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The required textbooks for eMajor classes are available for purchase at

  • Valdosta State University Bookstore, VSU Bookstore For questions regarding purchasing your textbooks, please call 229-333-5669 or email Carolyn Price. If financial aid is your only means of payment, you may be able to use your financial aid funds to purchase your eMajor textbooks. Please contact the VSU Bookstore for assistance in (which you can pay for with financial aid).
  • Dalton State College, DSC Bookstore

While students are strongly encouraged to purchase their textbooks from the bookstore, it is not mandatory. If you choose to purchase your books elsewhere, you are responsible for ensuring that you receive the correct textbooks and that you receive them in a timely manner.

Introduction to Business ACED 1100 E01 Understanding Business (CUSTOM LOOSE LEAF) Nickels 10th 9780073517599
Beginning Keyboarding ACED 2000 E01

Ober; Gregg College Keyboarding & Document Processing Lessons 1-60 Kit 1 Word 2013

IRED Student Registration Card that can also be used for ACED 2300. (2) Students will need access to Word 2007, 2010, or 2013 on the computer they will be using. The software will NOT work with MAC Word 2011.

McGraw Hill 11th Edition 0077824636
Communications for the Workplace ACED 2050 E01 Aplia Printed Access Card for Business Communication: Process and Product Guffey 7th 9781111930028
Intermediate Keyboarding ACED 2300 E01 Option 1. College Keyboarding & Document Processing (GDP), Word 2010 Kit 2, Lessons 61-120 with Online Software Student Registration Card Ober, Johnson, Zimmerly 11th 0077356578
    Option 2. College Keyboarding & Document Processing (GDP), Word 2010, Lessons 61-120 text Ober, Johnson, Zimmerly 11th 0077319400

Option 3. Standalone software codes are also available for purchase, in case (a) one is lost, or (b) you purchased a used Kit 2 or a used textbook.

Required Storage Media: Jump drive (for saving your work)
Software: MS Word 2007, 2010, or 2013 on the computer where you will complete your assignments

Computer Technology Workplace

ACED 2400

E01, E02, E03

ePack: Computer Concepts & ePack: Computer Concepts and Microsoft® Office 2013: Illustrated + Microsoft Office 365 180-Day Trial Instant Access + SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects v1.0 Instant Access Code. No used books allowed. NOTE TO STUDENTS: Students must buy this bundle, which includes the book and the required SAM code. We are no longer using MS Office 2010. Students must have access to Office 2013. Parsons/Oja/Cram/
1st 1285932404
Desktop Publishing ACED 2700 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED VSU   No Text
Computer Systems ACED 3100 E01 Technology in Action Complete 10E Evans   9780133056228
Computerized Office Accounting ACED 3101 E01 Computerized Accounting with QuickBooks 2013 Villani and Rosa   9780763853143
Computer System for the Office ACED 3150 E01

Microsoft Windows 7 Illustrated Series Complete

Used books allowed. NOTE TO STUDENTS: Students must have access to Windows 7. No other version of Windows may be used.

