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Office Administration Program

Training Program

This program will prepare the individual who completes the requirements as an entry level Office Administrator. The program will provide:

  • An overview of Business Organization and Terminology
  • The Computer Skills necessary to operate successfully with all the Microsoft 2007 applications
  • The Technology skills necessary to operate up to date Office Equipment i.e. fax, copier, telephone, scanner
  • The 'Office Skills' necessary to communicate, facilitate and provide customer service
  • The opportunity to focus on a choice of Medical, Legal and/or Financial areas of interest

Office Administration Program Information Sheet

Required Courses

Course ID Course Theory Lab Credits
CIS110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 3
Classroom 2, Lab 2, Total 3
NCBU133 Office Administration for the 21st Century
Classroom , Lab , Total
CIS156 Computer Applications in Business 2 2 3
Classroom 2, Lab 2, Total 3
Total Credits 6

Elective Courses

(Choose one)

Course ID Course Theory Lab Credits
ACCT113 Accounting and Financial Reporting I 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
AH110 Medical Terminology 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
BUS110 Introduction to Business 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
Total Credits 3

Total Overall Credits : 9

Typical Job Opportunities

Job prospects for office administration is expected to grow 12 percent from 2010 to 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Among specialties, medical office is expected to have much-faster-than-average employment growth. The median annual wage for secretaries and administrative assistants was $34,660 in May 2010.

US Bureau of Labor Statistics

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