Administrative Professional Technology
Welcome to the Administrative Professional Technology Program. Our program is designed to prepare students to enter the job market as an Administrative Professional. We offer the Business Office, Legal Office and Medical Office concentrations and a Computer Software Specialist Technical Certificate.
A.A.S Degree - Business Concentration
The Business Office concentration is a course of study designed to teach the skill set required of the administrative professional in today’s business office environment. Courses are designed to ensure expertise in current office procedures, software applications, editing and proofreading, critical thinking, office management, and interpersonal skills. Career opportunities include receptionist, office manager, administrative assistant, and executive assistant.
A.A.S Degree - Legal Concentration
The Legal Office concentration prepares individuals for employment as secretaries, office managers, and administrative assistants in law enforcement offices, courts, and legal offices. The program provides the opportunity for skill development in the areas of software applications, electronic and routine office procedures, records management, law office management, legal document processing, communications, legal terminology, and transcription.
A.A.S Degree - Medical Concentration
The Medical Office concentration prepares individuals for a variety of positions in today’s medical office environment such as medical receptionists, medical records clerks, hospital ward clerks, medical insurance clerks, patient account representatives, medical transcriptionists, medical administrative assistants, and physician or hospital coders. The program provides the opportunity for skill development in the areas of software applications, office procedures, electronic health records, medical information management, communications, transcription, and coding.
Technical Certificate - Computer Software Specialist
This program is designed to develop skills in keyboarding and introduce word processing, spreadsheet, and database concepts. Individuals should possess basic keyboarding skills to pursue employment. Specifically, students will develop word processing, spreadsheet and database skills necessary for office support personnel.