2022-2023 Catalog 
    May 29, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Clerical Assistant, C

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The Clerical Assistant Certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in an office. Keyboarding, filing, word processing, administrative support technology, and general education courses provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary for performance in today’s automated office.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the fundamental accounting concepts and principles that governs the accounting cycle.
  2. Create documents, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations using integrated software.
  3. Develop keyboarding and document production skills with emphasis on preparation of business documents.
  4. Develop business communication skills essential in proofreading and editing business documents.

Employment Opportunities

Business, industry, and government offices have job opportunities for entry-level office workers in the immediate area and throughout the nation.

Program Requirements

An academic advisor will review your preparation in Mathematics and English with you. You’ll be guided to appropriate preliminary coursework to give you the greatest chance of success in this program.

For Further Information, Contact:

Jane Jones

Sabrina Ward

Wes Mullins, Assistant Dean

Program of Study

Spring Semester

Eligible for Microsoft Office Specialist Word Core & Master Certifications upon Completion of AST 141

Total Program Credits: 32

Notes and Additional Curriculum Options

Course substitutions may be available. Please see an advisor for more information.

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