Business Technology

Admin TechAdministrative Office Technology - Associate in Applied Science

The Administrative Office Technology degree prepares students to work in the modern office environment as administrative office professionals and office managers. Graduates of this program will have the customer-service, communication, Internet, software, and office-management skills to be efficient and effective office associates, able to prepare documents and spreadsheets, manage meetings and events, and communicate with colleagues and clients. 

While some of the courses in the Administrative Office Technology degree program transfer to a senior institution, this degree is not designed as a "transfer" degree, but, rather, is a career degree that prepares you for employment. 

The AOT program is accredited. For more information on HGTC's accreditations, click here.

Credit Requirements: 69 semester credit hours

Career Outlook

Administrative Office Technology graduates find that they are highly-sought employees. Employment opportunities can be found in the following fields:
  • Public relations
  • Banks
  • Education, legal, and medical offices
  • Construction companies
  • Investment firms
  • Retailers
  • Real estate companies
  • Government agencies
For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.

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