Administrative Assistant Certificate Program

Program #24174

Training includes: Keyboarding and Speed Building, Introduction to Computers, Window XP, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Internet, Email, Customer Service, Communication and Problem Solving, Telephone Techniques, Business Mathematics, Writing Memos, Proofreading and Spelling, Filing, Job Hunting Skills. (Two Trimesters or 24 weeks).

Core Courses
BUSN 340 Computer Applications for the Administrative Assistant I48
BUSN 320 Office Skills I24
BUSN 341 Computer Applications for the Administrative Assistant II48
BUSN 321 Office Skills II24
CCTR 100 Business/Computer Skills Lab120
Total Hours264
First Year
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
BUSN 34048BUSN 34148
BUSN 32024BUSN 32124
CCTR 10060CCTR 10060
 132 132
Total Hours 264

BUSN 320 24 Hours Office Skills I

First in a series of two levels that prepare students for an entry-level position as an administrative assistant. Includes units on the office environment, career opportunities, attitude, human relationships, and work ethics. Textbook Required. (Apportionment)

BUSN 321 24 Hours Office Skills II

Prerequisite(s): BUSN 320 Office Skills I.

Second in a series of two levels that prepares students for an entry-level position as an administrative assistant. Includes units on telephone procedures, filing and managing records, processing business documents, sending and receiving mail, and managing office activities. Textbook Required. (Apportionment)

BUSN 340 48 Hours Computer Applications for the Administrative Assistant I

First in a series of two levels that prepares students for an entry-level position as an administrative assistant. Includes units on Keyboarding and Word. (Apportionment)

BUSN 341 48 Hours Computer Applications for the Administrative Assistant II

Prerequisite(s): BUSN 340 Computer Applications for Administrative Assistant I.

Second in a series of two levels that prepares students for an entry-level position as an administrative assistant. Includes units on Windows and Internet. Textbook Required. (Apportionment)

CCTR 100 1-200 Hours Business/Computer Skills Lab

Enjoy free, flexible scheduling for a variety of courses: Office Keyboarding, Data Entry, 10-Key, Typing/Keyboarding for Speed and Accuracy, Windows XP, MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint), Intro to Internet and World Wide Web, internet access and free email! (Apportionment)