Administrative Office Management | AAS - Western Iowa Tech Community College
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Administrative Office Management | AAS

Administrative Office Management | AAS

Associate of Applied Science
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Transfer Options
This program is eligible for free tuition

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.

Meet Your Advisor

Colleen Clifford
Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
Sioux City Campus, Admissions A303
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Transfer to a Four-Year School

If a bachelor's degree is your educational goal, getting a head start on your major has never been easier. You can apply the credits from this associate degree toward a bachelor's degree at a four-year college and university. To make the most of your time and money, tell your advisor about your transfer plans early in the admissions process.

Four-Year College Agreements

Career Options

People with these jobs are in charge running the office, which includes keeping records and providing clerical and information support.

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

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Mellisa Flanigan
Mellisa Flanigan
Business and Office Support Instructor
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Assoc Dean of Instruction for Career & Technical Education
Sioux City Campus, Room B107

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $12,805.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $12,870.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/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.

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