Administrative Support - DiplomaIf you enjoy working in an office environment and would like to get to work quickly, the Administrative Support diploma program is for you. This curriculum prepares you for entry-level office occupations and is ideal for students who are looking for a one-year program that provides the skills needed for many office positions.
For more information, contact:
Lydia Tisdale (843) 349-5275See Program Requirements»
Career OutlookGraduates of the Administrative Support program find that they are highly-sought employees, with skills that qualify them for a number of general office duties, from data entry and transcription to document formatting and light accounting. Employment opportunities can be found in the following fields:
- Education, legal, and medical offices
- Construction companies
- Real estate companies
- Government agencies
For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.
For more information about gainful employment, visit: http://www.hgtc.edu/righttoknow.
|Course Sequence and Progression Requirements:
A minimum grade of “C” or better is required for all AOT-prefixed courses for progression and graduation. Most Administrative Support (AOT) courses are offered only once each year, so following the recommended course sequence is extremely important.
Students may select Administrative Support or Accounting, Legal or Medical Emphasis with advisor approval.
|First Semester - Fall|
|AOT 134||Office Communications||3|
|AOT 165||Information Processing Software||3|
|AOT 239||Computerized Office Accounting||3|
|ACC 101||Accounting Principles I|
|Second Semester - Spring|
|AOT 110||Document Formatting||3|
|AOT 234||Admin. Office Communications||3|
|ENG 155||Communications I||3|
|MAT 155||Contemporary Mathematics||3|
|Third Semester - Summer|
|AOT 180||Customer Service||3|
|AOT 261||Office Spreadsheet Applications||3|
|ENG 160||Technical Communications I||3|
|PSY 103||Human Relations||3|
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS
* Emphasis Elective: Choose BAF 101, HIM 103, or LEG 135
** Emphasis Elective: Choose ACC 150, BUS 121, or HIM 105