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

NOTE: If your first language is not English please review our English Language Requirements page.

Fees for the academic year 2020/2021. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

First-year international students pay an additional $4,000 CAD student fee, second-year international students pay an additional $3,250 CAD student fee (2020/2021 only).
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 $ 4,235
Student Union $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $ 420
First Aid/WHMIS $ 100
Graduation Fee $ 100
Total $ 5,023
1stinstallment due September 1 $ 2,768
2ndinstallment due January 6 $ 2,255 
Other Program Costs 1st Year
Books $ 1,250
Materials/Supplies $ 100
Total $ 1,350

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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