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Office Administration

Program Details

Program Year

2017-2018

Program Length

34 weeks

Program Description

In a competitive job market, you want to stand out. Our Office Administration program will give you the tools to succeed in a variety of office careers where you will enjoy competitive pay, great hours, and a comfortable setting.

You will be able to develop knowledge and skills in keyboarding, word processing, database, spreadsheets, accounting practices, office procedures, interpersonal communications, and business communications. You will have a four-week practicum in an office setting, opportunities for professional development, and a job search orientation. Graduates have gained employment in small businesses, educational institutions, health complexes, government offices, and the offices of large industries. Are you ready to be a sought-after office professional?

This program is supported in a Windowsr environment and uses Microsoftr software and programs.

Fees (select to view):
https://www.northernlakescollege.ca/Fees/OfficeAdministration2016-2017.pdf

Program Delivery

Program delivery is NLC Anytime, Anywhere with the exception of the employment practicum. Students study from their selected location (which can be at a Northern Lakes College campus) and at their own preferred time of day but with specific deadlines to meet. Access to a high-speed, internet-connected computer is required. This program is supported in a Windowsr environment and uses Microsoftr software and programs.

To learn more about Collaborate and to experience using it, check out this guide: https://www.northernlakescollege.ca/Documents/Collaborate-Guide-for-Students-at-NLC.pdf

To learn more about Moodle and to experience using it, check out this guide:
https://www.northernlakescollege.ca/Documents/Moodle-Guide-for-Students-at-NLC.pdf

Locations

Sep 05, 2017 - Jun 22, 2018 - Available Anywhere

Academic Requirements

Fluency in English: Credit in English 30-1 or 60% in English 30-2.
Credit in Math 10 C or Math 10-3.
Equivalent Math and English courses will also be considered. Applicants without the requirements will be considered if they satisfactorily complete an ACCUPLACER assessment or have a General Education Development diploma (GED).

Other Requirements

N/A

Transferability

Refer to Alberta Council on Admissions and Transfer (ACAT).

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