EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

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Overview

Students in Sullivan’s Executive Administrative Assistant diploma are prepared to work in demanding, fast-paced office environments. Our students are presented with Office applications from the Microsoft Office Suite, but are also encouraged to be adaptable to any office product presented to them in an employment setting. Critical thinking and an eye for detail is emphasized throughout the program. Employers seek candidates who can think on their feet and solve problems, and these skills are promoted throughout the program. Organization skills as well as oral and written communication is a fundamental skill emphasized within this degree program. General business organization, practices and professionalism are also taught to enable students to be competitive in the executive administrative assistant field.

Objectives

The Executive Administrative Assistant Diploma focuses on teaching:

  • Keyboarding
  • Computer applications including spreadsheet, database, word-processing and presentation software
  • Advanced word processing
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Written and Oral communication skills
  • Transcription (legal, medical or administrative, depending on program)
  • Organization and time management
  • Research
  • Records Management
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Management
Highlights

Sullivan University Office Technology program prepares you to work in today’s fast-paced offices. The coursework is intensive and demands you understand how to use computer applications. Critical thinking is encouraged throughout the degree program. Business basics, including basic accounting and management, are instilled. Sullivan University’s Office Technology program also requires you finish a practicum in which you utilize and demonstrate the skills you gain within the classroom.

Courses

72 Credit Hours
Length: 12 months
Time length for program completion will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.

Course Titles Credit Hours
Total Credit Hours 72
ACT 101 Principles of Accounting I 4
AOM 105 Keyboarding Essentials 4
AOM 110 Keyboarding Skill Development 4
AOM 120 Word Processing I 4
AOM 200 Administrative Office Transcription 4
AOM 206 Desktop Publishing 4
AOM 214 Administrative Systems and Procedures 4
AOM 220 Word Processing II 4
BUS 204 Introduction to Business Law and Ethics 4
BUS 224 Professional Development 4
COM 214 Public Speaking 4
CSC 118 Computer Applications I 4
CSC 218 Computer Applications II 4
ENG 101 Composition I 4
FYE 101 Information Literacy 4
MGT 114 Business Organization and Management 4
MGT 295 Small Business Management 4
MTH 101 College Mathematics 4
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