Field of Study: Office Support
Office support programs prepare people to support office managers.
Office support programs include topics such as:
- Keyboarding skills
- General business correspondence
- Office equipment operation
In office support programs, students may be able to specialize in:
- Banking and financial support
- Business technology
Many career and technical schools offer certificate programs in office support. Most community colleges and 2-year schools offer certificate and associate degree programs in office support. A certificate program usually takes a year of full-time study. An associate degree program usually takes two years of full-time study.
Many colleges and universities offer bachelor's degrees in office support. A bachelor's degree usually takes about four years of full-time study.