Source: MN DEED website as of November 2016. Figures shown are median hourly wages rounded down to the nearest whole number.
Information processing assistants do a full range of office administration tasks. Such as:
- Word processing
- Handle incoming and outgoing mail
- Type documents and forms
- Transcribe business documents from dictation
- File and retrieve records
- Handle telephone calls
- Make travel arrangements
Skills & Knowledge
- Business productivity software
- Prepare financial statements
Approximate total tuition & fees for MN residents to complete this degree. Starting Fall 2018, LSC will charge the same rates regardless of a student’s state of residence. Non-Minnesota residents will pay the same tuition rates as Minnesota residents.
The business operations support degree may be completed in 1 year if prerequisites are complete.
Potential Career Opportunities
- Correspondence clerk
- General office clerks
- Computer operator
- Information clerk
- Office assistant