Along with the development of clerical skills on a variety of office machines including computers, the student develops judgment, attitude, dependability, cooperation initiative, and other personal qualities that are considered essential for success. Since most office related jobs require working well with others, a considerable amount of emphasis is also placed on the need for poise, good grooming and the ability to get along with other members of the office team.
Broad Units of Study include Keyboarding, Computer Essentials, Office Procedures, Office Applications, Financial Functions, Accounting, Payroll, Business Communications, Customer Service, Medical Terminology, Medical Ethics/Office Procedures, Intro to Medical Insurance, Intro to Medical Coding and Electronic Health Records.
|Time Commitment||Full Time, Part Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
1405 Madison St.
Shelbyville, TN 37160
Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, and handling information requests, as well as performing routine administrative functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 7,550
Current job openings per year: 640