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Individuals who know the career field they want to pursue could largely benefit from delving straight into earning a diploma. These programs typically take less time to complete than other degrees.

What is a diploma in administration? This program may give students an opportunity to work with particular companies and carry out business decisions in ways that best suit the company’s policies and procedures. Depending on the industry, these can vary, so it’s important that individuals working toward this degree have a wide range of skills and the ability to catch on quickly. Some subjects that are often covered in administration courses are computer applications, accounting, and spreadsheets/databases.

Upon completion of a diploma in administration, individuals may find that their people skills improve which is useful, as the need for client support on the phone and in-person can prove to be a necessity in many positions. Graduates can also find their IT and problem-solving abilities develop significantly.

The cost for obtaining this diploma ranges from school to school and depends on how long the program will take to complete. Students interested in specific schools should do adequate research to ensure it lines up with their goals and finances.

A benefit of pursuing a diploma in administration is the number of job opportunities within various offices, including health insurance, dental, and primary care. Some positions available for graduates of this program are administrative assistant, dental receptionist, and medical secretary. Responsibilities within these roles combine clerical duties with customer service, as individuals are expected to greet patients as well as file documents and record payments.

Completing diploma in administration can take anywhere from 30 hours to one year, depending on the institution. Taking courses online and internationally is also an option. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Online Academies

Our new and exciting Health and Social Care Diploma course has been specifically designed for those students who have an interest in or who work in the health and social ... [+]

75% discount on all courses using the code SA75

Overview

Our new and exciting Health and Social Care Diploma course has been specifically designed for those students who have an interest in or who work in the health and social care sector.

Health and social care encompasses a wide range of services and cuts across all sectors, including public, private and voluntary. It includes services within hospitals, clinics, care homes, medical and dental practices, emergency services, complementary medicine, and more.

Our Health and Social Care course is the ideal course for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in the health and social care sector. This includes jobs such as nursing, social workers and other types of healthcare workers.... [-]

United Kingdom Bournemouth
Open Enrollment
Online
Institute of Technology Development of Canada

This Co-op diploma program focuses on preparing you to work as a network administrator requiring the application of current industry policies, practices, procedures, and ... [+]

This Co-op diploma program focuses on preparing you to work as a network administrator requiring the application of current industry policies, practices, procedures and tools. This program will give you the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills in providing end-user support, including day-to-day administration, maintenance, and support of computer systems and networks.

Admission requirements Grade 12 graduate or mature student status (British Columbia, 19 years or older) Meet minimum English language proficiency requirements. Career opportunities

Upon successful completion, graduates will be able to secure employment in businesses of all sizes, as, for example, help desk and technical support, data center operators, network administrators and network support analysts.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2020
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)

The objective of this program is to obtain the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to carry out an adequate financial planning based on the decision making that ... [+]

objective

Obtain the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to carry out an adequate financial planning based on the decision making that a business administrator must carry out.

Benefits of the programYou will learn financial mathematics to understand the concept of the value of money over time and understand the valuation of investments.You will know and interpret the information contained in the basic financial statements of a business for the correct decision making.You will define the best financing and investment strategies that a company should carry out.You will have the ability to face the challenges of managing the financial resources of a company in a context of uncertainty.Addressed to... [-]
Mexico Buenavista
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Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
120 hours
Campus
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)

The objective of this program is to obtain the tools and knowledge that will allow you to develop strategies for the optimization of resources, the application of prevent ... [+]

objective

Get the tools and knowledge that will allow you to develop strategies for the optimization of resources, the application of preventive measures to reduce costs, the systematization of foreign trade operations and the streamlining of customs clearance processes for goods.

