Douglas College

Administrative Assistant

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Program Information

School:Douglas College
Degree:Certificate; Co-op
Field of Study:Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Description:The Administrative Assistant program prepares students for technical and administrative support positions. Graduates of this program will be highly proficient in computer applications and will demonstrate abilities in communication and interpersonal skills, business research, teamwork, supervisory skills, administrative procedures, presentation skills, problem-solving and independent decision-making. Upon successful completion of program requirements, students are eligible to apply for an Office Administration Certificate - Administrative Assistant Option.
URL:Administrative Assistant at Douglas College
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,528
Careers:SecretariesReceptionistsPostal ClerksSee More...

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade11 English 

English 11 with a grade of "C" or better or the following exemptions: EN 12 "P", EN LIT 12 "P", TPC 12 "P" and COMM 12 "C+". Full-time students must be able to type 25 net words per minute. Part-time students do not require a specific keyboarding speed for entry; however, students must provide proof of keyboarding speed before registration in any course which has a keyboarding prerequisite. Douglas College general admission requirements must also be met.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 06, 2010