Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W.
Austin, MN 55912

Toll-Free: (800) 247-5039
Local: (507) 433-0820

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Riverland Community College, Albert Lea


Administrative Assistant

Riverland Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 64
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

Computers and office technological advances have created exciting challenges for the Administrative Assistant in today's business world. This program prepares individuals to meet these challenges by offering extensive computer application training as well as management techniques. This individual prepares correspondence, files and retrieves documents, performs electronic calendaring, and handles telephone messages and faxes. Additional duties include processing mail, utilizing electronic mail, composing letters, preparing itineraries, recording meeting minutes, collecting data and performing research, generating reports, maintaining budgets, applying accounting principles, and supervising office employees.

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