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Administrative Assistant Professional Certificate

Develop the skills you need to succeed as an Administrative Assistant. Master software applications for spreadsheets, databases, word-processing, presentations, desktop publishing, and Outlook. Plus learn basic website maintenance, business writing, excellence in service, and social media in the workplace. You will also get the choice of additional training in the specialties of: Human Resources, Legal or Bookkeeping/Payroll.

Successful completion of this program will earn you 3 credit hours of CSC 100: Intro to Computers.


High School diploma or equivalent and Intro to Workplace Computers or equivalent.

Program Includes:

  • Keyboarding
  • Comprehensive Instruction in:
    • Word
    • PowerPoint
    • Excel
    • Access
    • Microsoft Publisher
    • Outlook and Email Etiquette
    • Website Management Overview
    • Business Writing
    • Excellence in Service
    • Social Media for the Workplace
    • Choice of HR, Legal, or Accounting Tools
    • Final Class Project

Class fee: $1595

Tuition Assistance available for Iowa residents who qualify. 


Administrative Assistant Professional

Develop the skills you need to succeed as an Administrative Assistant. You will complete both the Business Computing Professional Certificate and the Administrative Assistant Professional Certificate. Master software application plus additional training in Human Resources, Legal and Payroll. This course provides excellent skills training for positions as Executive Assistants. Prerequisities: High School diploma or equivalent. Computer knowledge. Fee $1595

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 401*02 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus MW 11/07/2016 5:30-9:30PM Looft Hall
38 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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