Program Overview

This Associate Degree or Certificate of Achievement is a two-year program leading to the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree. It is designed to prepare students for employment in a variety of office-related fields. In addition to the general Administrative Assistant track, students wishing to work in a medical or legal office should pursue the corresponding tracks listed below. Students desiring a bachelor’s degree (transfer program) should meet with a counselor to discuss transferability of courses

Certificates and Degrees offered

Mission

This program prepares students for careers as Administrative Assistants, from entry-level Office Assistant/Clerk to Office Administrator/Executive/Manager. Also, the program enhances skills for those who are currently employed in the field of administrative support.

Outcomes

  • 1

    Effectively utilize Microsoft Office to create a variety of documents, presentations, spreadsheets, and databases.

  • 2

    Apply appropriate written, oral, and nonverbal communication techniques to a variety of situations.