Today's office support professionals go beyond answering phones and managing appointments for senior personnel. While those functions are important, it is also crucial that administrative support professionals can deal with a variety of personality styles in the office and handle complex responsibilities such as:
Those who choose this career may benefit from specialized college training like the Associate of Science degree in Office Administration at Virginia College. This program is provided on campus and in a convenient online learning format. It's your choice!
The Office Administration degree is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to confidently compete in many types of business organizations for office positions such as:
Student professionalism, office skills and software proficiency are developed in this program. Students are provided with coursework to help simulate experience in real-life work scenarios including deadline pressure, communication challenges involving critical thinking, decision making and team coordination.
Upon graduation from this program, graduates should be able to:
Not only do we help you learn to do the job, we help you find the job! Virginia College helps you jumpstart your job hunt with resume building, interview skills, career planning and job-placement assistance.
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