Diploma Programs

 

Business Administration

BA program at OCMT offers a clear path toward careers in management and administration. This program provides students with key understanding of business requirements while integrating SAP application into its core courses. Students will learn how to use this system in completing day-to-day operational tasks. 

As a Business Administrator, you are an organization’s Administrative Officer. Administrative Officers or Business Administrators often take on roles such as Executive Assistants to Executive Management. They engage in daily administration of the company. Oversee and implement administrative procedures, establish work priorities, business communication, and coordinate the acquisition of administrative services such as office space, supplies and security services on a daily basis. The position of a Business Administrator is very important to the organization in managing the entire office activities.

Careers

Example of careers in this field include, but not limited to:

  • Banking,  Insurance, Securities & Other Financial Institutions
  • Professional Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Health Care
  • Accounting Firms 
  • Legal 
  • Government
  • Telecommunication
  • Gas & Energy
  • Other industries where effective administration is required.

For admissions, see General Admission Requirements

 

Accounting & Payroll Administration

APA program offers a dual career path to Accounting or Payroll profession. The blend of hands-on training, computer lab experience and co-op placement is expected to provide the necessary skills required to attract great career opportunities. Specifically, the addition of SAP-based courses provide competitive advantage in the job market. 

As a student of this program, you will have the opportunity to learn with latest technologies that we believe would aid your transition from campus to career. As an Accounting and Payroll Professional, your contributions to the organization is easily acknowledged as you work with others to balance the books and keeping record of payroll processes.

This program consists of courses that are often required by employers, and taught by experienced instructors who combines academic expertise with industry experience. Students of this program would have opportunities to learn from the current industry best practices using Accounting and payroll application software.

Functions of Accounting and Payroll Professionals 

Accounting and Payroll  Administrators are an organizations’ Financial & Payroll record processors and keepers. As an Accounting and Payroll Professional your contributions to the organization is easily acknowledged as you work with others to balance the books and keeping record of payroll processes.

The tasks of an Accounting and Payroll professionals involve many tasks which include, reviewing and analyzing accounting information, preparing employee payroll, running payroll cycle, and updating accounting documents with each employee’s payroll data.  They update and maintain accounting records, tabulates expenditures, receipts, accounts payables and receivables. 

More about the responsibilities and opportunities that exist in this career path can be found in the students’ admissions package.  

Careers

Upon completing Accounting and Payroll Administration program, students will be able to seek career opportunities in various industries including but not limited to:

  • Human Resources and Recruiting
  • Payroll Processing
  • Banking, Insurance, Securities & Other Financial Institutions
  • Manufacturing
  • Public Services & Government 
  • Professional Services 
  • System Integration 
  • Telecommunication

At the end of this program, the graduates are expected to have gained the knowledge and the skills necessary to gain an entry into Accounting and Payroll profession. 

Instructional Approach

  • Instructor-led teaching
  • Hands-on approach
  • Co-op placement 

Common Job titles

  • Accounting Associate 
  • Accounting Officer
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable 
  • Accounting Administrator  
  • Payroll Administrator 
  • Payroll Associate
  • Accounting & Payroll Administrator

 

Admission Requirements and Tuition

See General Admission requirements and Financing for tuition.