Benefits of the programYou will obtain the tools and practical and executive knowledge in foreign trade and customs, which will allow you to establish and develop strategies for a better control of merchandise import and export operations.Facilitate the optimization of resources, through the management and administration of automated programs for electronic information in pedimentos and in the control of foreign trade merchandise inventories, customs clearance supervision systems, among others.You will develop the necessary tools in your company or area of ​​work, to expedite the customs clearance of foreign trade goods.You will strengthen yourself for the implementation of preventive measures to reduce costs in customs matters in your company or work area.You will know the importance of the relationship that exists between the fiscal aspect and foreign trade, for a better decision making within the integral administrative processes of an importing or exporting company.You will develop processes through a practical and integral vision of the customs and foreign trade activity.Addressed to... [-]
Mexico Mexico City Zapopan
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Spanish
Full-time
144 hours
Campus
CDI College

Students with a combined interest in medical sciences and business will find career opportunities through CDI College’s Medical Office Administration diploma program. ... [+]

Students with a combined interest in medical sciences and business will find career opportunities through CDI College’s Medical Office Administration diploma program. Students begin with classes in information processing, learning Microsoft Word and Excel programs, keyboarding, and information processing.

Technical skills in medical terminology, human anatomy, and medical machine transcription are taught in later phases of the Medical Office Administrator program. All students must complete a mandatory practicum in order to graduate. This practicum allows students to apply their education in real-world scenarios.

Students are given strong support from CDI College’s career and employment services. Job search and interviewing, employer expectations and resume preparation is offered in the Medical Office Administration program as well to assist students with finding the right job after graduation. ... [-]

Canada Calgary Edmonton Red Deer
September 2020
Full-time
100 hours
Campus
Fanshawe College

Today's workplaces are hives of activity, with a variety of personalities and office tools needing to be managed, scheduled and processed. If you've thought of a career t ... [+]

Today's workplaces are hives of activity, with a variety of personalities and office tools needing to be managed, scheduled and processed. If you've thought of a career that will put you in the middle of a fast-paced, people-based environment, the Office Administration – Executive program will help you master the skills employees need to make their offices run smoothly.

You'll learn how to oversee budgets, supervise and train others, organize meetings and travel arrangements, as well as plan conferences, research ideas and produce professional documents and reports. You'll also develop your organization skills, learn computer applications, and enhance your verbal and written communication skills. You'll study the importance of leadership while attending meetings of the London chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals, where you'll meet industry contacts and learn from seasoned professionals.... [-]

Canada London
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
North Iowa Area Community College

The Administrative Office Associate Diploma program is designed to prepare students for employment with financial institutions, retail establishments, manufacturers, priv ... [+]

The Administrative Office Associate Diploma program is designed to prepare students for employment with financial institutions, retail establishments, manufacturers, private organizations, and Civil Service. The graduate’s duties include keyboarding, filing, record keeping, operating office machines, transcribing, using a computer for word processing, spreadsheet, electronic presentation, and database projects, handling telephone services, and taking care of general office administration. NIACC’s classrooms are equipped with the latest in computers, office machines, and equipment. They are also staffed by qualified instructors in the business field.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates can find job opportunities in the following occupational areas:... [-]

USA Mason City
September 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Barcelona Business Institute

We train our administration and finance students so that they can achieve positions of responsibility in the accounting, financial and human resources departments of publ ... [+]

Accounting, finance, negotiation with banks and administrative management. This is administration and finance, the degree with more labor insertion.Modality/>

This Higher Degree is taught in PRESENTIAL and ONLINE mode.

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We train our administration and finance students so that they can achieve positions of responsibility in the accounting, financial and human resources departments of public and private companies.

We also encourage our students the entrepreneurial spirit, so that in the future they can stand out as entrepreneurs or independent professionals.

Professional profiles/>Administrative office or professional office.Business AdministrationAdministrative personnel.Accountant of banking and financial institutions.Responsible for collections.Responsible for media.Responsible for public administration media.Treasury ManagerTechnical in charge management.Junior AuditorCommercial agent for insurance of banks and financial institutions.Administrative manager.Spanish qualification/>... [-]
Spain Barcelona
September 2020
Spanish
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Online