2021-2022 College Catalog

Administrative Support Assistant TCC

Administrative Support Assistant TCC (Major Code: AS21)

Program Description

The Administrative Support Assistant Program prepares individuals to provide administrative support under the supervision of office managers, executive assistants, and other office personnel. Graduates are prepared for employment as data entry clerks, general office assistants, and receptionists.


Career Information


Office and Administrative Support Workers

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 5% nationally and 6% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $30,000 a year.
Labor market data was compiled using Economic Modeling Specialists, international and is updated annually.

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Erskine Hawkins, Jr.

Chair, Accounting and Business Administrative Technology



Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 2 Terms

Credit Hours: 20

Estimated Program Cost: $3,470

Course Outline

Occupational Courses (14 Credits)

BUSN 1240Office Procedures


BUSN 1400Word Processing Applications


BUSN 1440Document Production


COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


Guided Electives - Select two of the following (6 Credits)

BUSN 1100Introduction to Keyboarding


BUSN 1250Records Management


BUSN 1300Introduction to Business


BUSN 1410Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications


Total Credit Hours: 20


Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will be able to organize work station and maintain files and equipment for maximum productivity.
2. Graduates will be able to plan, create, and modify documents.
3. Graduates will be able to correctly produce letters, memos, tables, and reports.
4. Graduates will be able to determine priorities and schedule deadlines based on priorities.