Administrative Professional Career Outlook

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WITC Administrative Professional Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019

Employed in Related Field


Employed in a Related Field


WITC Administrative Professional Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019

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$14,559 - $81,012

Range of Yearly Salary

WITC Administrative Professional Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019




Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Executive Assistant

Executive Assistants provide high-level administrative support for an office and for top executives of an organization. They often handle more complex responsibilities, such as reviewing incoming documents, conducting research and preparing reports. Some also supervise clerical staff.

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Administrative Professional

Administrative Professionals perform a variety of clerical and administrative duties that are necessary to run an organization efficiently. They use computer software to create spreadsheets; manage databases; and prepare presentations, reports and documents. They also may negotiate with vendors, buy supplies and manage stockrooms or corporate libraries. Administrative Professionals also use videoconferencing, fax and other office equipment. 

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Office Manager

Office Managers plan, direct and coordinate supportive services of an organization. 

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Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Administrative Professional associate degree, you can continue your education to obtain your bachelor's degree. WITC has articulation agreements with a variety of four-year universities in Wisconsin. 


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Hear From Graduates

"My time in the Administrative Professional program was incredible! This program has equipped me to perform well in my chosen field and provided me with the skills to grow and expand my career. From the time I began searching out which program I was going to enroll in, to the end of graduation, I was supported every step of the way. The instructors were phenomenal! They challenged me and encouraged me in countless ways. The instructors truly go above and beyond. "

Katie Weyers, Administrative Professional graduate


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