Mar 23, 2019  

Office and Administrative Services: Administrative Assistant

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(B81) Certificate

The administrative assistant certificate program is designed to provide a student with a course of study for entry into the world of business. The program emphasizes specific job skills in keyboarding. Work toward the Computer Software Technology degree can be completed at a future date according to the individual student’s need.

Work and Employment

Administrative assistants’ duties vary depending upon the office. Office automation and organizational restructuring have offered the opportunity to assume a variety of administrative and record management duties. Most of the work is performed with computers to run spreadsheets, word processing, and database management applications. Click here for further career information:

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354;

Total Hours Required for Certificate: 26

Suggested electives are: BUS 103, OAS 251, CIS 137, 138, 139, 220.

Suggested Program

Second Semester - Sem/Hrs: 13

Electives: BUS/CIS/OAS - 3 Semester Hour(s)

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