Administrative Support Technology Certificate
Rappahannock Community College

Program Details

The online Administrative Support Technology Certificate program from Rappahannock Community College is designed to prepare students for full-time employment in an office-related environment in positions such as Administrative Assistant, Clerical Assistant, Data Entry Technician, Receptionist, and Office Clerk. Courses cover a variety of topics including:

  • Word Processing
  • Office Administration
  • ​Information Systems
  • Communication in Management
  • Office Accounting
  • ​Spreadsheet & Presentation Software


First-time distance learning students are required to attend the Distance Learning Orientation at the beginning of the semester.

  • Completed Virginia Placement Test (VPT) English and math test or qualifying multiple measures for placement
  • Official transcripts from any colleges/universities (other than VCCS colleges) if seeking transfer credit
  • Completed VCCS Transfer Evaluation Request Form designating any VCCS college attended if seeking transfer credit

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Rappahannock Community College is a participant of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). This program may not be authorized in non-member states and territories.