Business Assistant

The Business Assistant Certificate program places emphasis on general office skills. It will prepare students for entry-level office positions.

Occupational Objectives: General Office Assistant or Business Assistant.

  • Develop the ability to think critically and analyze problems
  • Use business-related information processing systems with proficiency
  • Demonstrate skill in administrative support tasks
Estimated Program Costs
Tuition and Fees $2285
Program Fees $0
New Student Fee $15
Books $800
TOTAL $3100

* The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.

Related Instruction Requirements
Communications WRIT 104 Workplace Communications 3
Health HLTH 130 Personal Health and Wellness 2
Human Relations HS 100 Human Relations 1
Mathematics M 111 Technical Mathematics 3
Native American Studies NASX (one course) 3
Technology CAPP 131Basic MS Office 3
Total Related Instruction credits required for degree 15
Business Assistant Program of Study
ACTG 180 Payroll Accounting 3
ACTG 201 Principles of Financial Accounting 4
BFIN 205 Personal Finance 3
BU 201 Business Ethics 2
TASK 145 Records Management 3
Total Program of Study credits required for certificate 15
Total credits required for certificate 30

*Due to the small number of students in FPCC programs, numbers have been withheld to preserve Fort Peck Community College students’ confidentiality.