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Business, Education, Social Science, & Technology Division

Business, Education, Social Science, & Technology Division

Office Administration, A.A.S. (Cumberland)

​​Description

This program prepares students to become
integral parts of the administrative support
team found in today’s complex office
environments. This program provides
students with a strong background in
general and business education, computer
hardware and software operations, and
integrating technology with the multiple
tasks of an office environment.
Courses in this program concentrate on
interpersonal skills, working as a member

of a team, communications skills, decision-
making, effectively managing priorities and

managing administrative tasks.


Program Goals
Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:
·Support management in office administration.
·Prepare business documents.
·Manage records.
·Demonstrate business communication skills.
·Utilize appropriate office technology.
·Execute the duties of an office administrator.
·Locate, retrieve and critically evaluate information and information sources
related to the profession.

Admissions
Rowan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to high school graduates, GED (General Education Development) recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.

When you Graduate

AAS programs are designed for students
who want to enter a career directly after
graduating but those who change their
plans find that most of their CCC credits
transfer to four-year colleges.
Students are encouraged to visit the
NJ transfer website: www.njtransfer.org for
transfer course equivalencies.
The latest technology and learning tools
support your education for a wide range of
employment opportunities.
This program provides students with
a strong background in general and
business education, computer hardware
and software operations, and integrating
technology with the multiple tasks of an
office environment.
Career Opportunities
Administrative assistants, managers and staff work in an automated
office environment addressing current skills in word processing and
office procedures.​

Disclaimer: 
The content and requirements of the program requirements may be altered at any time at the discretion of the College. The program requirements were checked for accuracy at the time of publishing but should not be considered a contract between the College and the student.

 


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