As part of the Business and Services Technology Division at H. Councill Trenholm State Community College, the Office Administration program prepares the student for a career in a professional office environment. As the business office relies increasingly on technology, organizations need well-trained, capable individuals to ensure that daily tasks are handled efficiently and effectively. In the Office Administration program, students will learn the technical and interpersonal skills that will make them key players in day-to-day operations. Students will study the current Microsoft Office applications including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, desktop publishing, and other communications technologies, allowing them to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills that will move them to the top of an organization’s must-hire list.
The Office Administration Technology Program at H. Councill Trenholm State Community College covers all aspects of the office profession and incorporates hands-on, in-depth training with current software packages to prepare students for administrative support careers. Students study computers, office systems, and procedures, while skills such as communication, organization and interpersonal relations are also emphasized.