Aurora College

Office Administration

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Program Information

School:Aurora College
Faculty:School of Business & Leadership
Field of Study:Office Management and Supervision
Description:The Office Administration Program is intended to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for administrative careers in business, government and non-profit organizations. Emphasis is placed on preparing students for employment in the unique work environment in the NWT. The Office Administration Program provides students with an opportunity to acquire a Certificate (a one-year program) and a Diploma (a two-year program).

Upon completing the Certificate Program (including the Practicum), students may enroll in the Diploma Program. This program takes one year to complete. It consists of 10 courses, each with 45 class hours and worth 3 credits. The Diploma Program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in an executive administrative assistant position in business, government or non-profit organizations. As the program emphasizes specialized organizational and technical skills, students will also be able to succeed in administrative positions in the areas of human resources, payroll, and finance.
URL:Office Administration at Aurora College
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Supervisors, General Office and Administrative Support WorkersSupervisors, Library, Correspondence, and Related Information Workers

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Statement of Research Interests
To be eligible for acceptance, an applicant must: possess an Office Administration Certificate; and provide a letter of intent (for applicants who completed the OA Certificate Program more than a year prior to their enrolment in the OA Diploma Program).

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 12, 2021