This program provides training in accounting, keyboarding, filing, general office procedures, telephone techniques, and medical transcription. Extensive computer training includes desktop publishing, word processing, spreadsheet, database, and internet navigation. Students receive practical experience on modern computers and office equipment. Training in Administrative Office Technology opens the door for a variety of career opportunities in the administrative, secretarial, accounting, clerical, and computer-related fields.
In addition to acquiring marketable business skills, this program provides experiences designed to develop professionalism and work ethic with focus on attendance, appearance, attitude, initiative, dependability, punctuality, productivity, communication, cooperation, respect, character, organization, and teamwork. Students will be working in a professional environment and are expected to model these characteristics.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
602 South Broadway
Portland, TN 37148
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209
Perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondence, scheduling appointments, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files, or providing information to callers.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 60,630
Current job openings per year: 6,310