This certificate creates the foundation for all other Office Administration certificates and degrees. This curriculum prepares the student for office employment as an Office Assistant. The student will be proficient on a computer with satisfactory speed and accuracy, will be competent in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint, will possess professional traits when communicating with others (both verbally and in writing), will be knowledgeable of grammar rules and business math principles, and will practice office simulations. Upon completion of this curriculum, a certificate will be awarded. Additional information is available on the Office Administration website.