A Virtual Office Professional is an independent contractor who uses advanced technological modes of communication and data delivery, a Virtual Office Professional assists clients virtually from their own office on a contractual basis. Successful completion of the Virtual Office Certificate Program prepares students for starting/working for a virtual office business. The certificate addresses issues of creating and managing their own virtual office.
The Social Media certificate focuses on social networks, social media tools and strategies. Whether for business, for non-profit, or for fun, courses within the certificate introduce how to effectively use social media and how to develop best practices.
Merced College offers the following degrees/certificates in Virtual Office Professional:
- Virtual Office Professional (CE)
- Social Media (CE)
- Virtual Business Owner
- Virtual Office & Administrative Support Assistant
- Web Designer
- Executive Assistant
- Social Media Strategist
- Social Media Manager