Business Technology Specialist

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Business Technology Specialist emphasizes training on word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software for business purposes. Completion of this certificate program which has as a prerequisite completion of the Office Technology Certificate would qualify an individual for secretarial, administrative assistant, or executive assistant positions.


Field of Interest
Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Degree Type
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Academic Plan
Business Technology Specialist (CER)
Academic Plan Code
Total credits required
Effective Term
Summer 2018

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

What You'll Learn
  • Use components of a word processing application to create, edit, and print documents using a microcomputer. (BPC131DK)
  • Demonstrate the ability to use various Internet communication tools. (CIS100, CIS133AA)
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Certificate of Completion in Office Technology (5261)18
BPC131DKIntermediate Word1
CIS100Internet: A Tool for Learning (0.5) OR
CIS133AAInternet/Web Development Level I-A (1)-10.5
Restricted Electives
Course #Course TitleCredits
Student should select 3 credits from any BPC or CIS prefixed course.3

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