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Professional Administrative Assistant

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The Professional Administrative Assistant program at Fortis Institute Erie teaches students the basic skills essential in today's office for computer operating systems, word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, graphics and presentation software. At Fortis, you'll learn Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access and will have the chance to take the Microsoft Office Certification Exam to enhance your employability upon graduation from the program.

In addition to computers and software, students in the Professional Administrative Assistant program students will receive instruction in medical terminology, medical anatomy, medical transcription, legal terminology, legal transcription, human resources, office management, human relations, information management and critical thinking skills for analysis and evaluation.  To round out the educational experience and prepare students to be successful on and off the job, general communication and social science courses are integrated into the curriculum.

Fortis Institute Erie was formerly known as Tri-State Business Institute before joining the network of Fortis Colleges and Institutes in 2011.

If you live in Erie Pennsylvania and want more information on the Professional Administrative Assistant program at Fortis please call or click to request more information today!

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