Executive & Administrative Assistant

Program Overview

Awards/Outcomes Credits Location
Executive Assistant - A.A.S. Degree 60 cr. Rosemount
Administrative Assistant - Diploma 38 cr. Rosemount
Receptionist - Certificate 25 cr. Rosemount

Major Description

Executive Assistant: This program teaches the expertise needed for creating and editing documents, spreadsheets, databases, electronic presentations and Internet navigation research. This is the ideal major for people in the workforce looking for a challenge or ways to advance their careers.

Administrative Assistant: This program prepares students for employment in administrative support. Students use computer systems for document processing and file management tasks. Administrative assistants may be called upon to communicate, organize, coordinate, and integrate data.

Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS)

DCTC offers courses that prepare students for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) certification exam. MCAS credential validates skills in using Microsoft Office 2010 meeting the demand for the most up-to-date skills on the latest Microsoft technologies.

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Work Environment

Graduates find employment in administrative support in a wide variety of businesses, including corporate headquarters, insurance companies, banks, manufacturing firms and government agencies.

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