An Administrative Assistant graduate will be able to work in a business office as a manager, executive secretary, or as the right hand of the administrator. He/she will be able to use all components of the Office suite to create all business correspondence, including spreadsheets, presentations, and to perform basic accounting tasks. He/she can assist the administrator with planning his/her calendar, check and answer emails and keep the office organized. This program will also prepare students to pass the Microsoft Industry Certification Core and Expert Level Certification exam.
Are you organized?
Are you a take charge kind of person?
Do you enjoy working with the public?
Do you like working with computers?
Do you enjoy talking on the telephone?
Do you use social media?
THIS CAREER MAY BE FOR YOU!
- Keyboarding 90 hours
- Data Entry 70 hours
- Computer Essentials or Social Media for Business 90 hours
- Microsoft Word (Beginning) 90 hours
- Microsoft Word (Advanced) 90 hours
- Microsoft Excel (Beginning) 90 hours
- Microsoft Excel (Advanced) 90 hours
- Microsoft Access 90 hours
- Microsoft PowerPoint 90 hours
- Apprenticeship 20+ hours
- Total Hours 900
Certain classes may be offered at night.
IC3, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, Microsoft PowerPoint, QuickBooks
COST FOR PROGRAM: $2,325
The above cost is an estimate. Your costs may vary. Additional fees may apply. Program cost includes books, industry certification test fees, and administration fees. Some fees are paid directly to an outside vendor.
POSSIBLE JOB OPPORTUNITIES:
- Office Manager
- Administrative Assistant
- Personal Assistant
MEDIAN WAGE: $18.29
Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey, 2015. Wages and actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.