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Office Specialist

at Riverland Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 34
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Graduates of the Office Specialist program are prepared to use sophisticated computer applications used in today's office. Along with those computer skills, training includes basic business skills such as keyboarding, communications, machine transcription, and office procedures. Secretaries may handle mail, telephone calls, faxes, keyboard correspondence, reports and forms using a variety of software applications, file and retrieve records, use electronic mail and calendaring, and post information to records. The electronic office has brought new responsibilities for the traditional secretary.34 credits

Program Locations

  • Riverland Community College, Albert Lea 56007

Labor Market Information

  • Secretaries and Administrative Assistants

  • Median wage: $18.16/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Riverland Community College
Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W. Austin, MN 55912 Toll-Free: (800) 247-5039 Local: (507) 433-0820 TTY: (800) 627-3529