2017 Programs Offered

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2017 Program Outlines


Certificates*:

Information Technology Certificate

Program Description: With an ever changing environment in the global community, people at all level of employment will need to have a foundation in information technology. This certificate is designed to let students explore a range of information technology subjects before they decide on an area of specialization. The program is designed in a manner which allows graduates of the program to obtain marketable skills upon graduation of this program alone. All of the courses are transferable with full credit to higher education programs offered at the University.

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Health Care Specialist Certificate - Medical Administrative Assistant

Program Description: The Health Care Specialist Certificate program provides opportunities for students to enter into the healthcare field or to add additional skills and credentials to students already working in the healthcare field. With courses aligned with the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), students are able to obtain credentials required or preferred by employers in several health care sectors. All courses are transferrable to American Business & Technology Technical Diploma and Associate of Applied Science degrees in health care. The Health Care Specialist Certificate allows students to function as a productive and valuable member of the health care team. Students are stressed the importance of contributing to the well-being of the patient by demonstrating professional competence in their chosen specialty. Graduates may find employment in the healthcare field based on their program specialization.

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Health Care Specialist Certificate - Medical Billing and Coding

Program Description: The Health Care Specialist Certificate program provides opportunities for students to enter into the healthcare field or to add additional skills and credentials to students already working in the healthcare field. With courses aligned with the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), students are able to obtain credentials required or preferred by employers in several health care sectors. All courses are transferrable to American Business & Technology Technical Diploma and Associate of Applied Science degrees in health care. The Health Care Specialist Certificate allows students to function as a productive and valuable member of the health care team. Students are stressed the importance of contributing to the well-being of the patient by demonstrating professional competence in their chosen specialty. Graduates may find employment in the healthcare field based on their program specialization.

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Health Care Specialist Certificate - Electronic Health Records

Program Description: The Health Care Specialist Certificate program provides opportunities for students to enter into the healthcare field or to add additional skills and credentials to students already working in the healthcare field. With courses aligned with the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), students are able to obtain credentials required or preferred by employers in several health care sectors. All courses are transferrable to American Business & Technology Technical Diploma and Associate of Applied Science degrees in health care. The Health Care Specialist Certificate allows students to function as a productive and valuable member of the health care team. Students are stressed the importance of contributing to the well-being of the patient by demonstrating professional competence in their chosen specialty. Graduates may find employment in the healthcare field based on their program specialization.

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*** Total Cost includes books, software, shipping and ALL associated costs of the program.

 

Technical Diploma Programs*:

Computer Programming and Systems Design

Program Description: The Technical Diploma degree in Computer Programming and Systems Design combines studies in information technology, programming, and encompasses accepted theories regarding information systems management. The academic and professional skills focused on during the program provide a basic knowledge of high-level languages such as Java and Visual Basic and the Microsoft Office Suite, preparing them to function successfully in programming and systems design positions.

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Network Administration and Information Security

Program Description: This Network Administration and Information Security Diploma program will teach students the concepts and techniques of MS Office Suite with emphasis on Excel and Access, and fundamentals of programming logic. Students will develop the skills needed to manage a Windows Server 2008 system, and will be able to setup a small LAN/WAN networks.CompTIA certification - American Business and Technology University

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Business Administration and Information Technology

Program Description: The Technical Diploma in Business Administration and Information Technology introduces individuals to the functions and processes of a firm or organization and the use of technological information systems, including computing systems, as solutions to business and communications support needs. The program includes basic instruction in the principles of information technology, business office procedures, databases, Microsoft Office application programs, with specific emphases in Excel and Access. Also included is instruction in website design and development, and accounting. The academic and professional skills taught during the program prepare the graduate to function in the business office environment utilizing Office applications and computer technology.

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Health Information Technology

Program Description: The Technical Diploma in Health Information Technology program prepares individuals to perform functions and processes in health care facilities related to the daily operations. The graduate will demonstrate the basic understanding of medical terminology, medical transcription, insurance billing and coding practices, general office duties, and customer service.

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*** Total Cost includes books, software, shipping and ALL associated costs of the program.

 

AAS – Associate of Applied Science:

Computer Programming and Systems Design

Program Description: The Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Programming and Systems Design combines studies in information technology, programming, database design and implementation and encompasses accepted theories regarding information systems management and security. The academic and professional skills focused on during the program provide a basic knowledge of high-level languages such as Java and Visual Basic, SQL scripting using MySQL, ASP.NET, project management utilizing Microsoft Project, and the Microsoft Office Suite, preparing them to function successfully in programming and systems design positions.

