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Office Professional
Office Professional Certificate
Office Professional Certificate

Office Professional Certificate

  • ID:SA010011
  • Level:1-Year Post-Secondary Certificate
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (CAD)

  • Application Fee:$150.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$16,244.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$10,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$252.00
  • Application Fee:$150.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$16,244.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$10,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$252.00
Estimated Total/program:
$26,646.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

At least 50% in the following courses or their equivalents:

  • English Language Arts 30-1 or English Language Arts 30-2
  • Math 10C, Math 20-3, Pure Math 10 or Applied Math 10.

English requirements

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS): IELTS Indicator is also accepted. Must be the Academic IELTS Assessment, 6.0 in each skill/category, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30.2 , 5.5 in each skill/category, English Language Arts 20-1 or 20-2

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL) CAEL Online is also accepted, 60 overall band, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2 , 50 overall band, English Language Arts 20-1 or 20-2

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) TOEFL Home Edition is also accepted, MyBest Scores are not accepted as proof of English proficiency, A minimum score of 20 in each category, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2 , A minimum score of 18 in each category, English Language Arts 20-1 or 20-2

  • Canadian Language Benchmark Assessment (CLBA), A score of 8 in each section, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2, A score of 7 in each section, English Language Arts 20-1 or 20-2

  • Pearson Test of English (PTE), A  minimum score of 53, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2

  • Michigan English Language Assessment (MELAB), A minimum score of 76, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2

  • Duolingo, 105 minimum *115 overall minimum with at least 95 in each section, English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2

Course Information

Open the door to a fast-paced office career with the one-year Office Professional certificate. Learn to communicate in an office setting, understand common office procedures and use technology to organize business information. You practice collaboration and teamwork to complete a variety of business tasks.

You can graduate with several Microsoft Office certifications, demonstrating your essential skills in word processing, spreadsheet, email and presentation software.

When you graduate, you can launch your office professional career or apply to the second year of SAIT’s  Administrative Information Management diploma. 

Is this the right program for me?

To achieve success in this program, students should:

  • attend and actively participate in class

  • spend approximately six hours per week on each course outside of regular class time

  • be familiar with the use of a Windows-based computer and have basic skills in Microsoft Office

  • be prepared to work in teams

  • become familiar with and adhere to SAIT’s academic policies.

Also, students who are engaged and take advantage of SAIT services and resources usually experience more success in SAIT’s programs.

Professional designations

Students have the opportunity to write up to four Microsoft Office Specialist certification exams in this program:

  • Word 2013 Specialist

  • Excel 2013 Specialist

  • PowerPoint 2013 Specialist

  • Outlook 2013 Specialist

Credentials

After successfully completing this program, graduates will receive a one-year SAIT Office Professional certificate.

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Semester 1

  • AMAT-240, Applied Mathematics for Business, 3.0

  • BCMP-220, Business Software Foundations, 3.0

  • BCMP-270, Presentation Software, 3.0

  • COMN-220, Communication and Presentation Skills, 3.0

  • OADM-211, Business Studies, 3.0

  • Semester 1 total:, 15.0

Semester 2

  • BCMP-215, Collaborative Software and Technologies, 3.0

  • BCMP-250, Word Processing Essentials, 3.0

  • BCMP-260, Spreadsheet Essentials, 3.0

  • COMN-280, Communication and Presentation Skills II, 3.0

  • OADM-257, Office Administration, 3.0

  • Semester 2 total:, 15.0

  • Program total:, 30.0

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates can pursue job opportunities as a(n):

  • administrative assistant

  • office assistant

  • office administrator

  • mail and message distribution clerk

  • personal secretary

Related careers include:

  • legal assistant

  • accounting technician

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance/year: 252 CAD

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