Administrative Assistant ATC

The Administrative Assistant program trains students to hold office positions of responsibility. By combining expert (1) administrative and computer instruction with (2) academic courses, students have the diversified educational training and background necessary to be successful in the office.  On-the-job experience enhances the transition from the classroom to the real world of work.  The administrative assistant has many varied job opportunities, including positions 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:

o    Perform routine clerical skills

o    Demonstrate proficiency in using word processing, spreadsheets, and database applications

o    Demonstrate interpersonal, teamwork, leadership, organizational, and decision-making skills

o    Communicate effectively as a writer, listener, and speaker in social and business settings

o    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 ACCOUNTING3.00
ACCPT-2144.00
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-122MECHANICS OF BUSINESS WRITING I3.00
GNBPT-202FINANCIAL BUSINESS APPLICATIONS3.00
GNBPT-222PROOFREADING3.00
GNBPT-245MECHANICS OF BUSINESS WRITING II3.00
MGTPT-220SUPERVISION3.00
or MGTPT-275 INTRO HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
GNBPT-294AINTERNSHIP IN GENERAL BUSINESS I3.00
OFFPT-233OFFICE PROCEDURES3.00
WRPPT-200BUSINESS DOCUMENT PROCESSING6.00
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits50.00

Summary

General Education6
Program Requirements50
Total56