2023-2024 Olympic College Catalog 
    Jul 15, 2024  
2023-2024 Olympic College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Administrative Office Support (ATA)

Graduates of this program may seek employment in public or private industry as administrative assistants, secretaries, executive secretaries, or office managers. They may plan to transfer to a four-year college or university with an Upside Down Transfer Program.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Effectively use a variety of software to accomplish office tasks.
  2. Apply mathematics concepts to typical business situations.
  3. Effectively communicate orally and in writing in the context of common business practices.
  4. Design, maintain, and evaluate office systems (paper flow, mail procedures, records management, etc.).
  5. Work as a team member in an office environment to accomplish the goals of the organization.
  6. Define, explain, correctly spell, and effectively use business terminology.
  7. Effectively apply components of the accounting equation to typical business transactions.

Required Courses (91 Credits)

Computation (5 Credits)


Communication (5 Credits)

Human Relations (3 Credits)

Keyboard proficiency (6 Credits)