Academic Programs

Administrative Assistant, A.A.S.

Locations:  Canby, Granite Falls, Jackson, Pipestone,
Worthington and Online.
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An Administrative Assistant's duties may include business communications, word processing and data entry, office machines operations and maintenance, office management, public relations, office accounting, filing systems, records management, and report preparation.

COURSE # COURSE TITLE CREDITS
Fall - Year 1
College Keyboarding I 3
Word Processing I 2
Introduction to Microcomputers 3
Business Communications 3
General Education 4
Credits Fall - Year 1 15
Spring - Year 1
College Keyboarding II 3
Word Processing II 2
Spreadsheet Concepts and Appl. 2
Database Concepts and Appl. 2
Presentation Graphics 2
General Education 4
Credits Spring - Year 1 15
Fall - Year 2
Job Seeking Skills 1
Office Management 3
Office Accounting Concepts 3
Supervisory Management OR 3
Principles of Management 3
General Education 3
Electives 2
Credits Fall - Year 2 15
Spring - Year 2
ADSA 1136 Desktop Publishing 2
Customer Service for Office Professionals 2
Advanced Office Applications 2
Office Accounting Concepts II 2
General Education 5
Electives 2
Credits Spring - Year 2 15
General Education 16
Composition I 3
Issues in the Environment 3
Introduction to Psychology 4
Speech 3
Humanities Electives* 3
TOTAL CREDITS 60


Notes: 

* FROM: Art, Foreign Language, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Theater, Western Civilization


Students accessing Office Accounting Concepts I online MUST take the course during the Spring Semester of their first year.

 

Updated: si 7/23/13