Sauk Valley Community College

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(B84) Office and Administrative Services: Financial Services Representative

College Catalog - B84

Program Description

(B84) Certificate

This program is designed to prepare students for employment in many different industries including: banking, retail sales, insurance, government, and education.

The financial services representative may become the first step toward the completion of the Office and Administrative Services certificates or the Associate in Applied Science degree in Office and Administrative Services.

Work and Employment

The financial services representative is an entry-level position. The program graduate will typically be the first point-of-contact for the employer and will be responsible to assist and direct customers to appropriate organizational representatives.

Special Considerations

The financial services representatives must be friendly, customer oriented, and financially responsible. Students will learn how to use many types of technology including multi-line telephone systems, calculating machines, microcomputers, fax and copy machines.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6354;
Mary Ann Hurd, Assistant Professor of Office and Administrative Services, 815/835-6202.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates and estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 17 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition and Fees $1,901.00 $5,012.00 $5,454.00
Course Fees $65.00 $65.00 $65.00
Room and Board $6,750.00 $6,750.00 $6,750.00
Books and Supplies $921.22 $921.22 $921.22
Total $9,637.22 $12,748.22 $13,190.22