Office Administration - Executive

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Program Code: OAEX (Full-Time) Length of Program: Two-Year Awarded Upon Completion: Ontario College Diploma Starts: Sep (Open)
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Term 1 OAG-1025 Document Production I and Keyboarding OAG-1023 Online Communications and Social Media OAG-1153 Multimedia Presentations MTH-1002 Business Mathematics COM-1013 Critical Thinking and Writing GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Term 2 OAG-2214 Document Production II OAG-2204 Professional Workplace Skills OAG-2314 Spreadsheet Management ACC-2503 Financial Foundations JSS-1001 Job Search and Success GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Academic Break Academic Break Term 3 OXH-3003 Document Production III OXH-3803 Database Management OAX-3084 Advanced Management Applications ACC-3903 Financial Applications in Business COM-2013 Communications for Business GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Term 4 OAX-4304 Desktop Publishing OAX-4005 Executive Capstone and Event Management OAX-4104 Web Management CPL-1003 Internship - Part-Time* - OR - OHS-1023 Occupational Health and Safety*

Office Administration is a role that involves regular interaction with all levels of an organization. Today's competitive global businesses require office professionals to be responsible, to manage the administrative tasks that support their fast-paced, dynamic office environments and to provide effective support to all levels of management. Employers need administrative professionals with exceptional computer skills using a wide variety of software programs, the ability to communicate professionally, the ability to provide excellent customer service, and the organizational expertise to keep the office running smoothly.

This Executive diploma program is designed for those seeking challenge and responsibility, advanced business technical skills, and are known for having a keen eye for detail. Students will learn to apply advanced administrative professional skills and manage professional business applications to achieve highly-skilled office careers. Administrative professionals often act as a connecting link between the senior management and the employees in an organization.

Students develop their technical skills including computerized accounting, business communications, interpersonal, social media and web management. With a wide variety of hands-on practical experience built into the program, and emphasis on professional business applications, critical thinking, meeting and event management and problem solving, graduates of this program are fully trained to meet the demands of today's evolving office environment. 

Students experience an active learning environment including an optional internship in Term 4 that provides up to 180 hours of practical office experience. Executive students are strongly encouraged to register for the CPL-1003 Internship course. Students also produce a professional portfolio and participate in a professional mock job interview. Students are also provided opportunities to grow their co-curricular record. 

In the 2019 Key Performance Indicator (KPI) survey, 94% of the students were satisfied or very satisfied that the Office Administration - Executive program provided them with the knowledge and skills that were useful for their future career. Likewise, 94% of the students were satisfied or very satisfied with the quality of the program and their learning experiences and 97% of the students were satisfied or very satisfied that the program developed their computer skills.

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Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent with:
Grade 12 English C or U

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes, be out of secondary school for at least one year and usually do not have a high school diploma. Mature applicant assessment for this program is available in the Counselling Department in the subject of English. The assessment(s) will demonstrate proficiency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext. 3412. Academic admission requirements can be obtained through Academic Upgrading and Pre-Programs at Lambton College.

Employment Opportunities

Our graduates have the professional skills, knowledge and practical experience to pursue rewarding careers in business, industry, government, manufacturing, education, transportation, hospital departments (particularly administration), law and numerous other professional services. Some job titles used for these types of positions are accounting clerk, administrative assistant, executive assistant, office manager, senior administrative support officer, support coordinator, and human resources assistant.

Tuition Fees
Breakdown of fees for

Please Note: These fees apply to the 2020-2021 academic year and are subject to change. Fees do not include books (unless specifically noted), supplies or living costs.

Business & International Education
519-542-7751 ext 2433

Program Information
519-541-2403
info@lambtoncollege.ca

Sherri Veilleux
Office Administration Programs Coordinator
sherri.veilleux@lambtoncollege.ca