Business Technology Program
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, Visual Communications Technology, and/or other areas with Business Technology approval.
- office and administrative positions
- government agencies
- small businesses
- health care facilities
- accounting or law firms
- insurance agencies
- as information clerks
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.
Other Business Programs
Students who successfully complete this program will have
- A knowledge of current business practice and office technologies
- An ability to prioritize, organize and plan office work
- An ability to proficiently use current computer software
- The communication and interpersonal skills necessary to work effectively with others
- An ability to effectively manage information.