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2016-2017 VSCC Catalog 
    
2016-2017 VSCC Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Administrative Professional Technology Technical Certificate


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(Effective Spring 2017)

This technical certificate program allows students to build career entry skills for the office environment. The employment aim of the program is to build computer skills and basic communication skills. This certificate lends itself well to students returning to the workforce or preparing for initial employment. The certificate can be completed in one semester of full-time study or in one year of part-time study.

Certificate Requirements - Credits (24)


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Total Certificate Requirements - Credits (24)


DegreeWorks, along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the DegreeWorks audit, which is accessible through My Volstate.

Career and Salary Information


 The following is a list of some of the career choices that may be obtained upon completion of this certificate. Please visit the following website www.onetonline.org  or speak to an advisor for additional career opportunities, salary information and education requirements.  Salaries are not guaranteed.

Career Beginning Salary Experienced Salary Median
Bill and Account Collectors $20,490 $29,200
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks $21,330 $32,900
Customer Service Representatives $18,430 $28,600
General Office Clerks $17,910 $27,300
Information Clerks $25,840 $36,100
Office & Administrative Support Workers $19,520 $31,000
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers $22,090 $30,600
Receptionists $17,970 $35,700
Tellers $19,520 $32,700

 

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