Administrative Professional, Certificate | Vancouver Community College | Vancouver, Canada
8 months
22429 CAD/full
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Gain skills in Microsoft Office, communications, business documents, finances, and data management for advanced office administration careers with Administrative Professional programme at Vancouver Community College.

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What you will learn

By taking the Administrative Professional programme at Vancouver Community College , you will:

  • Correct keyboarding technique
  • Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel
  • Professional phone etiquette
  • Office equipment
  • Preparation of business documents
  • Writing plans and effective, strategic communication
  • Respectful and ethical workplace behaviour
  • Recruitment documents and job interview procedures
  • Social media for business
  • Meeting minutes, transcription, dictation
  • Office finances and computerized accounting
  • Time-management and project-management skills
  • Problem solving
  • Conflict resolution and delivering feedback

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Keyboarding
  • Business Writing 
  • Office Finance
  • Social Media and Technology
  • Office Skills 
  • Access
  • Job Search
  • Practicum Preparation
  • Admin Professional Practicum

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


38 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Seats are offered to applicants who have met all admission requirements, on a first-qualified, first-served basis.
  • International applicants must be 17 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school. (Some exceptions may apply.)
  • Applicants must submit official transcripts and educational documents as required by their course or program.
  • All VCC applicants are required to function successfully in an English-speaking classroom. English requirements vary by program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22429 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22429 CAD for the full programme during 8 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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