The Administrative Office Management program is an associate degree program that prepares you to assume positions as office managers, supervisors, or as assistants to top executives. During the first year of the program, you will develop skills for entry-level office employment. The first-year classes emphasize technology, proofreading and editing, document formatting, filing, machine transcription, human relations, and computerized ten-key. Technology plays a big role in the administrative support occupations. The program emphasizes word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation graphics skills using a Windows operating system.

To register or if you have questions:

Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
colleen.clifford@witcc.edu
712.317.3126
Sioux City Campus, Admissions A303
Book an Appointment

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $12,480.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $12,545.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated housing and meals: $3,825.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

Transfer Agreements

Western Iowa Tech Community College has articulation agreements with many four-year colleges and universities in the region. Most or all of this degree is accepted by the four-year schools listed below, which means you can continue your education and earn a bachelor's degree. Admissions criteria vary slightly for each school. It is important to talk to your admissions advisor right away to select transferrable classes.

Required Classes for Administrative Office Management | AAS

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
ADM 105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
ADM 131 Office Calculators 1
ADM 162 Office Procedures 3
ACC 111 Introduction to Accounting 3
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
CSC 116 Information Computing 3
     
ADM 123 Document Formatting 3
ADM 159 Proofreading and Editing 3
BCA 147 Basic Spreadsheets 2
BCA 148 Advanced Spreadsheets 2
ACC 311 Computer Accounting 3
PSY 102 Human & Work Relations 3
     
ADM 124 Document Formatting II 3
ADM 154 Business Communication 3
ADM 176 Electronic Records System 3
ADM 180 Administrative Management 3
BCA 221 Integrated Computer Business Applications 3
SMM 101 Social Media Explored 3
     
ADM 241 Advanced Office Skills 3
ADM 932 Internship II 1-4
ACC 161 Payroll Accounting 3
SDV 153 Pre-Employment Strategies 2
SPC 112 Public Speaking 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics 3

Entrance Requirements

Submit your official high school/college transcripts to transcripts@witcc.edu.

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Mellisa Flanigan
Business and Office Support Instructor
mellisa.flanigan@witcc.edu
712.274.8733 Ext. 1357
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Assoc Dean of Instruction for Career & Technical Education
michael.rohlena@witcc.edu
712.274.8733 Ext. 3217
Sioux City Campus, Room B107

Advisory Board

Amy Coghlan Northwest Area Education Agency
Dar Raye Hunwardsen Seaboard Triumph Foods
Kristi Lehman Wells' Dairy, Inc.
Maggie Loutsch Tyson Foods, Inc..
Nancy Watson Ho-Chunk, Inc./WITCC
Kim McCormick Action Moving
Julie Treinen Echo Electric