[A] The prerequisite to ADSC1010 Keyboarding I is ADSC1003 Introduction to Keyboarding and Speedbuilding.
[B] The prerequisite to ADSC1021 Keyboarding II is ADSC1010 Keyboarding I.
Some courses may require appropriate test score or completing basic math, basic English and/or reading courses with a “C” or better.
A documented keyboarding skill of 45 net words per minute on a five-minute timing is required for graduation from this program.
All Anoka Technical College students seeking an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), diploma or certification must meet the Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher. Please contact your advisor for any further program graduation requirements.
Administrative assistants perform a full range of office tasks. They use a variety of software packages (word processing, spreadsheets, databases, graphics, desktop publishing, multi-media, etc.) to creates, record, edit, and store correspondence, reports, tables, and forms from many sources.
They may also read and route incoming mail, file and retrieve correspondence and other records manually or electronically, transcribe business correspondence from machine dictation, answer telephones and give information to callers or route calls to the appropriate individual, operate copying and faxing equipment, perform bookkeeping duties, transactions, and make travel arrangements.