Administrative Support | Horry Georgetown Technical College

Administrative Support

Administrative Support - Certificate

Program Requirements:

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Admission Type:

General College Admission
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Locations:

Conway

Contact:

Admissions
(843) 349-5277

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If you enjoy working in an office environment and would like to get to work quickly, the Administrative Support certificate program is for you. This curriculum prepares you for entry-level office occupations and is ideal for students who are looking for a program that provides the skills needed for many office positions. 

For more information, contact:
Lydia Tisdale - (843) 349-5275

Career Outlook

Graduates 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:

  • Banks
  • Education, legal, and medical offices
  • Construction companies
  • Retailers
  • 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.

Gainful Employment Information 

See:  Gainful Employment Information.

Program Information

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.

First Semester - Fall    
AOT 105 Keyboarding 3
AOT 134 Office Communications 3
AOT 165 Information Processing Software 3
AOT 239 Computerized Office Accounting 3
  TOTAL 12
Second Semester - Spring    
AOT 110 Document Formatting 3
AOT 234 Admin. Office Communications 3
ENG 155 Communications I 3
PSY 103 Human Relations 3
  TOTAL 12
 

Total Credit Hours

24