Secretarial Science Studies/Office Administration - Associate Degree at Kaplan Career Institute - ICM Campus
The Office Administration curriculum provides the business skills and background necessary for graduates to pursue responsible positions in the business industry. Management, communications, word processing and data processing courses create a well-rounded administrator who is prepared to meet the needs of today's rapidly expanding, communicative business world. The microcomputer and software packages most demanded in the industry are mastered in this program. Graduation is acknowledged by awarding an Associate in Specialized Business degree upon satisfactory completion of the program. A career as an Office Administrator affords the student a wide selection of responsibilities. General assignments include handling all routine organizational and administrative tasks, coordinating itineraries for business trips, scheduling appointments, meeting-room preparation, conducting research for special projects and summarizing reports. The entry-level administrative assistant has the opportunity to advance to an excellent position in management.