Administrative Office Professional

Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Degree, Diploma, Certificate


Be a top administrative professional. Our fully online program goes way beyond the basics. Learn advanced software applications and skills to execute and deliver on any task. Best of all, your education and training is essential to all businesses. Work in any industry. Iowa's Last-Dollar Scholarship may even cover your tuition.

What You Learn in the Administrative Office Professional Program

Merge your detail-oriented personality with your career. Learn the hard and soft skills you need to succeed in any office environment. Ace software applications, craft memos and presentations, maintain filing systems, build newsletters, and provide excellent customer service. 

What Can I Do With an Administrative Office Professional Degree?

Keep the office running! Work as an administrative assistant for a company president. Be a customer service representative or handle desktop publishing for the business down the street. Take a job as a material records clerk and track products. Daily tasks may include working with records, creating professional documents, customer service, and managing changing demands of the office.  

A Solid Foundation

Intro to Computers

How do I....?

Intro to Computers

Create spreadsheets, use databases, create presentations, send an email, and attach a doc.

Records Management

Where's the file?

Records Management

Learn four filing systems: alphabetic, geographic, numeric, and subject.

Keyboarding & Documents

Got a format for that

Keyboarding & Documents

Dive deep into MS Word. Format letters and memos, business reports, newsletters, and more.

Business English

I say that how?

Business English

Brush up on grammar, punctuation, spelling, and proofreading.

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Online to Fit Your Needs!

With more than 1,000 online students each semester and years of experience, we are an established leader in online education. Take classes on your schedule and be fully supported in reaching your goals. In addition to your instructor, take advantage of advising, tutoring, and all services EICC students enjoy.

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Iowa's Last-Dollar Scholarship

You may be eligible to earn a degree in this high-demand field for zero tuition costs! You file for financial aid, and if your Expected Family Contribution is at or below $20,000, the state covers the remaining balance beyond the aid for which you are eligible. More than two dozen career programs qualify, including this one. File your FAFSA by July 15.

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Need some extra help? We offer drop-in and scheduled tutoring on each campus, and online, too. You can also get a writing consultation via email. Visit our tutoring centers for more information on services and schedules.


Your Degree = Success

Complete your education in two years. Qualify for better jobs. Earn a higher salary. Enjoy a better quality of life. The benefits of an associate's degree are impressive and wide-ranging.

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Online Program

Yes, EICC fits into your life. Take our courses anywhere. Login at home on the couch or in the back of a breakroom. Our online learning platform lets you view lessons, access materials, submit assignments, and easily connect with your instructor. Have questions? We’re here to help.