Office Administration

The Office Administration Program is a pathway to the business world. The program teaches you the basics of all facets of the modern business office including current business software applications, the fundamentals of business accounting, and customer service. Students will be prepared to enter a variety of in-demand positions.

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Gainful Employment Information


2017-2018 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate. Internships begin after program end date.

Full-Time (M-Th, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

  • 8/21/2017 – 2/7/2018 (plus internship)
  • 2/12/2018 – 7/18/2018 (plus internship)

Part-Time (M-Th, 12–4 p.m.)

  • 8/21/2017 – 7/18/2018 (plus internship)

Program Cost


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Earning Potential

Receptionist and Information Clerks

  • Hourly Pay = $9.13-$15.64
  • Annual Salary = $18,985-$32,523

Data Entry

  • Hourly Pay = $9.13-$15.64
  • Annual Salary = $18,985-$32,523

Administrative Assistants, Secretaries

  • Hourly Pay = $12.04-$19.26
  • Annual Salary = $25,038-$40,067

To what types of jobs do these skills apply?

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Correspondence Clerk
  • Couriers & Messenger
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Data Entry Operator
  • File Clerk
  • Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerk
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Insurance Claims & Policy Processing Clerk
  • Library Assistant, Clerical
  • Loan Interviewer & Clerk
  • Mail Clerk
  • New Accounts Clerk
  • Office Clerk, General
  • Office Machine operator
  • Office Support
  • Order Clerk
  • Police, Fire, & Ambulance Dispatcher
  • Postal Service Clerk
  • Receptionists & Information Clerk
  • Secretary
  • Switchboard Operator
  • Teller
  • Word Processor

What types of companies might hire me?

  • State/Local Government Agencies
  • Federal Government Agencies
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Social Service Agencies
  • Oil and Gas Companies
  • Hospitality, Hotels, and Motels
  • Banks & Credit Unions
  • Communication Industries
  • Insurance Agencies
  • Schools and Colleges
  • Investment Firms
  • Small Businesses
  • Staffing Agencies


Upcoming Related Events

Friday, June 2, 2017
Emily Griffith Graduation Ceremony
Time: 10:00am
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Free information session
Time: 3:00pm

From our students...

I love my class because its very small so we get more time with the chef and my teacher is an awesome person.

Cara Curwen
Professional Baking Student

From our teachers...

The opportunities in the pharmacy profession continue to grow and expand and can launch one into greater opportunities in the health care realm.

Joe Cooper
Pharmacy Technician Instructor