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I-BEST:Office Technology


I-BEST Specialist
Eve Sternberg 
(206) 546-6930 



Ruth Duffy, ESL

(206) 533-6766 rduffy@shoreline.edu

This three-quarter certificate program gives computer beginners a solid foundation for more advanced office technology training. Students learn office computer skills while also improving basic skills and English for the office. The program prepares students to work in a variety of entry level office positions such as office clerk or data entry clerk. Students earn credits that provide a head start on the way to advanced business technology certificates or degrees. 


Reserve your spot for Fall 2015!

  1. Speak with the I-BEST Specialist or Advisor
  2. Complete the CASAS Placement test
  3. Explore options for financial aid

Program Benefits

  • Computer beginners are welcome
  • 34 college credits applicable to several AAAS degrees
  • Only 3 quarters to completion
  • Extra support for ESL and basic skills students

 For more program information, click here.


 1st Quarter

 Monday - Thursday:

 9:00 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.

 2nd Quarter

 Monday - Thursday:

 9:00 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.

3rd Quarter

Monday - Thursday:

9:00 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.

  • English for the Office (ESL students only)
  • Beginning Keyboarding
  • Word, Level 1
  • Human Relations
  • File Management
  • Excel, Level 1
  • Speed Keyboarding 1
  • English Communication
  • Speed Keyboarding 2
  • English Communication
  • Office Procedures 1
  • Internship