# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Office Administration (6621/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Office Administration (6621/36 weeks)

Suggested Grade Levels: 10–12 (36 weeks)

Students develop and enhance skills in processing and managing information, data and financial functions while developing and improving communication skills and other vital competencies needed for successful employment as administrative support professionals. Students examine and employ the latest technology and software used in office systems. In addition, students study procedures involved with information processing, procurement, telecommunications, maintaining office systems, organizing and planning functions, supervising employees, and developing employability skills

Recommended prerequisite(s): Keyboarding course(s) or teacher-approved demonstration and documentation of touch keyboarding skills

Industry Certifications

This course may assist the student in preparing for the following certification examinations, national assessments, or licensure examinations approved by the Virginia Board of Education:

  • A*S*K Fundamental Business Concepts Assessment
  • Administrative Assisting Assessment
  • Administrative Services Assessment
  • Cloud Essentials Certification Examination
  • College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
  • Communication Skills for Business Examination
  • General Management Assessment
  • Human Resources Management Assessment
  • IC3 Digital Literacy Certification Examination
  • Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Examination
  • Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals Examination
  • Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals Examination
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Examinations
  • National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
  • Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination

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