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Computer Applications / Business Technology

Contact Information

Aptos 831.479.6277
Watonville 831.786.4703
Learning Communities Center 831.477.3340

Jennifer Vered

Department Chair
Room 511B
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CABT courses teach the specialized technology skills necessary for career growth in today’s job market. The CABT degree can lead to a career in fields as diverse as IT, human resources, public administration, marketing, medical office management, and small business administration. The skills taught by our department are in high demand in several occupations.

Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants provide high-level support for an office and are needed in nearly every industry. Their duties include creating spreadsheets, managing databases, and preparing presentations and reports. The median annual pay for administrative assistants was $37,230 in 2016.

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Office Assistant

Every office needs an office clerk, and their work depends on the type of office they’re working for. Typically, clerk duties include performing data entry, filing and updating documents, scheduling appointments, and sending emails. The median annual pay for office clerks was $30,580 in 2016.

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Receptionists are employed in nearly every industry, and receptionist jobs are actually growing faster than most occupations. Their duties typically consist of answering phones, receiving visitors, and other general administrative tasks. The median annual pay for receptionists was $27,920 in 2016.

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Customer Service Representative

The duties of a customer service representative vary slightly by industry. Typically, they are in charge of addressing customer questions and concerns, processing billing and payments, and providing information about the company’s products and services. In 2016, the median pay for customer service reps was $32,300.

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