Business Technology Program

Business Technology Program

Certificate Description

Office professionals perform a variety of administrative duties necessary to run an organization efficiently, serving as information and communication managers for business.

Business Administrative Specialization

Students will be prepared to perform duties related to advanced software applications, business writing, telecommunications, document production, accounts receivable/payable, payroll, search engine optimization, social media, information management (including Cloud), and project leadership. The Business Technology Program is designed with employment in mind. Whether a student plans to move directly into a business or accounting position or obtain additional education, this program will boost the potential for success.

Business Technology Program is now online!
Students receiving Pell Grant will need to attend face-to-face.

New Student Orientation (for enrolled students)

Accounting Specialization

Accounting technicians may be responsible for preparing payroll records, accounts receivable/payable documents, tax forms, budgets, financial forecasts, and financial statements.

Students will learn generally accepted accounting principles applied in computerized accounting. Students will also learn to perform word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications; communicate effectively; and organize and maintain records. Job opportunities include accounting/bookkeeping technician, accounts receivable technician, accounts payable technician, payroll technician, voucher examiner, and ledger clerk.

Business Technology is now online!
Students receiving Pell Grant will need to attend face-to-face.

Certificate Courses

Certificate Requirements

Special Requirements

Basic reading (80%), whole numbers (85%), decimals (83%), fractions (83%), percents (83%), keyboarding (25 nwpm with no backspace and less than 10 errors), and language mechanics (80%) language expression (80%).Call (435) 750-3188 to schedule an appointment. Need a review? Get a sneak peek at the Assessment Center or enroll directly into the Academic Learning Center by calling (435) 753-6780.

Please note: A composite ACT score of 17 or a composite SAT score of 1210 can waive assessment requirements (except keyboarding) if taken no more than four years prior to enrollment.

Online Students

PC computer (no Apple at this time)
Students need an external web cam
Windows 10
Microsoft Office 2016
Internet Access
Other software may be required for elective courses (InDesign, Photoshop, etc.)

Employment Outlook

Employment Outlook

Employment projections by the Department of Workforce Services indicate business and office careers are among the top 50 career areas that will experience the largest growth in the next five years. Job opportunities are available in businesses of all sizes. Position titles could include administrative assistant, desktop publishing specialist, accounting clerk/technician, executive secretary, medical office specialist, office assistant, receptionist, accounts payable/receivable specialist, registrar, secretary, payroll coordinator, etc.

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education

Completion: 90%
Job Placement: 81%
Licensure: 100%
Withdrawal: 10%

Outcome statistics are compiled annually based upon Training Outcome surveys conducted with students post-graduation. Data is gathered through coordination with the student, faculty, Student Services Office personnel, and licensing agencies.

Gainful Employment Disclosures

When Can I Start?

Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available in the program. Because of demand, some programs have waiting lists to get in to the program. Please contact Student Services for information on those programs with waiting lists and defined starting dates.

I'm Ready To Get Started


1. Step One - Fill Out An Application

Logan Campus Application or Brigham City Branch Campus Application

2. Step Two: Schedule An Assessment
Please note: A composite ACT score of 17 or a composite SAT score of 1210 can waive assessment requirements (except keyboarding) if taken no more than four years prior to enrollment.Please email your scores to studentservices@btech.edu. If you do not have your scores, schedule your assessment below.

Schedule an Assessment

Is financial aid available?

Bridgerland Technical College participates in a variety of assistance programs that aid students in covering the costs associated with enrollment in full-time certificate programs. The Financial Aid Office provides information for grants, scholarships, and VA education benefits. Bridgerland Technical College does not participate in or endorse any loan program. The Financial Aid Office is located at the Main Campus, 1301 North 600 West. Stop by anytime or call (435) 750-3279, (435) 750-3114, or (435) 750-3204 for more information.

How much does it cost? Can I make payments? Are all tuition and fees due up front?

Most certificates take about one year to complete. Each individual certificate page has tuition and fee amounts listed. Students can be setup on a payment plan and make payments each month (due on the 1st).

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$2,504 - this is an estimate. Course fees may vary.

Pell Eligible: Yes

Estimated Monthly Payment:

$278

Estimated Books & Supplies

Cost varies by specialization and/or electives chosen.

Click Here for books and supplies details (ISBN/edition).

Campus Locations

Logan Campus - Main
Brigham City Branch Campus

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
1200 Hours - 10 months
Hours per Week
30 hrs/wk
Certificate Availability
High School Students Arranged - varies by school

Adult Students - Logan
Flexible schedules available.
Mon - Thurs 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Fri 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Adult Students - Brigham
Flexible schedules available.
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Mon - Wed 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Online
This specialization is delivered face-to-face and online.
Note: Pell Grant is not available for online students.

Outcome Data

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education

Completion: 90%
Job Placement: 81%
Licensure: 100%
Withdrawal: 10%

Outcome statistics are compiled annually based upon Training Outcome surveys conducted with students post-graduation. Data is gathered through coordination with the student, faculty, Student Services Office personnel, and licensing agencies.

Gainful Employment Disclosures

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A Little About Bridgerland Technical College

The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies.

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Hours of Operation

Logan Campus 

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (We will be open at 7:30 am on the first day of registration)

Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

Brigham City Branch Campus 

In-Person Hours Brigham City Branch Campus
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

If you need to contact any of our instructors or staff members please Click Here.

Contact Us

Main Office
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016