Business Technology Program

Degree Options

- Business Technology AAAS

- Business Software Applications CC

- Customer Service Specialist CC

- Microsoft Software Applications CC

- Office Assistant/Receptionist CC

- Office Clerk CC

- Office Technology CC

- Word Processing CC

- Wide range of business electives


Career Opportunities

  • office and administrative positions
  • government agencies
  • small businesses
  • health care facilities
  • accounting or law firms
  • insurance agencies
  • as information clerks

Program Advisors

Marcia Ray Liaw

Room 1421



The Business Technology program at Shoreline prepares students for jobs in today's computerized business environments. Students gain technological sophistication through hands-on computer training in current word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software. Students develop skills in human relations, mathematics and communications - all essential for success in the work place.


Graduates of the program are prepared for employment in a variety of office and administrative support positions. Students who have successfully completed business courses in high school may qualify for advanced placement. Tech Prep students should see a Business Technology Program advisor.


Students may complete both an AAAS Degree and Certificate of Proficiency. Those completing a degree program may choose electives from Accounting, Business Technology, Computer Information Systems, Visual Communications Technology, and/or other areas with Business Technology approval.


Online Certificates and Degree

All required courses in the Business Technology program are offered online. Students can earn their certificate and/or degree completely online. Most courses are also offered face-to-face. Completely online degrees in this program are available.


Degrees and Certificates

Transfer Programs

Other Business Programs

Program Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this program will have

Gainful Employment Data