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Business Technology

Business Technology

The Business Technology program at Dodge City Community College is a one year certificate or two year degree program and is designed to meet the needs of anyone preparing to work or currently working in the business environment. Emphasis is placed on computer skill development and problem solving skills encountered in the business environment.  

Successful completion of the certificate or degree prepares students to succeed in the technologically advanced business environment.  Become Microsoft Certified in Microsoft Office 2010 and be in demand. Earning Office Specialist certifications acknowledges you have the expertise to work with the most up-to-date technologies that the 2010 Microsoft Office system has to offer.  Classes include Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook 2010.   

Microsoft Office Specialist-certified individuals report increased competence and productivity with Microsoft Office programs as well as increased credibility with their employers, co-workers, and clients. Office Specialist certification sets you apart in today's competitive job market, bringing employment opportunities, greater earning potential, and career advancement—in addition to increased job satisfaction

Classes are offered on campus or take advantage of our online classes. The Business Technology program is available Online

1st SEMESTER RECOMMENDED COURSES:

The following are recommended courses to enroll in for the first semester in the Computer Science program. For students enrolling after the first semester, please see department for recommended\ classes.

  • Introduction to Business 
  • Word Information Processing
  • PowerPoint/Outlook Certification
  • Business Technology Electives

CERTIFICATIONS:

MOS certification classes include Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook 2010.   (Microsoft Testing center on campus) 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Office Technology Management 
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Banking, Accounting and related fields
  • Database design

College Catalog

This catalog contains the curriculum information a student needs in planning his or her studies at Dodge City Community College.  All students need to become familiar with the language of the college catalog and the necessity of planning a sequence that will provide either a one-year certificate or a two-year degree.  Advisors are provided to assist students in planning their academic program.  As a student, please make sure that you consult your advisor for guidance in planning a program of study.  Students are ultimately responsible for assuring that their academic program meets the requirements for graduation and/or transfer to another degree granting institution.

Contact Information

Deedee Herrera
Professor of Computer Science/Business Technology
2501 N. 14th Ave.
Dodge City, KS 67801
1-800-367-3222
620-227-9362
deedee@dc3.edu