Office Administration

Office Administrator Working at Desk

Program at a glance

Program code: 
020335
Accreditation: 
Ontario College Diploma
Length of study: 
42 weeks*
Study options: 
Full-time
Campus location: 
College Drive Campus

Get a college diploma in 42 weeks! Become an asset to any company with highly transferable skills that could take you anywhere in the world. Learn advanced computer and administration skills as well as specialized medical or legal office administration. Benefit from a placement in your final semester to give you hands-on experience and the opportunity to network in your field of interest.


Career Opportunities

  • Medical facilities
  • Insurance/Law firms
  • Financial institutions
  • Accounting firms
  • Government agencies
  • Police departments
  • Educational institutions

What You Learn

  • Medical and Legal terminology
  • Office procedures and administration
  • Office commerce
  • Computerized bookkeeping
  • Database analysis
  • Communications
  • Advanced computer applications
Admission Requirements: 

Program Prerequisites

OSSD or equivalent Grade 12 Compulsory English (ENG4C or ENG4U)

Curriculum: 

Fall 2013 Intake

Semester One - Fall 2013:

PSY123Applied Psychology

CMM105 Editing l

OAD116 Computerized Document Production I

OAD123 Office Procedures and Administration I

OAD110 Office Commerce

OAD229 Legal Terminology

Semester Two - Winter 2014:

GenEd General Education Elective - Online

CMM205 Editing ll

OAD117 Computerized Document Production II

OAD124 Office Procedures and Administration II

OAD218 Advanced Spreadsheet Applications

OAD217 Database Applications

OAD214 Medical Terminology


Semester Three - Spring 2014 (12 wks + 2 wk Placement):

HUM100 Interpersonal Relations

CMM230 Workplace Communications

OAD216 Advanced Word Processing Applications

OAD227 Office Procedures and Administration lll

OAD267 Medical Billing

ACC159 Computerized Bookkeeping

OAD230 Integrated Office Simulation

OAD299 Placement (2 wks)


 

Winter 2014 Intake

Semester One - Winter 2014:

PSY123Applied Psychology

CMM105 Editing l

OAD116 Computerized Document Production I

OAD123 Office Procedures and Administration I

OAD110 Office Commerce

OAD229 Legal Terminology

Semester Two - Spring 2014:

GenEd General Education Elective - Online

CMM205 Editing ll

OAD117 Computerized Document Production II

OAD124 Office Procedures and Administration II

OAD218 Advanced Spreadsheet Applications

OAD217 Database Applications

OAD214 Medical Terminology


Semester Three - Fall 2014 (12 wks + 2 wk Placement):

HUM100 Interpersonal Relations

CMM230 Workplace Communications

OAD216 Advanced Word Processing Applications

OAD227 Office Procedures and Administration lll

OAD267 Medical Billing

ACC159 Computerized Bookkeeping

OAD230 Integrated Office Simulation

OAD299 Placement (2 wks)


Every attempt is made to ensure the accuracy of information provided on our website. The College reserves the right to modify any course, program, curriculum, fee, timetable, or campus location at any time.

Additional Credentials: 

Diploma to Degree

  • Athabasca University

See full transfer guide

Learning Outcomes: 

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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