Administrative Support

at Northwest Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 34
  • Delivery: Partially online
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This major is designed to prepare learners for performing a full range of office tasks. Administrative assistants process incoming and outgoing mail, keyboard documents and forms, transcribe business documents from machine dictation, file and retrieve records, handle telephone calls, and make travel arrangements. In addition, the administrative assistant uses microcomputers along with a variety of software application programs to perform document processing and file management tasks, as well as create informational marketing pieces.

Program Locations

  • Northwest Technical College, Bemidji 56601

Labor Market Information

  • Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
  • Median wage:$18.16/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Northwest Technical College
Northwest Technical College
905 Grant Ave. S.E. Bemidji, MN 56601 Toll-Free: (800) 942-8324 Local: (218) 333-6647 TTY: (218) 333-6691