CIP Code: 32.52.0402.00
Program Description: This program provides essential training in business office procedures, customer service skills, business communications, keyboarding and document processing, proofreading and editing, business etiquette, problem solving, business writing, records and file management, and business computer skills. The administrative office student will receive specialized training in general office assisting and administrative support assisting and will receive a certificate upon completion of this training. In addition, students will choose an elective in the following career areas: administrative assistant, accounting assistant, medical administrative assistant, legal administrative assistant or financial services assistant and will receive a diploma upon completion of this training. Students who meet the requirements in academic and worker characteristic criterion will have the opportunity to work in the field with a practicum experience. The practicum experience is offered with our Administrative Assistant, Medical Administrative Assistant and Legal Assistant Programs. Graduates will be skilled for an entry-level
Program Outcomes: At completion of a diploma in Administrative Office Technology, graduates will be skilled for an entry-level administrative career.
Professional Accrediting Body: N/A
State Agency/Entity Oversight: Tennessee Board of Regents; Tennessee Higher
Applicable Certification/License or Industry-recognized Certificates to Be Awarded: N/A