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Business Office Administration

Make a Difference with Your Business Diploma

A diploma in business administration can take you almost anywhere. We’ll train you to make an impact wherever you go.

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35 Weeks to a New Career

Build the Skills and Strategies You’ll Need to Succeed

Our program has been designed to get you familiar with all of the tools and systems that you’ll encounter in the office, while building the communication skills that will keep your team organized and drive success. We’ll also train you on:

  • Common business software
  • Hiring best practices
  • Business policies and procedures
  • Marketing and effective communication

Program Benefits that Fit Your Busy Schedule

The Business Office Administration (BOA) program consists of 44.5 quarter credit hours, or 720 hours in total. Over the course of 35 weeks, you’ll attend two weekly classes on campus and complete a portion of your coursework online. As a result, you’ll be prepared to enter modern, networked workplaces and assume a new role with confidence.

Although courses must be taken in order, you can work with your Admissions Representative to identify the class times that are right for you. 

Your Diploma Will Take You Places

Our BOA program covers software applications, office communication skills, business technology, and common policies that you’ll encounter in the office. Our Capstone Career Readiness course will help you transition from the classroom to the workplace by developing a resume, an online presence, and a personal brand.

A student who completes our Business Office Administration (BOA) program will be documented as a “Graduate”. As proof of their accomplishment, the student will receive a Diploma.

What Can You Do with a Diploma in Business Office Administration?

By the time you graduate, you’ll be prepared to work in a very wide range of entry-level office and administrative support positions. Many graduates from our program go on to work as:

  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Customer service representatives
  • Administrative assistants
  • Receptionists

What Graduates Say About IOT

  • “The teachers are amazing fun the director of hair design, aka Mrs r, is the best! Mrs. Woods is been like my guardian Angel. I enjoy every minute I’m there I grew up with them if I can say I learn how to be a professional."

    Nidya Trevino – COSMO, Class of 2022

  • "I graduated IOT’s Culinary Arts program with a 4.0 GPA in 2021. The program not only helped me gain confidence in essentials like knife skills and food safety , but challenged me to show up as a professional and to put my best foot forward in the fast-paced industry."

    Audrey Aparicio – CAD, Class of 2019

  • “With a great attitude, you can achieve anything you like.”

    Christopher Black, HVAC – Class of 2022

Where Can I Study?

Graduation and Employment Rates as reported to the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)

Number of Students Enrolled: N/A
Number of Students Graduated: N/A
ACCSC Graduation Rate: 0%
Number of Students Placed in their field of Study: N/A
ACCSC Employment Rate: N/A
Employment Rate Methodology: N/A

*The Business Office Administration program has no data due to being a new program in 2023. Outcomes for the program will be available after the annual report is submitted in October 2025.

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Graduation and Employment Rates for this program across all campuses.

BPPE 150% Graduation Rate: 0%
BPPE Placement Rate: 0%*
Placement Rate Methodology: N/A

*The Business Office Administration program has no data due to being a new program in 2023. Outcomes for the program will be available after the annual report is submitted in December 2024.

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
43-1000 Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-2000 Communications Equipment
43-2010 Operators, Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
43-2020 Telephone Operators
43-2090 Miscellaneous Communications, Equipment Operators
43-3000 Financial Clerks
43-3010 Bill and Account Collectors
43-3020 Billing and Posting Clerks
43-3030 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
43-3040 Gambling Cage Workers
43-3050 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
43-3060 Procurement Clerks
43-3070 Tellers
43-3090 Miscellaneous Financial Clerks
43-4000 Information and Record Clerks
43-4010 Brokerage Clerks
43-4020 Correspondence Clerks
43-4030 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
43-4040 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
43-4050 Customer Service Representatives
43-4060 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
43-4070 File Clerks
43-4080 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
43-4110 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
43-4120 Library Assistants, Clerical
43-4130 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
43-4140 New Accounts Clerks
43-4150 Order Clerks
43-4160 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Time Keeping
43-5000 Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching and Distributing Workers
43-5010 Cargo ad Freight Agents
43-5030 Dispatchers
43-5031 Public Safety Telecommunicators
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
43-5050 Postal Service Workers
43-5060 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
43-5070 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks
43-5110 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
43-6000 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
43-6010 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
43-6012 Legal Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medi-cal, and Executive
43-9000 Other Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-9020 Data Entry and Information Processing Workers
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
43-9030 Desktop Publishers
43-9040 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
43-9050 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
43-9060 Office Clerks, General
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
43-9070 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
43-9080 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
43-9081 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
43-9110 Statistical Assistants
43-9190 Miscellaneous Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-9199 Office Administrative Support Workers, All Other
43-4170 Receptionists and Information Clerks
43-4180 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
43-4190 Miscellaneous Information and Record Clerks

Graduation and Employment Rates as reported to the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)

Number of Students Enrolled: N/A
Number of Students Graduated: N/A
ACCSC Graduation Rate: 0%
Number of Students Placed in their field of Study: N/A
ACCSC Employment Rate: N/A
Employment Rate Methodology: N/A

*The Business Office Administration program has no data due to being a new program in 2023. Outcomes for the program will be available after the annual report is submitted in October 2025.

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Graduation and Employment Rates for this program across all campuses.

BPPE 150% Graduation Rate: 0%
BPPE Placement Rate: 0%*
Placement Rate Methodology: N/A

*The Business Office Administration program has no data due to being a new program in 2023. Outcomes for the program will be available after the annual report is submitted in December 2024.

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
43-1000 Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-2000 Communications Equipment
43-2010 Operators, Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
43-2020 Telephone Operators
43-2090 Miscellaneous Communications, Equipment Operators
43-3000 Financial Clerks
43-3010 Bill and Account Collectors
43-3020 Billing and Posting Clerks
43-3030 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
43-3040 Gambling Cage Workers
43-3050 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
43-3060 Procurement Clerks
43-3070 Tellers
43-3090 Miscellaneous Financial Clerks
43-4000 Information and Record Clerks
43-4010 Brokerage Clerks
43-4020 Correspondence Clerks
43-4030 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
43-4040 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
43-4050 Customer Service Representatives
43-4060 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
43-4070 File Clerks
43-4080 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
43-4110 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
43-4120 Library Assistants, Clerical
43-4130 Loan Interviewers and Clerks
43-4140 New Accounts Clerks
43-4150 Order Clerks
43-4160 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Time Keeping
43-5000 Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching and Distributing Workers
43-5010 Cargo ad Freight Agents
43-5030 Dispatchers
43-5031 Public Safety Telecommunicators
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
43-5050 Postal Service Workers
43-5060 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
43-5070 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks
43-5110 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
43-6000 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
43-6010 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
43-6012 Legal Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medi-cal, and Executive
43-9000 Other Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-9020 Data Entry and Information Processing Workers
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers
43-9022 Word Processors and Typists
43-9030 Desktop Publishers
43-9040 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
43-9050 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service
43-9060 Office Clerks, General
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
43-9070 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
43-9080 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
43-9081 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
43-9110 Statistical Assistants
43-9190 Miscellaneous Office and Administrative Support Workers
43-9199 Office Administrative Support Workers, All Other
43-4170 Receptionists and Information Clerks
43-4180 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
43-4190 Miscellaneous Information and Record Clerks