Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Office Support

This program is available at Mat-Su College and Kodiak College. Admission to this program at the Community & Technical College and Kenai Peninsula College is currently suspended.

Builds on the Office Foundations OEC with additional skills an administrative assistant would typically use in an office setting.

Admission Requirements


Students should contact the CIOS faculty for assistance with course planning toward the occupational endorsement certificate.

Graduation Requirements

Program Requirements

CIOS A235ASpreadsheets II: MS Excel1
CIOS A260ABusiness Communications3
CIOS A262AJob Search Strategies2
CIOS A264ARecords Management2
CIOS A265Office Management3
CIOS A276AIndependent Project1
CIOS A295Office Internship1
WRTG A111Writing Across Contexts3
Total Credits16

A total of 16 credits is required for this OEC.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this OEC, students will demonstrate:

  • Keystroke skills of 40 net words per minute minimum.
  • Intermediate skills in spreadsheets.
  • Intermediate skills in managing data using a variety of media.
  • Develop business quality digital presentations and documents using a variety of media. 
  • Compose appropriate business communications.
  • Collaborate in office settings