The modern office environment requires administrative assistants and office managers to have a wide range of skills in their tool kit. Technical skills such as graphic design and information technology skills are now just as important to office work as traditional skills like scheduling, word processing, and screening calls.
The professional training provided by Enterprise State Community College’s office administration-administrative assistant/office management program equips students to succeed in fast-paced office environments where a variety of management support tasks are required. The program gives students a thorough grounding in the software and tools used for data collection, analysis and presentation, as well as decision-making and problem-solving skills. Career-relevant training will prepare students for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist Exam, an important credential for office workers.
ESCC offers an associate’s degree program and a short-term certificate in its office administration-administrative assistant/office management program. The short-term certificate program can be completed in less than a year and the associate’s degree program prepares students to enter the workforce or continue their studies at a four-year college or university.
The office administration-administrative assistant/office management provides students with a number of flexible career options, including office management, administrative assisting, data entry, executive secretarial work, record management, and more.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, administrative assistants earn a median salary of $36,500 per year. Administrative service managers have a particularly bright career path, as the median salary is $86,110. Also, available jobs in the field are expected to grow by 8 percent in the next decade.
Completing ESCC’s office administration-administrative assistant/office management program can help put you on the path to a rewarding and stable career in office support and management.
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Office Administration GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE