Call the Technical Academy

217-872-4051 - Attendance
217-872-4050 - Main number
217-876-0918 - Fax

School Hours

Morning: 8:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Afternoon: 12:20 p.m. to 2:20 p.m.

Business Procedures/Accounting/Medical Terminology I and II

This program offers specialization options in accounting or medical terminology. Students learn how to be successful in a variety of professional situations in the healthcare or business fields. Professional and efficient use of technology such as e-mail, Internet, Windows 8, Mircrosoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher are taught. Students will learn about professional environments as well as personal finance, investing, marketing, and management. College Credit is earned through Richland Community College by taking this class.


Mrs. Rueff/Mrs. Livingston

Course Location

Richland Community College Campus

Areas of Study

  • Keyboarding for speed and accuracy
  • Create, edit, print and maintain documents
  • Workplace ethics
  • Teamwork
  • Managing stress and time
  • Preparing presentation materials
  • Employment skills
  • Internship opportunity

Dual Credit  

To learn about dual credit and see all the Tech Academy programs which offer credit through Richland Community College, visit our Dual Credit page.


Tech Academy Course

Richland Course/Credit

Tech Academy  Course

Richland Course/Credit

Total Possible Credits

1st Year  Students

2nd  Year  Students

Business Technology & Procedures 1






Choose 1 path

Word Processing / Keyboarding

OT 114 – 3 Credits


Professional Office

OT 170 – 3 Credits


Fundamentals of Accounting  ACCT 100 - 3 Credits

Spreadsheet Applications IT 120 - 3 Credits

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Medical Terminology OT 140 - 3 Credits

Business Technology & Procedures 2



Word Processing Applications

IT 130- 3 Credits