Business & Computer Science Lab

The Business & Computer Science Area lab

is open to support: Accounting, Business, Business Technology, Computer Science, Management, Marketing, and Real Estate. Students work in an open lab environment and are expected to follow the lab rules and to respect those around them. Computer support for all of the area computers and laptops is based from the BCS (CMC 412) Lab. There is no support for student's personal computers or software. The lab is only open during instructional days.

Handy Lab Shortcuts


Regular Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm 8:00 am am - 4:30 pm Closed

Note: The lab doors will be locked 15 minutes before the lab closes.

Summer Hours

Monday  Tuesday – Thursday Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm 7:30 am - 6:00 pm Closed

Note: The lab doors will be locked 15 minutes before the lab closes.

Typing Test Certification

Typing Test Certification ARC Business & Computer Science Computer Lab (CMC 412)

For Students and Staff Only

Appointment Only (no walk-ins accepted)
Please call for appointment times (916-484-8214)
(days/times are subject to change throughout the semester)

Current Students*/Employees* - $5
(proof of enrollment/employment required)

Graduation Requirement* - No Charge

Enrolled in BUSTEC 300/100 - No Charge

*Must have picture ID

The BCS computer lab (CMC 412) is closed
during school holidays--no typing tests provided.

Graduation Requirement Information

Time Limit: 5-Minute

Must Score: 25 Words Per Minute (WPM) with 5 or fewer errors

Ability to Touch Type: Type alphabetic keys using the
correct fingers on the correct keys without looking at hands or keyboard.

If the above requirements are not met,
BUSTEC 300.1 must be taken, which is offered every 8 weeks.

Off-Campus Typing Certification Testing Available to Everyone

Corestaff Services

8880 Centre Drive, Suite #100 | Sacramento, CA 95826  - Fee $10
Please call in advance for an appointment time - (916) 483-9180

Greater Sacramento Urban League

3725 Marysville Blvd. | Sacramento, CA 95838 - Fee $10 cash
Bring a valid photo ID
Call for appointment:  916-286-8600 - Press 7 and follow prompt

Hillsdale Career Center-One Stop

Sacramento Works/Sacramento Employment Training Agency (SETA)
5655 Hillsdale Blvd., Ste. 8 | Sacramento, CA 95842 - FREE
Bring two forms of ID (driver's license, social security card).  
Call for appointment: 916-263-4100

Sunrise Tech Center

7322 Sunrise Blvd. | Citrus Heights, CA 95610 - Fee $25 cash payable day of test
Call for appointment: 916-971-7654

Twin Rivers Adult School - Grand Avenue Location

1333 Grand Avenue | Sacramento CA 95838 - Fee $10 cash
Call for appointment: 916-566-1600, ext. 66909

Business & Computer Science Area lab

Area Dean - Kirsten Corbin

Administrative Assistant: Nadezhda Lukashov

Clerk III - Kevin Xiong
Supervisor: Gerald Nuckols
Phone: 916-484-8214

Office Location: Computer Math Complex (CMC) 412

The Business & Computer Science Area Office


Ed Bartholome - Senior IT Technician
Walter Bennett - Senior IT Technician
Todd Howton - Senior IT Technician


Rachel Garcia - Lead Instructional Assistant
Tiffany Manosh - Instructional Assistant (Morning)
Dan Papineau - Instructional Assistant (Evening)
Darin Porter - Instructional Assistant (Evening)
Jeanne Reed - Instructional Assistant (Morning)