Office Administration

Ohio Business College



There is a need for professionals trained in administrative office skills. Students will become proficient in various types of computer applications and will be able to provide support to others. Students will be equipped with a broad background in the daily operation of an office utilizing their communication and diversity skills.   Graduates of this program can apply their talents and skills to a variety of positions available in any size business or organization.

Office Administration majors participate in an externship in their final quarters of study that provide an opportunity to gain experience working in their field under the combined supervision and evaluation of both a cooperating local business and Ohio Business College.

24-month Associate’s Degree

Full-time; Day or Evening

Job placement assistance

Lorain County & Sandusky

Program Overview (Associate’s Degree)

Our Office Administration associate’s degree program is offered at our Lorain County and Sandusky campuses. In order to best accommodate our students’ busy lives, we offer day and night scheduling options. We take pride in the fact that our campuses are friendly and professional learning environments meant to improve your chances for professional success.

The coursework in our Associate’s Degree program will immerse you in subjects and skills such as:

  • Software Applications
  • Decision Making
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Word Processing
  • Office Support
  • And More!

Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared for certification in:

  • Microsoft Office: Excel, Word and Powerpoint

Job Opportunities

At the end of Ohio Business College’s Office Administration program, you will be able to put your skills to use in a number of administrative roles, such as:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Secretary
  • Other Office Positions

Regardless of the role, you will be eligible for roles that are essential to the function of businesses and organizations of all sizes. OBC’s Office Administration program will equip you with skills that will last a lifetime and be useful in your career even if you end up switching occupations at a later time. We offer career search and training to students in all of our programs.

OBC Difference

We know that choosing to continue your education is a major financial investment in yourself. If you need help paying for your education, financial aid is available to those who are eligible by filling out the FAFSA. Our financial aid staff provides FAFSA assistance if you need help filling it out. They can also answer any questions you may have related to paying for you education.

Are you ready to develop your skills to make positive contributions to an office that would be lucky to have you? Discover everything Ohio Business College and its Office Administration program have to offer you by contacting the campus of your choice or filling out the online form and one of our friendly admissions representatives will be in touch with you shortly.

We look forward to seeing you at OBC.