Program Code: VOC-BA-ADMIN
Program Length: 6-9 months
Program Credits: 243.04 Clock Hours
Program Description: The administrative assistant training program provides students with the skills they need to prepare for a career in this field. Secretaries and administrative assistants perform a variety of clerical and administrative duties that are necessary to run an organization efficiently. They use computer software to create spreadsheets, interact with databases, and prepare presentations, reports, and documents. They also may negotiate with vendors, buy supplies, and manage stockrooms or corporate libraries.
Students have the option to add a career specialization track to their Administrative Assistant program, in the areas of Project Coordinator, Social Media Manager, Professional Bookkeeper, Human Resource Assistant, or Legal Secretary.
INDUSTRY CERTIFICATION EXAMS
Some courses in this program prepare you for industry certification exams. Explore the links below to ensure you qualify to attempt the exam upon completion of your course or program at ABTU.
Microsoft Certifications and Requirements: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-list.aspx
Project Management Institute Certifications and Requirements: https://www.pmi.org/certifications
For a breakdown of the administrative assistant core and career track courses, please download the program profile below. The program profile also contains catalog and consumer information for your convenience.
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Associated Courses:VOC-BUS-1000 General Office Skills
VOC-BUS-1100 Microsoft Office®
VOC-BUS-1900 Project Management
VOC-BUS-2000 Bookkeeping and Accounting
VOC-BUS-3000 Human Resources
VOC-BUS-3100 Social Media Marketing
VOC-BUS-4000 Legal Secretary