Administrative Professional

Administrative Professional programs are certificate programs designed to prepare you for taking on administrative tasks, such as data entry, organization and management and delegating and coordinating day-to-day tasks, in an efficient and professional manner. You will be taught how to work with Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook and Publisher, as well as the basics of Dreamweaver, and you will also undergo intensive training in communication, particularly in business writing, public speaking, interpersonal communication, speech composition and proofreading. You will go through the basics of accounting and management, as well. Some programs even provide courses in medical and legal terminology for industry-specific transcription tasks.