This program prepares individuals to perform the duties of administrative assistants. It includes instruction in business communications, proofreading and editing, keyboarding and document processing, office procedures, business etiquette, basic accounting, filing systems and records management, and presentation preparation. Individuals also receive in-depth instruction in word processing, data base, spreadsheet, and presentation software. Students must earn a “C” or better in all core courses before participating in an internship, service learning, or on-the-job training. A “C” or better in all core courses is also required for graduation.