Business Technology Systems
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BTS certificate programs give students an opportunity to become computer literate, and gain competency working with the most current business software applications as applied in a business environment. Programs emphasize the technological changes occurring in the workforce, where employment opportunities increase dramatically for those who are computer competent and skilled in operating a variety of software applications with business skills. Instruction emphasizes business applications and skills as applied to technology. Credits earned in the certificate programs may be applied toward the Business Technology degree.
The BTS degree includes emphasis in office management, advanced software skills, web marketing, human resources, bookkeeping, database and sustainable business practices. Positions include office manager, executive and administrative assistant, office assistant, web marketing specialist, desktop publisher, database specialist, coordinator and planner, bookkeeper and human resource assistant.
Associate in Arts Degree
Certificates of Achievement
- Administrative Assistant
- Advanced Business Software Specialist
- Human Resources Assistant
- Web Marketing Specialist
Certificates of Accomplishment
- Business Software Specialist (also see our Competency Based Online (CBO) accelerated certificate program option)
- Database User Specialist
- Desktop Publishing for Print and Web
- Office Assistant
Gainful Employment Information
Federal regulations require academic institutions to disclose to prospective students certain information about the institution’s Gainful Employment (GE) Programs, and about students who enrolled in those programs eligible for Title IV funding that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation. See the list of eligible certificates, but note that it may be out of date of current offerings.
To see some examples of what types of job titles you can obtain after completing a degree or certificate in this program, please visit the Center for Career Connections Career Pathways website.
Program Format: How long will it take to complete the program? Students pursuing an Associate degree can complete the program in two years if students: have already assessed into ENGL& 101 or completed the course prerequisites for ENGL& 101 attend full-time during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of the academic year successfully complete all …more about Business Technology Systems FAQs