Administrative Office Management

Associate in Science (A.S.)

The Administrative Office Management Associate in Science (A.S.) degree at Valencia College is a two-year program that prepares you to go directly into a specialized career in office support.
In virtually every type of business, office support personnel help offices run effectively and efficiently. This program will prepare you for various office support positions by helping you develop expert skills in keyboarding, software applications, records management, business communications, office administration and management. Through Valencia’s comprehensive internship program, you will also have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a business office setting, ensuring that you gain the skills and connections you need to succeed in today’s job market.

Office manager in the Administrative Office Management program at Valencia College, Orlando, Florida

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Program Overview and Degree Requirements

Program Overview and Degree Requirements

Review course descriptions, important dates and deadlines and other programs details in the official college catalog.


Related Certificates

Related Certificates

Valencia's certificate programs can put you on the fast-track to reaching your career goals. They are designed to equip you with a specialized skill set for immediate employment or career advancement. Most can be completed in one year or less.

Office Support (12 credits)
Office Specialist (18 credits)
Office Management (27 credits)

Alternative Ways To Earn Credit

Alternative Ways To Earn Credit

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Program Length

 60 credits
  Full-time – 2 to 3 years
  Part-time – 3 to 4 years

You want to step up. We have a path to a bachelor's.

Prepare for a supervisory or management role in your field with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Business and Organizational Leadership. After completing your A.S. degree, build on your skills and expand your career opportunities by continuing your education at Valencia College and earning a bachelor's degree. We encourage you to meet with a career program advisor to create your personalized education plan.


Learn How To

Learn How To
  • Answer phones and work as a team member to assist with administrative and clerical work as required
  • Compose, key and file information for managers and other professional staff
  • Transcribe and become proficient with the computer and various software programs

Job Outlook

Job Outlook

Skilled office professionals are in demand everywhere, and are needed for just about any type of company and business. Most work in services such as health, education, legal and business. Banks, real estate firms, insurance companies and government agencies are also important employers.

Potential Careers

Potential Careers
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Professional Assistant
  • Executive Secretary
  • Office Supervisor
  • Office Manager
  • Executive Assistant


$27,000 - $40,000

Placement Rate

The average placement rate for Valencia College A.S. degree and certificate programs ranges between 90 - 95% according to the latest FETPIP data.

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