Administrative Assistant Training Curriculum

Through courses covering the fundamental skills needed to be successful on the job, Penn Foster’s Administrative Assistant training curriculum prepares your workers to be effective assistants. Workers will learn office management and bookkeeping skills, computer skills, and more.

Administrative Assistant

Career Diploma


  • 9 courses
  • 39.5 continuing education units (CEUs)
  • 26 exams
  • 17 submitted projects

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 6 months
  • Average time = 9 months

The estimated completion times are based on completion times for consumer learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals. Enterprise Solution rates may be higher but are highly dependent upon implementation choices.

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