Administrative Assistant

What will I learn in this program?

The program prepares students for entry and mid-level administrative support and related positions requiring intermediate to advanced computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, and database. This program is designed for students working or planning to work in office-support positions in business, industry, and government. Typical job titles include administrative assistant, secretary, office assistant and office specialist.

What kind of jobs can I get once I complete the program? How much will they pay? What “demand” is expected for these jobs?

Occupation

Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Administrative Support Workers

$35,000

Faster than Average Growth

Administrative Assistants

$34,200

Faster than Average Growth

Office and Administrative Support Workers

$19,700

Faster than Average Growth

Customer Service Representatives

$26,400

Average Growth

 

Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?

CASAS 225

Does this program have any special costs?

N/A

How long will it take to complete this program?

Degree/Certificate

Time to Complete*

Administrative Assistant / Non-Credit Certificate

1 Year

Certificate of Achievement in Office Technology

1 Year

*Based on full-time attendance or 12 units per semester

How do I get more information on this program?

You may also contact the Department at (415) 239-3116. The Office is located at Ocean Campus, Batmale Hall, Room 472. Contact: Margaret Hock (mhock@ccsf.edu).