Administrative Office Specialist

The purpose of the Administrative Office Specialist program is to prepare students for careers in the Business Management and Administration cluster utilizing technology, higher level thinking skills, office procedures tasks, and communication skills. Click here for additional program information.opens in a new window


1,050 – approximately 35 weeks

testing requirements

Basic Skills Assessment


LTC Main Campus

Starting Salaries

Vary, averaging from $31,547 to 44,503*
*Based on local industry information

Recent Employers of Graduates

  • Lake County Schools
  • Skybolt Aerospace Fasteners
  • H & R Block
  • Thrivent Financial
  • City of Mount Dora
  • Various small businesses

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Starting Salaries

What you’ll learn

Administrative Office Specialist Occupational Completion Points (OCP)

Administrative Office Specialist Master Plan of Instruction – (PDFopens in a new windowopens in a new windowHTMLopens in a new windowopens in a new window)

  • High-level office and secretarial skills
  • Administrative office procedures
  • Office etiquette and leadership skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Desktop publishing, TaxSlayer, QuickBooks
  • Develop an employment portfolio and various job-seeking documents

OCPCourse NumberCourse TitleCourse Length
AOTA0040Information Technology Assistant150 hrs
BOTA0041Front Desk Specialist300 hrs
COTA0030Assistant Digital Production Designer150 hrs
DOTA0043Administrative Office Specialist450 hrs

Our numbers

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Completion Rate*


Placement Rate*



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Data as reported to COE and is updated annually in December of each calendar year.
Placement calculation may exclude (if applicable) program completers that are awaiting exam results,
refused employment, continued post-secondary education, or may be otherwise unavailable for employment.

Administrative Assistant & Business Manager Course

Located near Orlando, FL, the Administrative Office Specialist Program at Lake Technical College will prepare you for a career as an Administrative Assistant, Executive Assistant, Office Manager, or Business Manager. If you are searching for an Administrative Assistant Certificate, Office Manager Degree, Business Manager Classes, or Administrative Assistant Courses, Lake Tech is an excellent choice. We have a strong track record for training and graduate employment, with a 100% placement rate for our Administrative Assistant Training Program. Contact us at (352) 589-2250 or apply online to get started on your path to become an Administrative Office Specialist today.

To learn more about office administration school career paths, see our article How to Become an Office Manager.

Instructor / contact


Tom Wagenhauser


Phone Number: 352.589.2250, x1826

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