Program Description

The efficiency of any organization depends in part upon the administrative professionals who are at the center of communications within the business. They process and transmit information to the staff and to other organizations. The Administrative Professional Associate Degree program will train you in a wide range of skills using the latest computer technology. NTC's Administrative Professional coursework prepares students to provide customer service, produce business communications, manage projects, plan meetings and events and perform an array of office responsibilities.

Approximate Cost

$12,503
Tuition: $9742 , Books: $2761

Starting Salary

$33,169
Average, based on the annual Graduate Outcomes Report

Financial Aid

Available

Available

100% Online

Availability

Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

100%
at Wausau
100%
at Antigo
100%
at Medford
100%
at Phillips
100%
at Spencer
100%
at Wittenberg
100%
at Online

* Campus and online availability of courses and programs may be subject to change.

Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

  • Model professionalism in the workplace
  • Maintain internal and external relationships
  • Manage administrative projects
  • Perform routine administrative procedures
  • Apply technology skills to business and administrative tasks
  • Demonstrate effective workplace communications

Courses

The Administrative Professional Associate Degree is a 62 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

First Term

POWERPOINT 2016 LEVEL 1 1.00
EXCEL 2016 LEVEL 1 1.00
WORD 2016 LEVEL 1 1.00
BUSINESS PROOFREADING & EDITING 3.00
MEETING, TRAVEL & EVENT PLANNING 2.00
MICROSOFT OUTLOOK 1.00
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 1.00
ELECTRONIC BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS 3.00
COMPUTER KEYBOARDING 1.00
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS 1.00

Second Term

KEYBOARDING 2 1.00
MICROSOFT WORD APPLICATIONS 2.00
10-KEY BY TOUCH 1.00
INFORMATION STORAGE MANAGEMENT 3.00
DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT 3.00
OFFICE PORTFOLIO 2.00
THINK CRITICALLY & CREATIVELY 3.00

Third Term

ACCOUNTING FUNDAMENTALS 3.00
EXCEL 2016 LEVEL 2 1.00
DIGITAL TRANSCRIPTION 2.00
DESKTOP PUBLISHING 3.00
WRITTEN COMMUNICATION 3.00
ENGLISH COMPOSITION 1 3.00
PSYCHOLOGY OF HUMAN RELATIONS 3.00
INTRO TO PSYCHOLOGY 3.00

Fourth Term

QUICKBOOKS 1 1.00
MODERN OFFICE TECHNOLOGIES 3.00
INTEGRATED MICROSOFT APPLICATIONS 3.00
OFFICE INTERNSHIP 1.00
ORAL/INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION 3.00
INTRODUCTION TO DIVERSITY STUDIES 3.00
MATH WITH BUSINESS APPLICATIONS 3.00
COLLEGE MATHEMATICS 3.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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Transfer Information

The following transfer guides executed in partnership with post-secondary institutions are based on articulation agreements and are a guide to provide an easy way to understand how credits transfer.

Admissions Process

Our application process takes just a few minutes to complete, but we want to make sure you have the things you’ll need on hand to complete the application. We’re here to help if you have any questions while submitting your application.

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The application can be submitted online and takes just a few minutes to complete. A $30.00 non-refundable application fee is required. Pay at the time you apply or bypass to pay in person within a week of applying.

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What’s Next?

We’ll review your application and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.