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Network Administration and Information Security

Program Description: The Associate of Applied Science degree program in Network Administration and Information Security will prepare graduates to meet the challenges of the next decade in this high demand field. Successful graduates of this dual-emphasis program will be able to perform tasks associated with installing, upgrading and maintaining computer network systems in typical LAN/WAN environments.CompTIA certification - American Business and Technology University

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Business Administration and Information Technology

Program Description: The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Administration and Information Technology expands on the knowledge gained in the diploma courses by including instruction in the principles of database-driven websites, e-commerce, marketing, customer service, information security, and project management including practical applications utilizing Microsoft Project. Completion of the course will prepare the graduate to function in a technology driven business environment.

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Health Information Technology

Program Description: The Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology program prepares individuals to perform functions and processes in health care facilities related to managing, analyzing, and organizing patient medical records both electronic health records and paper-based health records. The primary program focus is ensuring the quality of medical records by verifying completeness, accuracy, and proper entry into computer systems. The graduate will demonstrate the basic understanding of the electronic health care record, medical law and HIPAA standards, insurance billing and coding practices, abstraction of data, general office duties, and customer service.

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*** Total Cost includes books, software, shipping and ALL associated costs of the program.

 

BAS – Bachelor of Applied Science (2+2 Programs)*:

Business Management in the Global Economy

Program Description: The Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Business Management in the Global Economy prepares individuals to face the management and administrative challenges encountered in the current high- tech global environment. The core courses in the program are designed to provide the student with the statistical analysis, economics, business law, accounting and finance knowledge and skills to identify and analyze business issues; the marketing abilities to develop functional solutions; and the management disciplines to implement and maintain those solutions. The general education components of the program augment these abilities from the obvious courses in technical writing, business psychology, and safety and health in the workplace, to the indirect influences of political and environmental science.

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Business Management in the Global Economy with Emphasis in Marketing

Program Description: The Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Business Management in the Global Economy with emphasis in Marketing prepares individuals to face the marketing management and administrative challenges encountered in the current high-tech global environment. The core courses in the program are designed to provide the student with the statistical analysis, economics, business law, accounting and finance knowledge and skills to identify and analyze business issues; the marketing abilities to develop functional solutions and manage the resources to implement and maintain those solutions. The general education components of the program augment these abilities from the obvious courses in technical writing, business psychology, and safety and health in the workplace, to the indirect influences of political and environmental science.

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Information Systems Engineering - Networking and Security

Program Description: The Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Systems Engineering – Networking and Security will prepare graduates to meet the complex multi-faceted challenges of today’s network and security field with confidence. Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will able to install, maintain, and secure computer networking systems. A strong emphasis is placed on security as it applies to both network infrastructure and business continuity through disaster recovery. Graduates will also gain a wide spectrum of knowledge and skills including operating system fundamentals, technical knowledge of systems architecture, telecommunication fundamentals, and managing the systems development life cycle to assist the graduate in designing, managing, and implementing holistic information system solutions to meet today’s electronic business needs. Upon completion of the degree students are prepared to sit for industry standards certifications in A+ Essentials & Practical Application, Network+, and Security+ where otherwise qualified *.

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*** Total Cost includes books, software, shipping and ALL associated costs of the program.

 

Master of Business Administration Programs:

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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Credits: 36
Weeks: 72-96
Total Cost: $10,514
Program Description: The Master of Business Administration prepares individuals to face the advanced management and administrative challenges encountered in the current large scale and/or complex high-tech global organizations. The courses in the program are designed to provide the student with superior skills in online communications, leadership, marketing, information technology, operation management, and financial management needed to compete in the rapidly developing, highly competitive field of global business management.

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MBA - Project and Operations Management Concentration (MBA-PM)

Credits: 36
Weeks: 72-96
Total Cost: $10,514
Program Description: The Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Project and Operations Management, prepares individuals to face the advanced management and administrative challenges encountered in the current large scale and/or complex high-tech global organizations. In particular, this concentration provides technically and operationally-oriented professionals with the skills necessary to effectively and efficiently manage large-scale projects and continuously improve related organizational processes and procedures. Complementing classes on project and operations management, the courses in the program are designed to provide the student with superior skills in online communications, financial management and business law that are needed to compete in the rapidly developing, highly competitive field of global business management.

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