Educational Office Specialist

Atlantic Cape's Educational Office Specialist Professional Series provides students with the knowledge needed for entry to a clerical position in educational systems or in organizations concerned with public education.

Students learn to transcribe educational information; type educational documents, reports and other correspondence; perform office duties in schools, school administration offices and educational or training departments of various businesses and keep files to manage an educational department.

Students learn New Jersey School law, how to prepare educational documents, educational terminology, human relations, machine transcription, word processing, office procedures, technology and related skills and business communications.

Credits received in the series can be applied to Atlantic Cape's Office Systems Technology, A.A.S. degree or other degree programs. Completion of this series supports the Professional Development Program established by the New Jersey Association of Educational Office Professionals.

For additional information, please contact area coordinator, Svetlana Marzelli, at (609) 343-5017 or e-mail

Courses Credits
EDUC101-Historical Foundations of American Education
ENGL101-Composition I
OSTM141-Word Processing I
OSTM230-Administrative Office Procedures
PSYC101-General Psychology
TCOM125-Technical Communication
(ZEOS) Effective Fall 2011  

*Courses may be fulfilled by testing out or reviewed departmental portfolio

For more information, visit the Office Systems Technology Web page.