The Business Administrative Professional program facilitates the development of clerical skills including typing, computer skills, oral and written communication, office organization, human relations, and selfmanagement.
This 600-hour program combines lectures, group discussions, production work, and exams and may include multi-media presentations, guest speakers, and co-operative learning. The
courseware is easy to understand and on-line progress checks provide immediate feedback.
The Business Administrative Professional program prepares graduates for positions within the everchanging business world. Small businesses, often “one-person” offices, hire graduates to assume diverse responsibilities. Larger companies and government offices employ graduates in a variety of positions including those for receptionists, clerk-typists, file clerks, administrative assistants, typists and junior secretaries. Placement assistance is available through our Employment Services Department.
• Grade 12 or equivalent OR mature student status (19 years of age and one year out of high school).
• Passing score on the entrance examination.
Note: Advanced Credit may be given for prior education upon submission of transcripts. Challenge tests may be administered.
In order to graduate and receive a diploma, a student must obtain an average of at least 60% in each course of the program.
A student must complete the hours of the Student Success Strategies and Career and Employment Strategies courses for the program.
Student Success Strategies and Career and Employment Strategies
In addition to learning career-oriented skills, students at CDI
College also learn how to get a job in their chosen profession.
This is why every diploma program includes our Student Success Strategies and Career and Employment Strategies courses.
Our Employment Services Department will assist the graduate in resume writing, as well as preparing for job interviews. Our staff is sensitive to current job market trends and the needs of employers in each local market.
Our graduates receive one of the most intensive job search
programs available anywhere in North America.