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Office Basics (Certificate)

20 credit hours.

The Office Basics certificate program prepares students to effectively work in office administration and support positions. Students enrolled in the program will learn technical, administrative, interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills. Students will receive training in computers and other office machines, keyboarding, accounting, communications, customer relations, and records management. This certificate equips students for immediate entry-level employment or job advancement.

No course requirements are available. Please contact your advisor.

Gainful Employment Information

By completing this certificate, you may apply for employment as:

Job Title SOC Code
Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 43-6014.00 43-6011.00
The total program cost for completing this certificate is $2,720 for tuition and fees and $917 for books and supplies.

For privacy concerns, completions are not reported for programs with fewer than 10 completers in a given award year. Normal time graduation rates (as determined by institution) are not reported (for privacy concerns) for programs with fewer than 10 completers in a given award year. Job placement rates are only reported for those programs that are required to disclose them for accreditation purposes and for which there were ten or more graduates in the most recent academic year. As a program with fewer than 10 completers, the average loan debt incurred by completers of this program is not reported.

Information contained on this Web site is subject to change. Please check with an academic advisor for current course offerings and program requirements. Current students with continual enrollment may graduate under the current program requirements or any program requirements in effect since first enrollment. Students who intend to graduate must meet with an Academic Advisor to complete an "Application to Graduate" form a full semester prior to graduation. This will help ensure that a student meets all graduation requirements. Remember to always check with the school you are interested in attending for specific requirements.