# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Office Administration Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Office Administration (6621/36 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:6621
Co-op:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:10–12
Prerequisites:None

Students develop and enhance skills in processing and managing information, data and financial functions while developing and improving communication skills and other vital competencies needed for successful employment as administrative support professionals. Students examine and employ the latest technology and software used in office systems. In addition, students study procedures involved with information processing, procurement, telecommunications, maintaining office systems, organizing and planning functions, supervising employees, and developing employability skills

Recommended prerequisite(s): Keyboarding course(s) or teacher-approved demonstration and documentation of touch keyboarding skills

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
    • Printing Technology
  • Business Management and Administration
    • Administrative Support
    • General Management
    • Human Resources Management
    • Operations Management
  • Information Technology
    • Information Support and Services
  • Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
    • Health, Safety and Environmental Management
    • Sales and Service

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course

Certifications

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.