Business Technology AAS – Fort Peck Community College

Business Technology AAS

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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
Communications: (WRIT 101 or WRIT 104) 3
Computer Applications: (CAPP 131) 3
Health: (HLTH Options) 2
Human Relations: (HS 100) 1
Mathematics: (M111 or M 121) 3
Native American Studies: (NASX options) 3
Total General Education credits required for degree 15-16


Business Technology Program of Study
ACTG 201 Principles of Financial Accounting 4
ACTG 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting or ACTG 180 Payroll Account 3
ACTG 205 Computerized Accounting 3
ACTG 291 Special Topics or ACTG 298 Internship 4
BGEN 105 Introduction to Business 3
BGEN 201 Business Ethics 3
BGEN 235 Business Law 3
BGEN 278 Writing the Business Plan 3
BGMT 235 Management 3
BMKT 225 Marketing 3
CAPP 156 Microsoft Excel 3
TASK 145 Records Management 3
TASK 210 Office Success Strategies 3
WRIT 122 Introduction to Business Writing 3
Total Program of Study credits required for degree 44-45
Total credits required for degree 60

*Program Requirements Based On FPCC Courses-All Transfer Students (credits) Will Be Evaluated On An Individual Basis

**Students who opt for M 111 must take ACTG 202; Student who opt for M 121 may take either ACTG 180 or ACTG 202 to meet the min 60 Credit Requirement