Office Administration – General

Program Title: Office Administration – General

  • Credential Earned
    Ontario College Certificate

    Full Time
    Program Length
    2 Semesters

    Program Status

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Program Codes
Program codes are for September intakes except those that are indicated differently.
NORT – B011 (PC) Timmins Campus
NORT – B025 (HL) Haileybury Campus
NORT – B027 (KL) Kirkland Lake Campus
NORT – B034 (JB) Moosonee Campus (offer based on community need)
NORT – B249 (CK) Contact North Kirkland Lake

Program Description
Be prepared to take on the challenges that today’s organizations face. Administrative Professionals contribute and are relied on more in organizations than ever before. The Office Administration Program at Northern College will prepare students to become confident administrators and invaluable members of any organization’s team. Our program focuses on:

  • Communication
  • Organizing and Planning
  • Physical and Information Resources
  • Document Production
  • Financial Functions
  • Human Resources
  • Computer and Collaboration Applications

Students will develop professional and transferable skills through practical simulations and hands-on placement experience.

Career Opportunities
Graduates of the Office Administration Program – General (one year certificate) may choose to continue their studies for another year to receive a diploma in the Office Administration Executive Program. Graduates who enter the workforce will find opportunities in the following: healthcare, legal, government, industrial, commercial and financial.

Transfer Agreements
Download the complete Articulation Agreement list for Universities and Colleges (PDF, 113KB). You can also visit OnTransfer. This site provides information and resources to help students and potential students find their way through Ontario’s post-secondary system.

Contact Information
Timmins Campus
Rose-Marie Deacon, Program Coordinator
Tel: 705-235-3211 ext.  2243

Haileybury Campus, Kirkland Lake Campus, and Contact North
Roseanne Clyburn, Program Coordinator
Tel: 705-567-9291 Option 1 ext. 3736

Distance Learning Officer
Tel: 705-567-9291 ext.3673