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

This program prepares students for employment in administrative support. Students use computer systems for document processing and file management tasks. It teaches the expertise needed for creating and editing documents, spreadsheets, databases, electronic presentations and Internet navigation research. Administrative assistants may be called upon to communicate, organize, coordinate, and integrate data.

This is the ideal major for people in the workforce looking for a challenge or ways to advance their careers and gives them an opportunity to obtain Microsoft Certification for the required certification classes. 

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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Academic Advisor

Amy Eppen


Candace Carlstrom

Susan Johanson

Charlotte Kodner