Administrative Assistant


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Courses Available (but not limited to):

  • Certified Administrative Professional (with or without Microsoft Office Specialist-MOS)
  • Certified Virtual Assistant
  • Executive Assistant (with or without Microsoft Office Specialist)

These online self-paced courses are offered through a partnership with ed2go.

  • Available 24/7
  • Dedicated ed2go student advisor
  • Payment plan option available through ed2go, call 855-520-6806 for details

Browse online ​courses​

Courses Available (but not limited to):

  • Computer Skills for the Workplace
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Nonprofit Management (with or without Grant Writing)

These online courses are offered through a partnership with ed2go.

Two Class Types:

  • Instructor-Moderated 6-week courses
    • Available 24/7. No set class day or time
    • 2 lessons released each week (4 hours per week of work)
    • Written online discussion board with instructor and participants
  • Self-Guided 3-Month Course
    • Available 24/7
    • NO discussion with instructor or participants

If final test score on 1st attempt is 70% or better, student prints certificate.

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Special funding is available. See if you qualify.​

Administrative professionals are key in the smooth day-to-day operation of most companies.    In this course you will learn effective written and verbal communication skills, techniques for working in teams, skills to deliver excellent customer service, telephone etiquette, techniques to support multiple people, and build on your skills in Windows, Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  All books and materials included.  Prerequisites:  mouse skills and basic knowledge/use of Word and Excel applications. View all course details.​

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Contact Information

515-964-6800 or Email
DMACC Continuing Education
1111 East Army Post Road
Des Moines, Iowa 50315

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 7:30 am – 4 pm