations training classes will include the following topics.

  • Office Procedures – the proper handling of calls, paperwork, filing, taking messages, work safety, supply ordering, invoice processing, and customer interaction.
  • Microsoft Word – an in-depth overview of word processing programs and component functions.
  • Microsoft Excel – practice in spreadsheet design, construction, and automation with macros.
  • Microsoft Access – instruction on database management systems for both small and large database deployments.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint – course in digital presentation programming and slide animation.
  • Microsoft Outlook – instruction on email clients, contact management, calendaring and task management functionality.
  • QuickBooks – an in-depth understanding of an accounting software tool to manage customers, vendors, clients, inventory and finances. Computer operations students will learn how to track business sales, income, and expenses through QuickBooks.

Gwinnett College offers computer operations courses to gain essential skills and training to achieve entry-level positions in this career field. These computer operations courses will be the first step in starting a rewarding career.

Please refer to the catalog for a listing of all courses in your program of interest.

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Call us today or complete the Request More Information form on the top of the page to take the next step towards your new career in the computer operations field.