Accelerated Business Essentials

Accelerated Business Essentials

Enhance your career with administrative assistant training in California at Empire College!

Business Essentials and Administrative Assistant Training

"Previously I worked in manufacturing. I had never worked in an office before. I especially like that I have a lot of interaction with people, and the work environment is nice."
- Karina Nuno, Administrative Assistant

 
 

Add business skills to enhance your prior college studies in this ambitious program tailored for degree holders and those with office work experience. Our administrative assistant courses can help you increase your employment options.

Objective: This accelerated business program in California is designed to upgrade your existing skills so you can become an administrative assistant with a variety of highly marketable skills. This program is tailored for those with previous college education and/or work experience to meet the demands of today's employer. Empire College focuses on marketable skills.

Prerequisites: (1) College transcript indicating completion of 30 semester units, or resume' outlining three years of office work experience; (2) net keyboarding speed of 30 words per minute on a 5-minute timing.

Program Length: 2½ quarters
Diploma awarded upon successful completion of all graduation requirements.

This administrative assistant program in California includes the following courses:

  • Bookkeeping and QuickBooks
  • Business Math
  • Various Computer, Internet and Microsoft courses
  • Business English and Correspondence
  • Career Transitions
  • Office Management
  • Records Management
  • Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship: Creating, Marketing, Financing and Managing a business 
  • Information Literacy
  • And more comprehensive courses!

Click here to view a course outline for the accelerated business program.