Office Technologies

Career & Technical Certificate

Modes of Instruction

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This certificate will prepare the student to enter the workforce in only one year. Skills taught include computer applications, data entry, records management, and accounting software. If the student decides to continue to obtain a degree, the courses in this certificate are also included in the Office Assistant degree.

From the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

Secretaries and administrative assistants perform routine clerical and administrative duties. They organize files, prepare documents, schedule appointments, and support other staff. Although secretaries and administrative assistants work in every industry, many are employed in schools, hospitals, and government, legal, and medical offices.


According to state data, job growth in the college district are as follows
OccupationsJob Growth
Hotel, Motel & Resort Desk Clerks 20%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 6%
Customer Service Representatives 5%
Receptionists & Information Clerks 5%

What You Can Do

  • Customer Service Representative
  • Entry Level Computer Support
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Desktop Publisher

Program Details


Office Technology Faculty

Nathan Wilkins

Nathan Wilkins

Professor of Office Systems Technology
Kerri Richards

Kerri Richards

Professor of Office Systems Technology

Contact Us

Nathan Wilkins

Professor of Office Systems Technology

Phone  |  618-545-3316

Main Campus


Phone  |  618-545-3040

Fax  |  618-545-3393

Main Campus

Additional Information

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