Career Major - Administrative Assistant

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Administrative Assistant - Alva Campus and Fairview Campus
The Administrative Assistant career major prepares students for careers in administrative support and office management. Students gain high-level technology and managerial skills needed for success in competitive business careers.  Office procedures, telephone etiquette and the integration of computer software packages are also covered in this major. Students gain skills required for numerous industry-related certifications.

Career Major Length: 840 hours

SOC Code: 43.6011
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Fundamentals of Technology* 120
Fundamentals of Administrative Technologies* 120
Administrative Technologies II* 120
Office Administration & Management* 120
Computerized Accounting* 120
Accounting I 120
Administrative Assistant Capstone 120

Campus Location
: Alva and Fairview

*This course meets the requirements for a computer science/computer technology course for high school students that are in the OHLAP program.

Financial Aid Eligible: Yes, for those who qualify.

Who Can Enroll: High School Juniors and Seniors& Adults

Student Organization: BPA - Business Professionals of America

Tuition and Materials Use Fees:
Full-time in-district adult tuition - $1,680
Full-time out-of-district adult - $3,360
Full-time materials use fees - $420

Salary Range: $14.79

Helpful Attributes and Abilities:

  • Reading, language and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Dependability

Cluster: Business, Management & Administration

Pathway: Administration & Information Support

Alva Instructor: Andrea Long

Fairview Instructor: Sharee' Madsen

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Updated 6/9/15