Associate of Applied Science

Business Technology AAS

The Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS) in Business Technology prepares the student for immediate employment in business and industry. It provides the essential business, computer skills and knowledge necessary in managing the day-to-day administrative operations in a business office. Students study accounting, business law, computer usage, communications, management and mathematics.

Occupational Objectives: Administrative assistant and secretarial positions.

  • Develop the ability to think critically and analyze problems
  • Use business-related information processing systems with proficiency
  • Apply acquired knowledge to administrative support tasks
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills in a business environment in order to complete individual and team projects
Related Instruction Requirements
Credits
Communications: (WRIT 101 or WRIT 104) 3
Mathematics: (M 111 or M 121) 3-4
Human Relations: (HS 100) 1
Native American Studies: (NASX Options) 3
Computer Technology: (CAPP 131) 3
Health (HLTH Options) 2
Total General Education credits required for degree 15-16

 

Business Technology Program of Study
Credits
ACTG 201 Principles of Financial Accounting 4
ACTG 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting 4
ACTG 205 Computerized Accounting 3
ACTG 291 Special Topics or ACTG 298 Internship 4
BGEN 235 Business Law 3
BMKT 225 Marketing 3
ECNS 201 Microeconomics or ECNS 202 Macroeconomics 3
MART 255 Introduction to Photoshop Media Arts 3
TASK 145 Records Management 3
WRIT 122 Introduction to Business Writing 3
Electives: (ACTG 101, BGEN 105, BGEN 201, BGEN 278, BGMT 235, STAT 116 or TASK 210) 12
Total Program of Study credits required for degree 45
Total credits required for degree 60-61

*Due to the small number of students in FPCC programs, numbers have been withheld to preserve Fort Peck Community College students’ confidentiality.