Administrative Professional

Businesses depend on high-quality, accurate information. If you value organization, care about details, and understand the importance of clear communication and current technology skills, developing those talents as an administrative professional may be just what you need to succeed.

The Administrative Assistant program prepares individuals in the software/hardware, administrative, and interpersonal skills needed to perform the duties of administrative support personnel. With additional education and/or work experience, there is opportunity for advancement into supervisory or managerial positions.

  • Demonstrate effective workplace communications
  • Apply technology skills to business and administrative tasks
  • Perform routine administrative procedures
  • Manage administrative projects
  • Maintain internal and external relationships
  • Model professionalism in the workplace
Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
102-148 Introduction to Business and Management 3
104-100 Social Media Marketing 1 1
106-127 Administrative Office Communications 3
103-138 Word Documents 2
801-195 Written Communication 3
103-129 Intro to MS Publisher & Desktop Publishing 1
103-132 Intro to Adobe Illustrator & Typography 1
103-133 Intro to Photoshop - Designing and Editing 1
103-131 Intro to Digital Photography & Color 1
 Credits16
Semester 2
104-102 Marketing Principles 3
104-101 Social Media Marketing 2 1
103-107 Intermediate Excel 2
106-142 Customer Service Essentials 1
804-134
Mathematical Reasoning
or Intermediate Algebra with Applications
3
103-134 Intro to InDesign & Layout 1
201-100 Graphic Design 1 1
201-101 Graphic Design 2 1
201-102 Graphic Design 3 1
 Credits14
Semester 3
102-109 Business Careers Planning and Business Communication 3
104-112 Social Media Marketing 3 1
116-193 Human Resource Management 3
101-111 Accounting I 4
106-144 Meeting and Event Planning 2
801-198 Speech 3
 Credits16
Semester 4
102-155 Introduction to Project Management 3
101-135 Payroll Accounting 2
103-126 Introduction to QuickBooks 1
106-147 Administrative Office Management 1 1
809-198 Introduction to Psychology 3
809-143 Microeconomics 3
106-150 Administrative Office Management 2 1
106-148 Administrative Professional Internship 1
 Credits15
 Total Credits61