Administrative Assistant ATC

The Administrative Assistant program combines a well-balanced academic program with expert administrative and computer instruction to give students the diversified educational training and background needed to hold office positions of responsibility and importance in many areas of the business world. On-the-job experience enhances the transition from the classroom to the real world of work. The administrative assistant has various job opportunities. These might be in travel, sports, or entertainment; banking, insurance, or real estate; technical, government, or Foreign Service; and public, private, or temporary agencies. Upon completion of the Administrative Assistant program, students will:

  • Perform routine clerical skills
  • Demonstrate proficiency in using word processing, spreadsheets, and database applications
  • Demonstrate interpersonal, teamwork, leadership, organizational, and decision-making skills
  • Communicate effectively as a writer, listener, and speaker in social and business settings
  • Apply principles of accounting and math in office situations

Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required.

General Education Core

COMM-101PRINCIPLES OF SPEECH3.00
or COMM-202 INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
HRPT-185HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS3.00
Total Credits6.00

Program Requirements

ACCPT-101BASIC ACCOUNTING I3.00
ACCPT-214COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING4.00
CITPT-102COMPUTERIZED TEN-KEY1.00
CITPT-110BUSINESS COMPUTER SKILLS3.00
CITPT-212SPREADSHEETS AND DATATBASES IN BUSINESS3.00
CITPT-214DESKTOP PUBLISHING3.00
CITPT-265/465IMAGE EDITING AND ILLUSTRATION3.00
CITPT-275WEB AUTHORING SYSTEMS3.00
GNBPT-122BUSINESS ENGLISH3.00
GNBPT-202FINANCIAL BUSINESS APPLICATIONS3.00
GNBPT-222PROOFREADING3.00
GNBPT-245BUSINESS WRITING3.00
MGTPT-220SUPERVISION3.00
or MGTPT-275 INTRO HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
OFFPT-233OFFICE PROCEDURES3.00
OFFPT-294AINTERNSHIP IN OFFICE TECHNOLOGY I3.00
WRPPT-200WORD PROCESSING6.00
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits50.00

Summary

General Education6
Program Requirements50
Total56