Jan 29, 2023  
2022-23 Catalog 
2022-23 Catalog

Administrative Assistant, Certificate

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Learning Outcomes

  • Apply office technology and critical thinking skills to address and support business needs.
  • Correctly use components of Microsoft Office programs to create professional and academic documents. 
  • Demonstrate using the keyboard by touch, using correct fingering on letters, numbers, and symbols, using correct ergonomic technique.
  • Write business correspondence using current business industry formats.
  • Use Microsoft Word to format, proofread, and edit professional business documents such as reports, tables, meeting & event materials, and business letters. 
  • Accurately construct effective documents pertinent to a job search.
  •  Recognize and reproduce customer service skills for internal and external customers that meets or exceeds industry standards.


Important Notes

  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Students must achieve a cumulative 2.0 GPA and a minimum 2.0 GPA in each core course to attain a certificate.
  • Certificate programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
  • Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.
  • This program offers online and hybrid courses, and open-entry enrollment.


Specific Requirements

Total Program Credits: 46 credits

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