- Program Description
- Program of Studies / Mandatory Courses
- Admission and Registration
- Learning Outcomes
- Next Steps
- Frequently Asked Questions
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Office Administrators are central to the smooth function of any office or organization, often working as administrative assistants, customer service representatives or receptionists. Office Administrators must be skilled in interpersonal skills and the performance of essential office tasks such as document preparation, record management, customer service, record keeping, and more. This program will help you develop the practical, digital skills that are essential in the working world.
Led by instructors who are industry professionals, courses in this program are offered in a flexible, part-time, online and interactive format that may include face-to-face live video conferencing, allowing you to learn in an engaging environment, without interrupting your current employment.
- Become skilled in the performance of essential office tasks such as document preparation, filing, and customer service.
- Acquire a basic understanding of financial concepts.
- Develop career-enhancing capabilities in microcomputers and current business applications software using MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook.
- Enhance internet research skills.
This program is also offered through Full Time Studies.
Continuing Education students usually complete this program in two to three years.
Courses in this program cost approximately $400 each. Textbooks are extra.
Admission and Registration
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Simply ensure you meet the requirements listed on the Admission Requirements webpage prior to registering.
Basic computer and keyboarding skills are recommended. You may wish to complete the following courses prior to beginning this program:
Interested in taking a single course? Provided you have the appropriate prerequisites, the courses in this program can be taken individually.
OSAP funding may be available. Learn more about Financial Assistance Options for Continuing Education Students.
For details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, visit the Government of Canada Job Bank (opens in new window).
Frequently Asked Questions
- Continuing Education FAQ
- Where can I find more information on registering?
- What is the fee structure?
- How can I apply for an exemption?
- Can I obtain credit for learning obtained outside a traditional classroom?
- Where can I find more information on online learning and exams for online courses?
- How do I apply to graduate?
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