Office Administration

Offered at the Nanaimo and Cowichan Campuses

View the program outline.

The following areas will be covered in the assessment for the above program:

Area of Study

Minimum Score



Reading Comprehension


30 questions - multiple choice.

40 minutes



30 questions – multiple choice. Identify correct usage in sentences (pronouns, verbs, transition words), spelling, capitalization and punctuation.

30 minutes



30 question on operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals percent and word problems.


60 minutes

Approximate Time: 2 1/2 hours - A dictionary is not permitted, a calculator is permitted.

Resources to help you prepare for your assessment:

Reading Comprehension Study Guide and Practice Test

Grammar and Punctuation Practice Assessment

Grammar and Punctuation Study Guide 1: Pronouns

Grammar and Punctuation Study Guide 2: Subjects and Verbs

Grammar and Punctuation Study Guide 3: Punctuation

Business Math Practice Assessment

Business Math Study Guide 1 - Decimals

Business Math Study Guide 2 - Fractions

Business Math Study Guide 3 - Percentages

Business Math Study Guide 4 - Units of Measurement

Additional Online Resources

Book online for exams at Nanaimo campus

Book for Cowichan Campus:
Book for Powell River Campus:

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