Crosby Hall

Business Management Technology

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Program Information

Location(s) of Program: Online

Brief Description of Program: The Business Management Technology program provides students with the knowledge and skills that are needed to further their career in: small business ownership, hospitality and retail management, accounting services, administration services, human resource management, and other management organizations. Students completing the program will have the opportunity to obtain OPAC certifications in Word, Excel, QuickBooks, and Proofreading. As students excel in their class work and various projects, they learn life skills that will help them grow in business, industry, and the community workforce. Courses such as QuickBooks, Entrepreneurship, Microsoft Office, Communication Essentials, and Business Accounting will help students to gain skills they need to grow in an everchanging job market.

Business Management Technology offers ultimate flexibility for it’s participants with course offerings online and various class terms each semester.

The program offers the following:

  • 30-hour Career Certificate and/or
  • 45-hour Technical Certificate and/or
  • Associate of Applied Science Degree (60 hours)

Instructor Contact Information for the Program:

Debbie Ferrill - FCC
601.554.5512
dferrill@prcc.edu
Lauren Mayeaux - POP
601.403.1188
lmayeaux@prcc.edu

Possible Careers in this Program:Business Management, Advertising, Accounting, Industrial Production, Transportation Storage & Distribution, Food Service, Human Resources, Bookkeeping, Retail, Administrative Assistant, Hospitality

What a student can expect from a career in this field: Students can expect to oversee the activities of workers; hire, train and evaluate new employees; and ensure that a company or department is on track to meet its financial goals. Students can also expect to receive a Career Certificate, Technical Certificate, and/or an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Management Technology. Based on the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-2015 Edition, students can also expect for employment in this field to grow by 12% in MS by 2020.

Possible earnings of jobs in these career field: Business Management Technology students who graduate with an Associate of Applied Science degree can expect an annual median income of $47, 500 once they have gained experience in their field.

Mission of Program: The mission of our program is to prepare students to be successful business professionals within our community.

Goals of Program: The goal of the Business Management Technology program is to train students to be knowledgeable business professionals and to employ graduates in a degree related field.