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Education Details

Clerical Assistant
Award type: Certificate of Proficiency
Whatcom Community College

Program Details
Program Overview for Clerical Assistant
ETP eligible Click for more information on Eligible Training Provider
yes
School
Whatcom Community College
Program website
Program contact
Entry & Advising
(360) 383-3080
advise@whatcom.edu
Program description
This certificate of proficiency provides students with the office skills appropriate to entry-level positions requiring specialized knowledge of payroll and benefits record keeping methods. Coursework may be applied toward a one-year certificate in Office Administration or an AS degree in Business Administration.
Financial Information
Tuition
Average $1,280/qtr (WA resident), including tuition, books, fees, etc.
Tuition per credit
$116.26 (1-10 credits) $54.58 (11-18 credits) $98.93 (19+ credits) (WA resident)
Total program tuition
$3,840 (WA resident), including tuition, books, fees, etc.
Fees
$20 (one-time placement testing), $30/lab class (lab fee), $20/qtr (bus pass), $6.32/credit (rec fee)
Books and materials
Average $380/qtr
Supplies, tools, uniform
Average $25/qtr (general academic supplies)
Program Information
Length of training
9 Months
Award type
Certificate of Proficiency
Credits
31
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Whatcom Transportation Authority


some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
no
Offered onlinesome courses online
Certification/license required to work in this field
no
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
no
Certification/license test preparation provided
no