Virtual Assistants are independent contractors who support multiple clients in a variety of industries providing creative and technical services.

Students in this program will learn to create, manage and market a virtual office and how to convert a current home-based business to a virtual office.

For more information about the program visit Colby’s Virtual Assistance Certificate page.

This program is offered through any of the following EDUKAN consortium colleges:
To successfully complete this program, students are required to complete the following courses. Coursework will include: naming, organizing and managing a virtual business; financial planning; time management; evaluating, buying and using technology; domain registration; marketing and promoting how and where to find clients; and business ethics.
Accounting I
3 Credit Hours
3 Credit Hours
Computer Graphics I
3 Credit Hours
Management of Small Business
3 Credit Hours
Creating a Virtual Office
3 Credit Hours
Applied Office Procedures
5 Credit Hours
Advanced Word
3 Credit Hours
Intro to Computer Concepts & Applications
3 Credit Hours
Advanced Electronic Spreadsheets
3 Credit Hours
Web Page Design
3 Credit Hours
32 Credit Hours
Our online learning program is flexible and affordable, which allows you to learn on your schedule, making it easier to pursue higher education course work while managing your other responsibilities.

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Filling out the form may be quicker & easier if you have these items ready:

  • Your social security number (if a US citizen)
  • Your government ID (if you aren’t a US citizen)
  • Any schools you’ve previously attended
  • EDUKAN consortium school through which you wish to enroll

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