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Office Administration/Virtual Office Assistance

What it is about
Virtual Office Assistance is a concentration under the curriculum title of Office Administration. The curriculum is designed to prepare individuals to become independent contractors who possess the ability to offer administrative support services via e-mail, courier, fax, and telephone.

Courses you will take
Students will acquire office skills required in today’s business environment including utilization of word processing, spreadsheets, desktop publishing, and presentation graphics software. Coursework includes an introduction to the implementation of electronic commerce via the Internet and an introduction to telecommunications.

Graduates are prepared to pass examinations for Microsoft Office Specialist Certification and are able to become self-employed contractors or work for an established virtual office service. Some graduates will prefer to gain experience working in a traditional office environment.

This curriculum complies with the standard approved by the State Board of Community Colleges.

Contact
Leanne Ruff
Phone (828) 694-1876
E-mail: leanner@blueridge.edu