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Executive Administrative Assistant

The Executive Administrative Assistant Certificate Program provides students with the education and skills required to keep pace with the communication, interpersonal and technological needs of today's rapidly changing business environment. Upon successful completion of program requirements students will be highly proficient in customer service, computer applications, communication and interpersonal skills, teamwork, supervisory skills, administrative procedures, presentation skills, and problem-solving skills. The diverse curriculum will prepare you for your career as a Professional Executive Administrative Assistant.

Benefits of this Certificate:

  • Improve your employability and opportunities for advancement
  • Strengthen your administrative, communication and computer skills
  • Gain the interpersonal skills needed to meet the demands of the current and emerging business environment

    Required Courses

  • Communicating Effectively
  • An Introduction to Accounting: The Accounting Cycle
  • Excel Level I* (2007 or 2010)
  • Excel Level II (2007 or 2010)
  • Word: Basics* (2007 or 2010)
  • Word: Intermediate (2007 or 2010)
  • Powerpoint* (2007 or 2010)
  • Business Writing Basics
  • Access Level I* (2007 or 2010)
  • Project Management - Time and Cost Management (Online Course) **NEW**
  • Executive Administrative Assistant Office Procedures
  • Mediation in the Employment Sector: Workplace Conflict

    *eligible for exemption

    Electives (Must Select 2)

  • Quickbooks Fundamentals
  • Creating Interactive Portfolios
  • Introduction to Microsoft Project
  • Spanish Language: Level I
  • Spanish Language: Level II
  • Access Level II
  • Financial/Accounting Management
  • Keyboarding (Online Course) **NEW**
  • Public Speaking

    Application Process

    The Executive Administrative Assistant Certificate Program Application Fee is nonrefundable $99 (which includes the application fee and exit typing test fee). An application and current resume must be submitted with application fee.

    Please click here to enroll in the Executive Administrative Assistant Certificate Program.

    Prerequisites

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Type 25 wpm

    Exit Requirements

  • Successful completion of required and elective courses
  • Typing test. Must be able to type: min. 50+ wpm with 90% accuracy
  • Minimum attendance of 80% in all classes

    *Some courses are eligible for exemption if you test out of the course. There is a $49 testing fee for all courses wishing to be exempt.

    Course fees are payable prior to the start of classes. There are no refunds or transfers once classes begin. Classes cannot be audited.

    In order to obtain an overall Executive Administrative Assistant Program Certificate, participants must complete all course requirements including exit requirements. Students must notify the Continuing Education Office at 817-272-2581 upon completion of all program requirements. Upon verification the Continuing Education office will mail the certificate out to the address on record.

    Currently Scheduled

    Course NameMeetsBeginsEndsFeeNew
    Spanish Language: Level ISa : 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM, 6 Sessions09/06/1410/11/14139.00
    Spanish Language: Level IISa : 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM, 6 Sessions11/01/1412/13/14139.00
    Business Writing BasicsM : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 2 Sessions08/18/1408/25/14199.00
    Introduction to Accounting: The Accounting CycleSa : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 1 Session09/06/1409/06/14199.00
    Public SpeakingTu : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 2 Sessions09/09/1409/16/14199.00
    Financial/Accounting ManagementSa : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 1 Session10/25/1410/25/14199.00
    Creating Interactive Portfolios Using MACsTu & Th : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 2 Sessions06/24/1406/26/14225.00
    Excel 2010: Level IF : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 2 Sessions05/23/1405/30/14260.00
    Excel 2010: Level IF : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 2 Sessions09/12/1409/19/14260.00
    Excel 2010: Level IIF : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 2 Sessions10/03/1410/10/14260.00
    Microsoft Project 2010 Level IIF : 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, 1 Session04/25/1404/25/14299.00
    Introduction to Microsoft ProjectF : 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, 1 Session07/25/1407/25/14299.00
    Microsoft Project 2010 Level IIF : 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, 1 Session08/15/1408/15/14299.00
    QuickBooks FundamentalsM & W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 4 Sessions10/06/1410/15/14340.00
    QuickBooks AdvancedM & W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 4 Sessions10/20/1410/29/14340.00
    Access 2010: Level IIF : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 4 Sessions04/25/1405/16/14370.00

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    Not Currently Scheduled

    These courses are not currently scheduled, but may be offered at a future date. Click the course Title link for more information.

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