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Executive Assistant

Executive Assistants Take Care of Business

Administrative and executive assistants play an important role in a wide variety of industries. They are crucial to keeping offices running smoothly.

Responsibilities often include:

  • Handling day-to-day operations
  • Managing files and records
  • Planning and scheduling meetings
  • Preparing correspondence, reports and presentations
  • Making travel arrangements
  • Planning and coordinating events

What You’ll Study in Our Executive Assistant Program

Administrative assistants and executive assistants can be found working in schools, government agencies and corporate settings across a broad range of industries. Gain the communication and planning skills needed to successfully run an office through the online CareerStep* program.

*DCC is not affiliated or in any way officially connected with third-party lending agencies that partner with CareerStep such as Affirm or Monterey Financial. Payment options pursued through lending partners such as Affirm or Monterey Financial are not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by the college. DCC has no control over the terms set or agreements made with these third-party agencies. The use of third-party payment options is done at your own discretion and risk.


Contact Us

Office of Workforce Development & Continuing Education

222/223 Bowne Hall
Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: (845) 431-8900

53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601