Business Technology BA23

The Business Technology program is designed to prepare graduates for employment in a variety of positions in today's technology-driven workplaces. The Business Technology program provides learning opportunities, which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes the use of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and database applications software. Students are also introduced to accounting fundamentals, electronic communications, internet research, and electronic file management. The program includes instruction in effective communication skills and terminology that encompasses office management and executive assistant qualification and technology innovations for the office. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in the area of administrative technology. Graduates of the program receive a Business Technology, Associate of Applied Science degree.

Entrance Requirements

  • Submit a completed application;
  • High School diploma or equivalent required: Yes
  • Age Requirement: 16
  • Submit official high school/high school equivalent transcripts, if applicable;
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
  • Satisfy Placement Testing requirements.

Area I - Language Arts/Communications — 3 Hours

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Minimum Area I - Language Arts/Communications Credit Hours:
3

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences — 3 Hours

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Minimum Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences Credit Hours:
3

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics — 3 Hours

* Choose one of the following:

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Minimum Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics Credit Hours:
3

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts — 3 Hours

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Minimum Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts Credit Hours:
3

Specific General Education Core Elective — 3 Hours

* Choose one additional course from the complete Area I, II, III, or IV listings:

General Education Courses

Minimum Specific General Education Core Elective Credit Hours:
3

Accounting Course — 4 Hours

* Choose one of the following:

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Minimum Accounting Course Credit Hours:
4
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation:
64

Overview

Program

Type

Associate of Applied Science, AAS

Location(s)

Baxley, Camden, Golden Isles, Jesup, Waycross