Office Support Specialist Career Outlook

Percent Employed

100%

Employed

 

2019-2020 Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) Program Snapshot Report (this statewide data may or may not include Northwood Tech graduates’ responses) 

Employed in Related Field

50%

Employed in a Related Field

 

2019-2020 Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) Program Snapshot Report (this statewide data may or may not include Northwood Tech graduates’ responses) 

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Range of Yearly Salary

2019-2020 Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) Program Snapshot Report (this statewide data may or may not include Northwood Tech graduates’ responses) 

 

 

 

*Range of salary based on composite of graduates from Wisconsin's 16 technical college districts (WTCS) which may or may not include Northwood Tech graduates.


Careers

Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Receptionist/Secretary

Receptionists perform administrative tasks, such as answering phones, receiving visitors, and providing general information about their organization to the public and customers.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Office Support Specialist

  • Data Entry Operator

Related Programs

  • Office Technology Assistant
  • Microsoft Office
  • Health Office Professional

Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Office Support Specialist technical diploma at Northwood Tech, you can continue your education to obtain an Administrative Coordinator (Administrative Professional) associate degree, bachelor's degree and beyond. 

Hear From Graduates

"The skills I learned at Northwood Tech helped me build the foundation for my future, leading me to continue my education and earn my bachelor's degree. Since graduating from Northwood Tech, I've been working in the administrative field for 12 years and running. 

Amanda G., Office Support Specialist graduate

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