Graduate Certificate On Campus

Office Administration - General

St. Clair College

12 months
15410 CAD/year
4052 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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This Office Administration - General program from St. Clair College provides a comprehensive foundation for your career as an Office Administrator. Graduates of the one-year Office Administration program, are able to perform a wide variety of office tasks and gain an understanding of Canadian business fundamentals, including business writing. 


Students on this Office Administration - General program from St. Clair College will be taught basic computer skills, keyboarding, editing and revising skills, as well as administrative procedures. Those with good organizational skills, an interest in computers, the ability to follow directions, and strong communication skills should definitely consider this career choice.

Program Highlights

  • Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel, Outlook, Express Scribe Machine Transcription, and SAM software.
  • Office Administration - General shares a common first year with the Office Administration Executive and Health Services programs. This allows graduates to launch their careers into a variety of diverse fields and industries through a seamless transition into second-year in any of these two professional programs. In completing the Office Administration Executive or Health Services program, graduates earn an Ontario College Diploma.
  • Students will gain an understanding via simulation labs and business applications in banking, accounting and publishing.

Career Opportunities

Most businesses, schools, government agencies, banks and social service agencies require clerical staff. Entry level positions include receptionist, bookkeeper, clerical assistant and data processing operator.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Language Fundamentals
  • Administrative Procedures
  • Essential Business Calculations
  • Word Processing & Business Documents
  • Computer Technology
  • Accounting for the Office Assistant
  • Business for the Office Assistant
  • Business Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level qualify for admission to this program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15410 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15410 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    4052 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4052 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.


Living costs for Windsor

1027 - 1640 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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