|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Mississauga|
|Nominal duration||2 years, includes one field placement|
|Tuition fee||CA$17,997 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,734), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents) with an overall minimum average of 65 percent:
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English speaking country or, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:
If your IELTS/TOEFL score does not meet the minimum English language requirement for direct entry, you may choose to enter the English Language Studies (ESL) program, offered by Sheridan College, which is an intensive, full-time academic program.
Sheridan’s Office Administration – Executive program equips you with the skills you need to enhance the efficiency of a busy professional office.
Using your laptop in our Internet-connected classrooms, you’ll complete interactive assignments and learn the skills most in demand by today’s employers. The two-year program focuses on the higher-level technical and professional skills required if you wish to work in an executive office.
Things you’ll learn
- Advanced administrative functions such as arranging travel and taking minutes.
- Executive support skills such as banking and payroll.
- Advanced Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access).
- Business writing, Internet research and report writing skills.
Administrative Simulation or Field Placement
When you’ve completed the first three terms and have met a prescribed GPA, you can choose either an Administrative Simulation course or a Field Placement course. Both prepare you for entry-level support positions in a business, government or professional office. This experience can be invaluable when you’re ready to look for a professional executive assistant or administrative assistant position.
You’ll also learn:
- Leadership skills needed by office supervisors.
- Webpage design including combining text, graphics, audio and video.
- Oral presentation skills.
- Job search and interview techniques.
The program duration for September starts is two academic years. The program duration for January starts is 16 months continuous.
As a graduate of Sheridan’s Office Administration – Executive diploma program, you’ll be ready to take on the responsibilities of a busy professional office.
Here are some jobs you might find:
- Administrative or Executive Assistant
- Human Resources Clerk
- Office Administrator or Supervisor
- Product Information Coordinator
- Project Manager Assistant
- Records Management Coordinator