Skip Navigation

COVID-19: Learn About Career Quest’s Preparedness & Response

We value the safety and health of our students and staff during the COVID-19 outbreak. Stay up to date on all developments here.

Request Info

Discover Your Future Career Today!

Clicking the "Request Info" button constitutes your express written consent to be called and/or texted by Career Quest Learning Centers at the number you provided regarding your education. You understand that these calls may be generated using an automated technology.

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant Program

Download 2020 Catalog

Interpersonal & Professional Training Designed for Business Success

Every office has its own culture and philosophy. The fast pace, drive for teamwork, and opportunity to build new relationships are just a few reasons why business administrative work in an office can be so fulfilling.

At Career Quest Learning Centers, you can become proficient in a wide range of business applications considered highly valuable by employers. With this education under your belt, you’ll be at the center of office excitement.

Is this 32 week program the right fit for you? Let’s learn a bit more about it!

What You’ll Learn in This Program

At Career Quest Learning Centers, you can be prepared for administrative work by completing our administrative assistant training program! Our administrative assistant education program—offered at our Lansing, Jackson, and Mt. Pleasant campuses—helps students acquire a variety of valuable skills. Once you finish this program, you’ll be able to professionally create publications, documents, worksheets, and financial reports, all of which are vital to the daily operation of any office.

Computer skills are a necessity in any modern office. Fortunately, students get to learn a wide range of business software tools, including desktop publishing, QuickBooks, Microsoft Word, and Excel.

Once these technical and administrative skills are acquired, students can focus on cultivating valuable interpersonal skills. For instance, you’ll learn how to manage your time effectively and refine your communication skills. By picking up these skills, you can ensure your business correspondences are smooth and professional.

Upon completion of the program, possible careers include:

  • Accounts payable and receivable
  • Administrative assistant/executive assistant
  • Payroll processor
  • Sales associate
  • Human resources assistant

Graduates of our administrative assistant program have been hired by the State of Michigan, Lansing School District, Michigan Works, and Binder Park Zoo!

Take the First Step Towards a Administrative Assistant Career Today

Has the time come to reinvigorate your professional life? A switch to a rewarding new career may be exactly what you need—and it may come sooner than you think!

Administrative assistant training can be completed in just 32 weeks. From there, you’ll be primed to dive into a new role and secure professional fulfillment.

Contact the Career Quest Learning Centers team today to learn more about our administrative assistant program!

Don't Just Take Our Word For It...

Benefits of Pursuing a Career Quest Program

Our accredited college isn’t like your traditional university. Whereas other schools might require you to take a variety of general education courses unrelated to your focus, we ensure your coursework is all relevant. This heightened relevance ensures you can earn your certificate or degree quickly.

Here are just a few more of the unique advantages we offer students:

  • Accelerated Completion: Less than a year of courses can lead to a stable, new career
  • Financial Assistance: Available to qualifying students
  • Blended Learning: Online & in-person courses
  • Job Placement Assistance: Our Career Services department can help connect students with local employers

Is a Rewarding Career in Business Right For You?

Is career training the right fit for you? Our fun, online quiz can help you find out. It takes just three minutes to complete and will offer a personalized report to help you determine if this is the right choice for you.

Is a rewarding career in XXX right for you? Take Our Quiz!

Explore Other Business Programs

3 Convenient Locations

Lansing Jackson Mt. Pleasant