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Online Administrative Assistant Program

Administrative Assistant Program

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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 fully online 35-week program the right fit for you? Let’s learn a bit more about it!

Online Interpersonal & Professional Training Designed for Business Success

If you’re the type of person who seeks out challenges, loves to help others, and is looking for life-long success in the business field, the role of administrative assistant was created for you.

While you may face a new challenge every day—just one of the reasons this career is so rewarding—typical day-to-day administrative assistant work could include:

  • Organizing files, meetings, and the general office
  • Managing communication via phone, email, or face to face
  • Maintaining office supplies and budget

In order to succeed as an administrative assistant, you’ll need to be highly organized, possess strong communication skills, and be comfortable taking the lead. Luckily for you, these skills are just some areas we cover in our administrative assistant program.

What You’ll Learn in This 100% Online Business Program

At Career Quest Learning Centers, you can prepare for administrative work by completing our administrative assistant training program! Our administrative assistant education program is being offered online for 2020 to help students acquire a variety of valuable skills.

Once you finish this program, some professional tasks you can create includes:

  • Publications
  • Documents
  • Worksheets
  • Financial reports

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

With a passion for providing both career development skills and personal skills, once you’ve learned more about the technical aspect of being an administrative assistant, our instructors will help you continue to grow by 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.

Advancing Your Business Career

Upon completion of the program, some of the possible jobs for administrative assistants 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 Step Towards an 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!

Online administrative assistant training can be completed in just 35 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 100% online administrative assistant program and earn your degree at home on your own time!

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Benefits of Pursuing a Career Quest Program

In addition to learning the vital skills to start a rewarding career in administrative assistance, deciding to enroll with us offers several additional benefits:

  • Relevant coursework with career placement assistance
  • Financial aid for qualifying students
  • Blended learning that allows for online studies

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.

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