Administrative Professional Programs

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Did you know that administrative professionals are one of the occupations with the largest number of job openings? Many different types of companies are looking for people with the skills to help their businesses run smoothly. To help you enter this field, EAC offers two certificates and an AAS degree.

Please let me know if you have questions or if you would like to schedule a campus tour. When you’re ready, you can fill out the admission application and scholarship online. I look forward to meeting you!

- Tammy Campbell, Business Faculty


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Get the Skills that Fit the Job

“The department is always available to help. Any time that I have needed help on an assignment, my instructor has been very willing and ready to help, almost immediately, with clear instructions. I am interested in what I am learning, and it will be very helpful to me at almost any job I take in the future.”


“I am enjoying learning the correct formats for reports and letters. Now I can produce professional quality documents at home and work.”


“The instructor is always available to answer questions. She explains things in a way that you can follow. She is very enthusiastic and willing to help at any time. An excellent instructor!”


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Transfer and Careers

Your Job Prospects are Looking Up

There's no shortage of job openings for administrative professionals. In fact, they are now doing tasks that were once done by managers and other professionals. Career areas include office management, records management, medical or legal transcription, desktop publishing and executive assistance.


You'll have the best chance of getting hired if:

  • You have extensive knowledge of computer software applications
  • You have a college degree or certification

Average salary: $41,650


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Don't be Overwhelmed. We've Got it Organized.

Administrative Professional (AAS)
This associate of applied science degree program helps you develop job skills and use a variety of essential software. You can select different courses to prepare for a career as a medical or legal transcriptionist, or train to become a Certified Microsoft Office Specialist.
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Business Technology Specialist Certificate (Certificate)
This certificate program helps you develop good keyboarding skills and become a specialist in one or more word processing programs.
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Business Office Assistant (Certificate)
This certificate program provides basic training in office skills and business knowledge current in the business world today. The curriculum prepares you for positions such as clerk, receptionist or office assistant.
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Standing by for Your Call

Please call or email us to find out more about the Administrative Professional program at EAC. We’re happy to answer your questions.


Tammy Campbell
Business Faculty
(928) 428-8423


Contact our Admissions Office for info on college admissions, housing, scholarships and financial aid or to schedule a campus visit.


Admissions Office
(928) 428-8272
800-678-3808 x. 8272