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Administrative Management and Technology

About the Program

The U.S. Department of Labor states that secretaries and administrative assistants perform a variety of administrative and clerical duties necessary to run an organization efficiently. They serve as information and communication managers for an office; plan and schedule meetings and appointments; organize and maintain paper and electronic files; manage projects; conduct research; and disseminate information by using the telephone, mail services, websites and e-mail. As the reliance on technology continues to expand in offices, the role of the office professional continues to evolve.

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Career Opportunities

Office personnel can be found in almost any type of industry. They work in corporate America, law offices, hospitals or the medical field, schools and government agencies. Jobs range from beginning receptionists and clerical positions to experienced corporate administrative assistants and department managers.

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Administrative Management and Technology Program

(formerly Administrative Office Systems)