Computer Applications and Web Technologies

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Mary Kramer
Dean of Career and Technical Education & Pre-College, (541) 506-6033

Degrees & Certificates

The Computer Applications and Web Technologies (CAWT) program prepares students for careers in administrative support. Many students take our courses to improve their current job skills or to learn new skills to move into a new career.

Courses in CAWT are intended to meet business career needs for:

  • administrative assistants
  • secretaries, receptionists
  • file clerks and data entry personnel
  • web developers and designers

Workers in these positions may perform a wide variety of duties as:

  • working with modern office technology to produce and file business documents
  • greeting the public
  • planning and scheduling
  • accounting
  • creating and editing web pages

All CAWT courses are offered yearly with many offered every term. Courses are offered on campus, as hybrid (on ground and online) and online. Check the term schedule to see when the courses you want are offered.

Open Educational Resources for CAWT


Course Name Credits
CAS 101 Introduction to Web Design & Development 1
CAS 102 Marketing with Social Media 3
CAS 103W Introduction to Computers: Using Windows 1
CAS 104 Basic Internet Skills 1
CAS 105 Writing for the Web 3
CAS 106 Intro to HTML for Designers 2
CAS 108 Beginning Photoshop 3
CAS 109 Digital Presentations 1
CAS 121 Beginning Keyboarding 3
CAS 122 Keyboarding for Speed and Accuracy 3
CAS 123 Production Keyboarding 3
CAS 133 Intro to Office Software 4
CAS 134 Introduction to Google Drive 3
CAS 140 Beginning Databases 4
CAS 170 Beginning Spreadsheets using Excel 3
CAS 180 Search Engine Optimization 2
CAS 181 Web Content Management 3
CAS 200 Web Trends 1
CAS 206 Web Design with HTML 4
CAS 208 Intermediate Photoshop 4
CAS 213 Cascading Style Sheets 4
CAS 215 JavaScript and jQuery 4
CAS 216 Beginning Word 3
CAS 217 Intermediate Word 3
CAS 225 Database Theory and MySQL 4
CAS 230 Design Principles 3
CAS 231 Desktop Publishing 3
CAS 235 Graphic Design 4
CAS 246 Integrated Computer Projects 4
CAS 270 Intermediate Spreadsheets using Excel 3
OS 131 10-key for Business 1
OS 220 Business Editing 4
OS 240 Filing and Records Management 4
OS 245 Office Systems and Procedures 4
OS 280F Cooperative Education: Administrative Assistant
OS 280G Cooperative Education: Administrative Assistant Seminar 1
Namesort descending Title Email Phone
Eric Greene Eric Greene Computer Applications/Office Systems Instructor
Patrick Hawke Computer Applications/Office Systems Instructor
Linda Hughitt Linda Hughitt Computer Applications/Office Systems Instructor
Siri Olson Siri Olson Computer Applications/Office Systems Instructor
Andrea Ware Computer Applications/Office Systems Instructor / Writing & Literature