Business Technology

Folsom Lake College Business Technology

Folsom Lake College’s business technology curriculum is designed to provide an entry point into an ever changing, exciting career. Many opportunities are available that can lead to immediate employment or career advancement. Whether students take one class or a step toward a degree, business technology is applicable in all industries.

The business technology curriculum is designed to provide students with information technology skills used in today’s business environment. Students also receive an education in the major areas of business that are aligned with respective technology skills. Students in the program learn critical thinking, problem solving, how to use business software, and the procedures utilized in electronic workspaces.

The administration and management of today’s business and government organizations rely heavily upon information technology for the efficient achievement of goals. The collection, storage, and retrieval of data by computers is involved in the wide range of business activities including daily operations, management decision making, and long-range planning. As the dependence on information technology grows, so does the need for information technology specialists.

Career Options

Administrative or Executive Assistants
Consultants
Office Managers
Programmers
Systems Analysts
Technology Communications
User Support Analysts

Some career options may require more than two years of college study.

Highlights

  • Faculty experts current on the latest, most relevant business software
  • Courses integrated with business program offerings
  • Business software skills applicable to any industry