3 Semesters - 46 Weeks Ontario College Diploma
The Office Administration-Executive (Accelerated) program provides students with the skills and productivity tools needed in today`s highly specialized offices. Over three semesters, students will master the skills and knowledge traditionally offered in a two-year semestered program. Thorough training is provided in all major software applications: word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, database management, desktop publishing, web page design, and automated accounting. The Internet is an integral part of the program. Emphasis is placed on developing the individual`s decision-making, interpersonal, and customer-service skills. Through workplace simulations, students develop the skills needed to meet the demands of the work environment: working under pressure, accepting responsibilities, meeting deadlines, and demonstrating initiative. Students are able to apply classroom knowledge to actual office situations through a work placement in local offices during the final module. Upon completion of the final module, students will complete the diploma requirements and access the job market at a non-traditional time.The Office Administration-Executive (Accelerated) program helps students develop the skills and knowledge to meet the many challenges offered by today`s business environment.