Business Office Administration

The Business Office Administration (BOA) program is an associate of applied science degree program that prepares students for administrative assistant careers, such as executive assistant, office manager, and other administrative professional positions. Administrative assistants provide support, organization, and coordination in private companies and nonprofit, education, government and many other organizations.


This program is offered at our Morgan City Campus. Take a look at the degree plan:

The BOA program is comprised of the same 16 core courses (45 credits) in the Business Office Technology (BOT) program. Additionally, students will earn 15 credits of general education courses, they can transfer to a four-year college or university. 

job opportunities

Our graduates know:

  • written and oral communication skills
  • office management techniques
  • customer service strategies
  • basic accounting principles and concepts
  • how to create and edit documents using current word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software

Average salaries:

  • Office support specialist - $41,710
  • Bookkeeper - $40,710

(Bureau of Labor Statistics, Louisiana Average Salary 2021)


Nancy Kinchen

Department Chair and Professor, Business and IT

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