Business Office Administration

Program Overview

Graduate in as few as 10 Months

Hybrid or
100% Online Program

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

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Classes Starting
December 28th, 2022!

  • Prepares you for a career in the business office administration field
  • Introduces you to basic accounting, marketing, communications, and human resources
  • Trains you in Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Provides you with an understanding of basic accounting concepts, business applications, and office administration

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Program Overview

Graduate in as few as 10 Months

Hybrid or
100% Online Program

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

calendar icon

Classes Starting
December 28th, 2022!

  • Prepares you for a career in the business office administration field
  • Introduces you to basic accounting, marketing, communications, and human resources
  • Trains you in Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Provides you with an understanding of basic accounting concepts, business applications, and office administration

Business Office Administration Training Program

UEI's Business Office Administration Program is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on training needed for various entry-level office and administrative positions. The Program provides students with hands-training in essential business office concepts, office procedures, and office computer programs.

UEI's College now offers two programs: A 100% Online Business Office Administration Program and a Hybrid Business Office Administration Program. The 100% Online Program is completed entirely online, while the Hybrid BOA Program is completed online and on-site where students attend hands-on lab training.

Upon completing and graduating from the business office administration program, students should be familiar with working in an office and being part of a business. This Program prepares students to become administrative assistants, office managers, customer service representatives, and more positions.

If you're interested in an entry-level business office administration position, consider enrolling in UEI's Business Office Administration Course. The great thing about our Program is that you can earn your diploma in as few as 10 months, placing you on the fast track toward a business office administration position.

UEI's faculty of professional instructors provide students with comprehensive training on how to use computer programs that are prevalent in business offices. Computer programs covered by the course include Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access, and QuickBooks, to name a few. Furthermore, the Program teaches students accounting principles, business calculations, business basics, office administration, and communication.

The Hybrid Business Administration Program requires students to complete a required 250-Hour externship with an approved employer prior to graduating from the Program. Completing the externship allows students to practice what they've learned in the course by putting their skills to work in a real-world environment, preparing them for a potential career in a business office setting.

So, if you enjoy working in an office setting, consider enrolling in UEI's Business Office Administration Program and prepare for an entry-level position in business office administration in less than a year.

UEI's 100% online programs are operated under the UEI College Gardena Campus (currently available for CA and AZ residents).

Skills You Will Learn

The Program helps students develop a foundation in business office administration, teaching them basic accounting concepts and how to use account software such as QuickBooks, enabling them to perform bookkeeping functions for their employer.

Additionally, students are taught how to use the Microsoft Office Suite of Applications to create address books, mailing lists, inventory lists, and expense tracking.

Furthermore, students are taught how to use Adobe Acrobat and Google Apps, broadening their computer skills for future use in an administrative position. The Program also addresses soft skills, such as proper business etiquette and interpersonal communication.

Summary of Topics Covered by the Business Office Administration Program

  • Using Microsoft Office Suite of Applications
  • Using QuickBooks Accounting Software
  • Adobe Acrobat and Google Apps
  • Operating office printers, projectors, and shredders
  • Verbal Communication Skills
  • 250-Hour externship with an approved local employer

Overall, the Business Office Admin Program is designed to ensure that graduates are ready to succeed in a career in office administration upon graduation. If you're interested in enrolling in the Hybrid or Online Business Office Administration Programs, contact us, and one of our admissions team members will provide you with everything you need to know about the Programs. Again, our programs can be completed in less than a year, preparing you for a new and rewarding career in a short amount of time.

Business Office Administration Career Outcomes

UEI’s Business Office Administration Program graduates will enter the candidate pool equipped with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on training that employers are looking for when seeking to hire for entry-level business office administration positions. There are no formal rules and education requirements for a position in business office administration. However, obtaining an education will help you better market yourself when searching for a position. This is so because some employers tend to prefer persons who have a post-secondary education because they are aware that these programs provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in an entry-level position.

UEI’s Business Office Administration Program prepares graduates for the following careers:

 

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Office Clerk
  • Office Assistant
  • Secretary
  • Receptionist
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Office Coordinator
  • Clerk
  • Office Manager
  • Program Assistant

About This Program

The Hybrid and Online Business Office Administration Courses provide students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on training necessary for an entry-level business office administrator career.

The programs train students by introducing them to administrative office functions that include business communication, business professionalism, customer service, and accounting principles.

Students are also trained on how to use Microsoft Office Programs that include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access. Overall, the Program provides the necessary skills for graduates to compete in today's business environment.

Furthermore, the Hybrid Business Office Administration Program offers extensive hands-on training via a 250-Hour externship that provides students with on-the-job training they cannot get elsewhere, preparing them for a career in the real world.

Compare: Hybrid vs. 100% Online Business Office Administration Program

Curriculum Hybrid Online
Accounting Principles
MS Excel Fundamentals
Speadsheets For Finance
Business Applications
Office Administration
Customer Service & Ethical Business Practices
Communication
Externship
Business Networking Database Management
Microsoft Integration Skills Capstone

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