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Program Details

Applied Business Technology - Administrative Assistant Specialty
Program Code: ABT-ADM
Program Area: Trades & Applied Technology
Campus: Cowichan
Testing required: No
Applications accepted from: Ongoing

Next intake(s):

  • February 6, 2018

Anticipated intake for someone applying today: February 6, 2018

Admission Clerk

Naomi Knodel
Email: naomi.knodel@viu.ca
Phone: (250)746-3513

Program Chair

Terri Barber
Email: Terri.Barber@viu.ca
Phone: (250) 746-3596

Area Secretary

Kim Lesiuk
Email: kim.lesiuk@viu.ca
Phone: (250) 746-3525

Additional Comments

Administrative Assistant specialty. Applicants without English 12 and Mathematics 10 will be considered for admission if they successfully complete reading comprehension, sentence skills, and arithmetic assessment. Call (250)746-3509 to book an assessment. Certified touch-typing speed of minimum 25 net words per minute based on a 5-minute timing with 5 or fewer errors is recommended. Some computer experience is recommended. Classes are scheduled Monday-Thursday. Practicum schedule may vary. Program is scheduled to end January 18, 2019, with a 2-month summer break.