Steve Johnson   978-0-538-74904-6
Applied Computer Technology ACED 3400 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Web Design and Multimedia ACED 3610 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Virtual Office Technology ACED 4020 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Office Management ACED 4050 E01 Administrative Office Management Short Course Gibson 13th 0538727691
Office Applications ACED 4070 E01        
Administrative Office Procedure ACED 4160 E01 OFFICE PROCEDURES FOR THE 21ST CENTURY (W/CD) BURTON 8th 9780135063897
Project Management for Technical Professions ACED 4820 E01        
Writing Legal/Social Science Profressions ENGL 3030 E01 A Practical Guide to Legal Writing & Legal Method Dernbach 4th 9780735591899
Heath Care Organizations HADM 3301 E01 Healthcare Management: Organizational Design & Behavior Burns, Bradley, Weiner  6th 9781435488182
Health Care Economics HADM 3302 E01 Health Care Economics Feldstein, Paul J.  7th 9781111313265
U S Health Care Systems HADM 3303 E01 The U.S. Health System: Origins and Functions Camille K. Barsukiewicz, Ph.D.; Marshall W. Raffel, Ph.D.; Norma K. Raffel 6th 9781418052980
Health Care Communication HADM 3304 E01 Communicating About Health: Current Issues and Perspectives Athena du Pre 3rd 9780195380330
Designing Health Communication Messages HADM 4301 Communicating About Health: Current Issues and Perspectives Du Pre   ISBN-10: 0199990271
Health Care Compliance HADM 4401       978-1-4283-2004-8
Intro to Paralegalism LEAS 1100 E01 The Empowered Paralegal   Mongue, Robert E.   9781594606854
Legal Research I LEAS 3200 E01 LEGAL RESEARCH ANALYSIS & WRITING HAMES   9780135109441
Legal Research II LEAS 3201 E01 Legal Research, Analysis, and Writing Joanne Banker Hames and Yvonne Ekern, Pearson 4th 9780135109441
Pre-Trial Preparation/Procedure LEAS 3210 E01 The Litigation Paralegal, A Systems Approach James W.H.McCord, J.D., Cengage 5th 9781418016043
Family Law LEAS 4200 E01 Family Law for the Paralegal Ehrlich, J. Shoshana 6th 9780735587731
Consumer Law LEAS 4210 E01 CONSUMER LAW & PROTECTION BEVANS   9781594608377
Special Topics in LEAS LEAS 4802 E01 Immigration Law for Paralegals Maria Isabel Casablanca and Gloria Roa Bodin 3rd 9781594608179
Reflective Seminar I ORGL 3000 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Reflective Seminar II ORGL 3050 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Reflective Seminar III ORGL 4000 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Capstone Seminar ORGL 4690 E01 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Prior Learning Documentation PLA 2000 E01 Earn college credit for what you know Council For Adult Experiential Learning   9780757596919
Intro to Public Administration POLS 3600 E01, E02 The Politics of the Administrative Process Kettl, Donald F. 5th 978-1-4833-3293-2
PADM and Public Policy Formation POLS 3610 E01 Understanding Public policy Dye, Thomas 14th 9780205238828
Government Org/Admin Theory POLS 4600 E01 Theories of Public Organization Robert B. Denhardt, 6th 978143908623
    Classic Readings in Organizational Behavior J. Steven Ott, Sandra J. Parkes, Richard B. Simpson 4th 9780495094746
Public Personnel Admin POLS 4610 E01 Public Personnel Management Klinger, Donald E., John Nalbandian, and Jared Llorens 6th 9780136026884
Public Finance Administration POLS 4620 E01, E02 A Budgeting Guide for Local Government Bland, Robert L. 2nd 9780873267137
Intergovernmental Relations POLS 4650 E01 American Intergovernmental Relations: A Fragmented Federal Polity [Paperback] Stephens, G. Ross and Nelson Wikstrom   0195172027
Project Management for PA POLS 4800 Fundamentals of Project Management Joseph Heagney   9780814417485‏
Website Admin/Strat: Plan/Eval POLS 4860 E01 WordPress For Dummies
Lisa Sabin-Wilson 6th 978-1-118-79161-5
Spec Topics Public Administration POLS 4860 E01 DIVERSITY & PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION RICE   9780765622631
Information Management POLS 4860 E02 NO TEXT REQUIRED      
Project Management for PA POLS 4860 E03

Fundamentals of Project Management


Joseph Heagney.J.  3rd 9780814417485.
Spec Topics Public Administration POLS 4860 E04 Two Required Texts:  Clout: The Art and Science of Influential Web Content Jones, Colleen 1st 10: 0321733010 | 13: 978-0321733016 
    WordPress for Dummies Sabin-Wilson, Lisa 5th 10: 1118383184 | 13: 978-1118383186
Intro to I/O Psychology PSYC 3800 Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Research and Practice Spector, Paul E. 6th 12

10: 1-118-34067-1
13: 978-1-118-34067-7