Degrees and Programs

Administrative Professional

Program Information

Administrative Professional

Learn the latest office methods and develop strong technology skills as a part of Northeast's Administrative Assistant program. You'll learn how to present a professional image and work with a variety of people.

The General Administrative Assistant concentration will give you specialized skills in keyboarding, word processing, data processing, business communications, accounting, and records management. You'll be ready for a career in most office environments after completion of this program.

Our program is active with the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP). This organization will provide you with networking and learning opportunities.

Intern Information

If you choose the Associate of Applied Science degree concentration, you will gain on-the-job experience through a cooperative internship.

Career Information

Administrative Professional

This occupation is expected to be among those with the largest number of new jobs. Opportunities will be best for those with extensive knowledge of software applications. Administrative assistants today increasingly take on the roles of information and communication managers.

Salary Information

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, depending on your area of concentration, salaries for entry-level administrative assistants in Nebraska is $25,960.

Courses and Program Options

Administrative Professional

You can choose from these four available options when enrolling in this program of study.