Nov 30, 2020  
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

Office Assistant, Certificate of Completion

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School of Business & Information Technology (BIT)


The Office Assistant program offers entry-level, office-related skills for students who prefer to begin an office career quickly. Students acquire basic English, computer, word processing and interpersonal skills.

Note: The courses in this program may be applied toward an Office Technology certificate or an Associate of Applied Science degree.

Educational Option Information

This program can be completed:

  • Part-time or full-time

This program can be started:

  • Any term

Primary course location:

  • Main Campus; some courses are offered at Montoya Campus and online.

Special requirements:

  • Students must have access to a computer and the Internet to complete coursework.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations

Educational Opportunities

Many CNM Office Assistant graduates decide to continue for their Office Technology Certificate or Associate of Applied Science degree.

Many of our courses are transferable to universities and CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges in New Mexico.

Employment Information

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites

Students must demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by placement exam scores  or specific course work.

Certificate of Completion in Office Assistant 30-31 credit hours

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