Office Assistant
Home  >  Academics  >  Majors and Programs  >  Office Assistant  


Program Description

The Office Assistant Certificate Program is for the student who wants to attain or update skills. Training will be conducted on state-of-the-art equipment and software. The program is intended to prepare students for entry-level office positions in both the public and private sector. For students desiring on-the-job experience, an internship course may be available. A prior business background is not essential. Courses completed in the Office Assistant Program can be applied to an associate's degree in Office Management or General Studies.

Degree: Certificate
Hegis: 5005
Curriculum Code: 0935
Campus Location: City
Business & Public Service Division

Available at:

Pre-Admission Recommendations:
HS or HSE Diploma

Career Opportunities/Further Education:
Entry-Level Office Positions


Did You Know?

A significant number of courses have been renumbered as part of the State University of New York's policies which promote student mobility, through transfer of academic credit, to other SUNY institutions. All courses should be numbered at the 100-200 levels. The Listing Reference contains both the old and new numbers which should aid students in their choice of courses.


For emergency closings and announcements, call 716-851-1111. © 2010 Erie Community College. All rights reserved.