Career Information Related
 Computer Applications 

Computer Applications Department Web Site

Sample of Job Titles and Salary Ranges

Administrative Assistant
Administrative Aide
Computer Assistant
Data Entry Assistant
Database Administrator
Desktop Publisher
Executive Secretary
Executive Assistant
Help Desk Support Staff
Office Manager
Office Assistant
Office Specialist
Project Coordinator

Web Administrator
Support Assistant
Web Content developer
Web Designer
Web Developer
Web Producer
Web Publisher
Web Site Assistant
Web Specialist

Beginning salaries range from $25,000 - $40,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Some Web related positions may be higher. This, too, depends on qualifications and experience.


Possible Employers

Computer Applications Internships
Montgomery College's Computer Applications (CA) Department offers qualifying students a college credit internship course. Students gain on-the-job experience in all areas of computer applications.

Potential Employers

  1. Anderson's Office Services, Baltimore
  2. Department of Energy, Germantown
  3. Kelly Services, Frederick
  4. Elite Personnel, Inc. Bethesda
  5. Adecco, Rockville
  6. Kaiser Permanente, Montgomery County
  7. LockHeed Martin, Bethesda
  8. Marriott International, Bethesda
  9. MAMSI, Rockville
  10. Microlog Corporation, Germantown
  11. SOTAS, Inc, Gaithersburg
  13. Hughes Network Systems, Rockville
  14. National Institutes of Health, Bethesda
  15., Gaithersburg
  16. e-centives, Inc., Bethesda



Sources of Additional Information

College Catalog: Computer Applications

Schedule of classes

Computer Applications Advisors

Counseling: Collegewide Page

Computer Applications/Computer Science Internship Program


Occupational Outlook Handbook
Salary Information in General
Enter "(job title)" in search engine, e.g.
Advisors: Rockville Campus:

General Career Information
All Computer Applications Faculty can assist with course information and counseling.

For specific information on :
Administrative and Executive Secretary Positions
Office Support; Help Desk

Prof. Carol Decker
Chair, Computer Applications Department
Campus Tower 427-A

Prof. Susan Cooperman
Campus Tower 420

Web Related Positions

Prof. Gail Youth
Campus Tower 426

Prof. Melissa Lizmi
Campus Tower 419

Prof. Deborah Solomon
Campus Tower 421

Database Systems 

Prof. Melissa Lizmi
Campus Tower 419

Desktop Publishing Positions

Advisors: Germantown Campus

All Computer Applications Faculty can assist with course information and advising.

General Computer Applications Advising and Web Related Positions

Professor Marianne Noyd, Chair CA Department
134 HTSC

General Computer Applications Advising 
Professor Gail South
223 HTSC
301/ 353-1931

Professor Sallie
134 HT
301/353 –1937

Professor Coliton
423 HT


Web Sites
MOUS certification is used by employers as a screening device to validate a job candidate’s knowledge and to promote employees to new positions. Additional information can be obtained from Microsoft site or by calling 800-488-9371.
International Association of Administrative Professionals, 10502 Northwest Ambassador Drive, P.O. Box 20404, Kansas City, MO 64195-9404. Telephone 816-891-6600. Web Address:
Computer Applications Career Resources




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Date Reviewed:  Spring 2005 awb