Business Office Systems and Support (BOSS)

Want to take charge of your career by developing critical skills for today’s marketplace? Whether you have little computer experience or are an experienced professional, there's a place for you in Business Office Systems and Support.

Earning a recognized industry certification, associate degree or continuing your career training can prepare you to be a productive member of the business community.

BOSS At-A-Glance


What Can I Earn?

These rates are entry hourly wages for the following Business Office Systems and Support jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

  • Secretary/Administrative Assistant$10.60/hr
  • Data Entry Keyer$10.57/hr
  • Executive Secretary/Executive Administrative Assistant$18.77/hr

SOURCE: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence Center

Guided Pathways in Business Office Systems and Support

A guided pathway will help you earn a college credential and build a career. It’s a one-page document that clearly shows you what courses to take (and when) to best prepare you for success in college and in your career.

Learn more about Guided Pathways to Success.

Guided Pathway
Business Office Systems and Support - Executive Assistant

BOSS Degree and Certificate Options

BOSS courses are sometimes still listed at the individual colleges under their former name of Office Technology. The catalog lists which colleges offer a particular award option.

Degree and certificate options in BOSS include:

Ready to take the first step toward your new career?