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Clerical Support Specialist

What will I learn in this program?

This non-credit certificate program prepares students for mid-level clerical support positions requiring basic computer applications and business skills necessary for successful performance in a business office.

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


Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Customer Service Representatives


Average Growth

Office and Administrative Support Workers


Faster than Average Growth

Receptionists and Information Clerks


Faster than Average Growth

Office Clerks, General


Average Growth


Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?


Does this program have any special costs?


How long will it take to complete this program?


Time to Complete*

Clerical Assistant Non-Credit Certificate

1 Year

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

How do I get more information on this program?

Department website:
Department location: Ocean Campus, Batmale Hall, Room 472
Program coordinator: Margaret Hock
(415) 239-3116