Now is the time to turn up the heat on your career with a certificate as an Administrative Assistant. The administrative assistant’s duties in today’s professional office have gone from taking notes and typing to playing an integral role in all aspects of office operations. Today’s administrative assistant must have a strong foundation in the fundamentals of office procedures and protocols including meeting planning, Web conferencing, professional communications, and management of on-line records. Not only will you learn these skills, you will gain an increased proficiency in the use of essential office software programs.
No matter if you are entering the field or looking to advance your career, the Administrative Professional Certificate Program will give you the skills employers are looking for. This course can be a step in helping you prepare for the Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exam.
Don’t miss out on the chance to begin a rewarding new career or to advance your position.
Textbooks: "Procedures and Theory for Administrative Professionals," Authors: Patsy Fulton-Calkins and Karin Stulz and "Microsoft Office 2013 Illustrated Projects," Author: Carol M. Cram. Textbooks and a flash drive are required at the first class meeting and are available at the KSU Center bookstore.
Prerequisite: High School Diploma or equivalency. Complete Skills Assessment and Program Application. Computer and Internet access required. Working knowledge of computers is also required.
To apply for the Administrative Professional Certificate program, please complete the following steps online:
- Complete MLCC Skills Assessment - basic math, language, computer, and reading assessment
- Submit Program Application
Skills Assessment & Program Application are located online. Click for instructions. You will be directed to the program application after finishing the skills assessment.