Gain the skills that you need to manage an office and become a valued member of the office team! Skilled office personnel are at the heart of today’s information society and vital to the smooth, efficient operation of a business. Whether you are entering the workforce, upgrading, or retraining, this curriculum will equip you to respond to the demands of today’s ever-changing computerized workplace and will prepare you for a variety of exciting employment opportunities.
This degree can be earned through traditional seated classes, totally online, or hybrid classes.
You can increase your earning potential by attaining the Certified Professional Secretary rating or Certified Administrative Professional rating through the International Association of Administrative Professionals or by receiving Microsoft certifications in Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint through WCC’s Certiport Center.
Employment: Healthcare and social assistance; Educational services; state, local, and private; Administrative and support services; Government
Salary: Salaries for entry-level positions range from $20,000 to $30,000.
Tuition for students taking fewer than 16 semester hours is $76.00 per semester hour for in-state students and $268.00 per semester hour for out-of-state students. Students enrolled for six or more semester hours credit will be charged a $30 student activity fee and a $16 technology fee; those enrolled for less than six semester hours will be charged a $15 student activity fee and an $8 technology fee. No student activity will be charged during the Summer Term.