Program Description

The Administrative Office Management program provides training in the office and technology skills required by administrative office professionals, such as: document preparation, storage and retrieval with an emphasis on electronic record keeping; integrated computer software applications; organization and scheduling; Internet/Intranet communications and research; customer service and public relations. Our program is versatile – train for the Degree, a Certificate or simply update/refresh skills that you may already have. A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded upon the successful completion of the 22-unit core plus the program options.


Merced College offers the following degrees/certificates in Administrative Office Management:
Administrative Medical Office Professional (AA)
Administrative Medical Office Professional (CT)
Administrative Office Professional (AA)
Administrative Office Professional (CT)

Career Opportunities

  • Office Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Data Entry Specialist
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Receptionist
  • Medical Assistant
  • Front Desk Coordinator
  • Public Relations Office Assistant
  • Advertising Assistant