Administrative Assistant I (CTADA)

Certificate

The Administrative Assistant I program prepares students for immediate employment in entry-level information processing, receptionist, and general office positions. Students will obtain skills in document formatting, electronic organization and collaboration, record management, and Internet communication and scheduling. It also gives students credits that can be used toward an associate degree in Business Office Administration.

This is a high demand, high skill and high wage program as defined by the Michigan Community College Network.

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2017-18 | 2018-19 | 2019-20

Program is also available online.

2019-2020 Academic Requirements

This program prepares students for immediate employment in entry-level information processing, receptionist, and general office positions. Students will obtain skills in document formatting, electronic organization and collaboration, record management, and Internet communication and scheduling. It also gives students credits that can be used toward an associate degree in Business Office Administration.

Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Business Department
Advisors
Joyce Jenkins
Sandro Tuccinardi
(Items marked with an icon online icon are available online.)
Major/Area Requirements
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 155   Business on the Internet 3
BMG 207   Business Communication 3
BOS 101C   Advanced Keyboarding 1
BOS 157   Word Processing and Document Formatting I 3
BOS 184   Spreadsheet Software Applications I 3
BOS 206   Personal Management Application and Internet Resources 2
BOS 257   Word Processing and Document Formatting II 3
Total 18
Total Credits Required
18