College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Administrative Assistants start at $24,100 and earn up to $54,100 dependent upon experience.
|WIA Funding Available
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Administrative Assistants provide support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. Students may also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff.
Entry-Level Administrative Assistant
Complete this Continuing Education Certificate program in approximately three months and
students will be prepared for entry-level employment as administrative assistants in
a variety of office settings.
|OFC 5760 Microsoft Word Level 1||12|
|OFC 5800 Microsoft Excel Level 1||12|
|OFC 5740 Microsoft PowerPoint Level 1||12|
|OFC 5780 Microsoft Access Level 1||12|
|OFC 6290 Applied Office Skills||4|
Advance your career by passing the following certification exam:
Word Level 1, Word Level 2 (Word Specialist Exam); Word Level 3 (Word Expert Exam)
Excel Level 1, Excel Level 2 (Excel Specialist Exam); Excel Level 3 (Excel Expert Exam)
PowerPoint Level 1, PowerPoint Level 2 (PowerPoint Specialist Exam)
Outlook Level 1, Outlook Level 2 (Outlook Specialist Exam)
Access Level 1, Access Level 2, Access Level 3 (Access Specialist Exam)
Business and IT
Business and IT
Administrative Assistant/Web Management Specialist