How to Become an Office Administrator
Step 1: Earn Your HS Diploma or Equivalent
Step 2: Get Formal Training through an Accredited InstitutionWhile formal training is not always required, it can be helpful in seeking employment in this field. Office Administrator programs are usually available at the certificate level, with online and on-campus options available. Courses typically cover topics like office technology, computer skills, office administrative procedures, and written communication skills. Step 3: Start WorkingMany employers will offer on-the job training, but formal education as an Office Administrator will offer applicants an advantage.
What You'll Learn During Your Online Office Administrator Training
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- Business basics
- Front office skills
- Office management
- Notetaking techniques
- Legal and ethical issues
- The financial side
- Spreadsheet fundamentals
- Interpersonal relations
- Office technology
- Record and file management
- Professional presentations
For the full Office Administrator course outline, please visit our Course Outline page.
Office Administrator Course That Fits Your Life
In as little as four months you can be ready to start making $35,000 a year* as an Office Administrator. And our self-paced online office administrator school means you can study anytime, anywhere. With this online office administrator school, there are no in-person office administration classes to attend and no schedules to keep. Our Office Administration program will teach you everything you need to know to start working as an Office Administrator'no previous experience needed.