Holland College | Administrative Assistant



Administrative Assistant

Start Date: September
Length: 1 Year
Location: West Prince Campus
Credential: Certificate, Administrative Assistant
  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Résumé, including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program

Fees for the academic year 2019/2020. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

International Student Fee is an additional $4,000 per year.
International Health Fee is an additional $750 per year.
International Student Fees are due on the first day of class.

Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year
Tuition $ 4,142
Student Union $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $ 410
First Aid/WHMIS $ 100
Graduation Fee $100
Total $ 4,920
1stinstallment due September 3 $ 2,6713
2ndinstallment due January 6 $2,207
Other Program Costs 1st Year
Books $ 1,250
Materials/Supplies $ 100
Total $ 1,350
Course Course Code Tuition
Office Procedures I ADMI-1000 474.00
Keyboarding I ADMI-1110 474.00
Computer Essentials COMP-1000 474.00
English ENGL-1000 474.00
Professionalism PROF-1000 474.00
Office Procedures II ADMI-1010 474.00
Keyboarding II ADMI-1115 474.00
Office Finance ADMI-1120 474.00
Interpersonal Communications COMM-1095 474.00
Business Communications COMM-1310 474.00
Administration Assistant On-The-Job Training PRAC-1125 69.00
First Aid NCPR-1001 80.00
WHMIS NCPR-1002 20.00
Tuition fees are due and payable when the student registers for the course(s).    
Full-time students (registered in a minimum of 3 courses per term) must pay:    
Health Plan   410.00
Student Union   168.00
Total   578.00
To be paid in the year of Graduation:    
Graduation Fee   100.00
Other Estimated Costs    
Books   1,250.00
Materials and Supplies   100.00
Total   1,350.00

Graduates from this program may find employment with:

  • Federal, provincial and municipal government
  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Private sector businesses.

Program Overview

This program gives you the skills needed to work in the fast paced, ever-changing role of an administrative assistant. You will take courses such as office procedures, keyboarding, business communications, English, and office finance. These courses will prepare you for a four-week on the job training placement.

You can continue your training by transferring select credits to the Legal Administration or Medical Support Services program.

This program is offered face-to-face and via distance delivery.

View a detailed list of courses for this program.


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