Businesses need employees who understand what it takes for an office to run smoothly and can manage an office and staff efficiently. Our program leads directly to the workforce or to higher degrees with even more opportunities.
If you relate well with people, have good judgment and organizational and management abilities, SFCC’s AAS degree in Business Management with Office Management Specialty program could be a great choice for you.
Our program offers the ideal framework to help you develop the skills you need—a rigorous class schedule and a required internship that allows you to apply the principles you’ve learned in a real-world setting.
To be successful in this field you need good judgment, organizational and management abilities, solid keyboarding and computer application skills, the ability to work independently, and the ability to relate well with people.
You also can earn a bachelor’s degree in Business on several SFCC campuses from Central Methodist University. For more information, go to CMU’s College of Graduate and Extended Studies.
Employment opportunities include positions as an administrative or office assistant, legal secretary, executive secretary, or human resources assistant. Jobs are available in government offices, schools, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, insurance, banking, entertainment, real estate, service industries, and corporate offices. Salaries range from $26,700 to $38,000.
Data Sources – The website mynextmove.org, which is developed and maintained by the National Center for O*NET Development, under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration, and the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC).
- This program is offered at the Sedalia, Clinton and Lake of the Ozarks campuses.