The Office Assistant certificate prepares students to provide general office support using software applications skills. Students completing this certificate are prepared for administrative positions that require Office User skills. The curriculum includes introductory through intermediate and some advanced office applications software courses, office technology and electronic communications tools. Students will also have additional practice in one or more of the following areas: web technology and communication, windows and file management, business communications and project based application of office skills.
Certificate recipients should possess the skills & abilities described below:
Critically apply software skills to solve business problems in a variety of situations.
Work at the expert level with applications for email and information, presentations, and word processing
Work at an intermediate level with spreadsheet applications