Office Management

Office Management

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Program Duration

1 year (Two Semesters)

Program Type

Technical Certificate

Median North Arkansas Salary

Career and Wage Information

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Why Choose This Program

There is a high demand for workers for office-related jobs not only in the local area but also nationwide.


About The Program

The Office Management Technical Certificate prepares students for careers in clerical, general secretarial and administrative assistant careers. Students will learn to operate computers and other office machines, become proficient with common business software and develop good work and organizational habits. This program emphasizes the development of personal attitudes and traits that enable students to work harmoniously with employers and co-workers.

ACBSP Accreditation

Paying for College

Northark is affordable! We offer nearly $500,000 annually through institutional and foundation scholarships in addition to federal and state aid. See our scholarships and other financial aid programs.

Transfer or Stackable Options

The certificate can be applied toward the Associate of Applied Science in Office Management or to satisfy one of the technical disciplines required for the Associate of Applied Science in General Technology.

Faculty Contact

Cheryl Keymer
Department Chair of Business and Information Technology
(870) 391-3225

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate effective business communication skills.
  • Prepare and use financial information.
  • Manage business information using appropriate software.
  • Perform records management activities.
  • Perform accounting activities.
  • Demonstrate employability and workplace skills.
  • Perform information processing activities.
  • Develop leadership skills.
  • Develop strategic organizational skills.
  • Perform office management activities.