Field of Study: Office Management
Office management programs prepare people to supervise and manage the operations and personnel in business offices.
Office management programs include topics such as:
- Employee supervision
- Labor relations
- Scheduling and coordination
- Equipment and space management
- Office records management
Many career and technical schools offer certificate programs in office management. Most community colleges and 2-year schools offer certificate and associate degree programs in office management. 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 management. A bachelor's degree usually takes about four years of full-time study.