Gainful Employment Administrative Office Assistant

Gainful Employment – Administrative Office Assistant Certificate


Effective July 1, 2011, the Department of Education requires schools with Gainful Employment programs to disclose certain information about them.  Information reported below is for the period between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013. 


Program Name         Administrative Office Assistant Certificate


Classification of Industry Program (CIP)       52.0401

Prepares individuals to perform the duties of administrative assistants and/or secretaries and stenographers. Includes instruction in business communications, principles of business law, word processing and data entry, office machines operation and maintenance, office procedures, public relations, secretarial accounting, filing systems, and records management, and report preparation.



This program prepares students for the following occupations: Secretaries and Administrative Assistants. Details are available on the US Department of Labor’s website via the Standard Occupational classification (SOC) code links. 


Jobs related to this program:                                   SOC Code: 43-6011

Executive Secretaries, Administrative Assistants, and Office and Administrative Support Occupations.


Cost of Program

Costs are calculated for the entire program based on tuition and fees for the 2013-14 AY. Students may have additional living, transportation, or personal expenses that are not included in the costs below. For a breakdown of costs by semester, please see Estimated Costs prepared by the Department.


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Program Completion

Normal time to Complete the Program: Forty-Eight Weeks

Percent of Students completing program in Normal Time:  Not Disclosed due to Privacy


Debt at Program Completion

Not Disclosed due to Privacy


Job Placement

Job placement data is not required for this program.