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Why Business Technology?

The Business Technology program prepares you with skills and certifications to efficiently process information as well as manage a fast-paced business. Learn about the business world while gaining hands-on experience in software application packages.

There are several paths you can take in the Business Technology program. The Business Technology Certificate
offers an introduction to business technologies covering basic Microsoft Office skills. Earning a Business Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree opens additional and more advanced career paths. With an Administrative Office Professional Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree you can pursue opportunities in small businesses, large companies, not-for-profit organizations and government agencies.

Why Heartland?

The Business Technology Program can open doors to a variety of different careers. With a Business Technology Certificate you can find entry-level employment as a(n):

  • Receptionist
  • Office or data entry clerk
  • Information processor
  • Technical specialist

With a Business Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree, you can expect to find entry-level employment as a(n):

  • Organizational support specialist
  • Statistical assistant
  • Financial assistant
  • Actuarial assistant

With an Administrative Office Professional Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree, you can expect to find entry-level employment as a(n):

  • Office manager
  • Executive secretary
  • Executive assistant
  • Personal assistant

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Applying to Heartland

Applying early is encouraged, so you can get the classes you need at the times you want. Visit heartland.edu/application to apply today!