The Administrative Assistant occupational endorsement prepares graduates for careers as office professionals.
Administrative professionals are the core of a successful business and are in high demand in today’s workforce. Students will graduate with a working knowledge of computers as well as effective organizational, communication and customer service skills.
The occupational endorsement can be earned in one semester and represents a large portion of the coursework required for the Applied Business Management certificate.
Courses (16 Credits)
- Keyboarding: Touch Typing OR Keyboarding: Document Formatting
- Human Relations
- Business English OR Business Communications
- Office Procedures
Complete six credits from the following:
- Professional Skills for Job Hunt (1-3 credits)
- Practicum in Applied Business (1-3 credit)
- Microcomputer Word Processing (1-3 credits)
- Microcomputer Spreadsheets (1-3 credits)
- Computer Business Applications (1-3 credits)
UAF is now offering a 25% tuition discount for this occupational endorsement!
||$5/credit Technology Fee|
|$159/credit||$6/credit UA Facilities Fee|
|$8/credit Network Charge|
|$25/credit eLearning & Distance Education Fee|
Estimated Cost of Program Based on 2018-19 Rates: $4,076
Discounted Cost: $3,228
For more about UAF costs, visit our Registration Guide.
Careers in Which Our Graduates Excel
- Administrative assistants
- Office professionals
Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and be at least 16 years old by the semester in which they are admitted. General guidelines for applying to UAF can be found here.
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