Business Technology

Certificate Description

The Business Technology program provides students (high school and adult) the opportunity to obtain a Business Technology Certificate in class or online. Students will receive hands-on training in software and internet-based applications, accounting practices, leadership, and entrepreneurship.  This competency-based training is delivered through highly skilled instructor interaction, self-paced learning, and lectures that prepare students for a wide variety of small- and large-business environments with a minimum proficiency of 80 percent in all courses. This program supports the Bridgerland Technical College mission to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and hands-on technical education to the Bear River Region.

  • Graduates will demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft Office applications through multiple hands-on assessments and creation of projects.
  • Graduates will develop leadership capabilities by planning, organizing, and following through with leadership-based activities.
  • Graduates will understand double-entry accounting techniques by producing business transactions using comprehensive assignments and tests.
  • Graduates will show growth in soft skills, professional communication, presentations, and time management traits through instructor observation and participation.

New Student Orientation (for enrolled students)

Certificate Courses

Additional Requirements

WorkKeys Assessment: Applied Math (4) Workplace Documents (5),and keyboarding (25 nwpm with no backspace and less than 10 errors). Schedule an appointment here or call (435) 750-3188. Need a review? Enroll directly in Academic Learning.

Please note: A composite ACT score of 17 or a composite SAT score of 930 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 webcam
Windows 10
Microsoft Office 2019
Internet Access
Other software may be required for elective courses (InDesign, Photoshop, etc.)
Printer

For additional information on occupational profile, please click here.

Employment Outlook
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Step 1 - Let's Get Started - Admissions

Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, open-exit, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available. Please contact SSA's for questions about this program, or check start dates.

The first step is to fill out the application for Bridgerland Technical College

Logan Campus Application or Brigham City Branch Campus Application

Step 2 - Assessment

Pre-Enrollment - WorkKeys Assessment: Applied Math (4), Workplace Documents (5), and keyboarding (25 nwpm with no backspace and less than 10 errors). Call (435) 750-3188 to schedule an appointment. Need a review? Enroll directly in Academic Learning. Please note: A composite ACT score of 17 or a composite SAT score of 930 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 Appointment in Logan

If you need to schedule for the Brigham City Branch Campus, please call (435) 750-3188 or email testing@btech.edu to schedule a remote testing appointment.

Step 3 - Enrollment and Registration

Once the Assessment/ACT has been approved, the next step is to meet with a Student Services Representative to complete your enrollment. You will declare your starting date, enrolled hours, and set up your payment schedule. No appointment is necessary. If you have any questions, Student Services can be reached at 435-753-6780 or studentservices@btech.edu.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$2,151 - this is an estimate.

Course fees may vary.

Pell Eligible: Yes

Estimated Monthly Payment:

$307

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

960 Hours - 10 months

Certificate Duration

30 hrs/wk (part-time options available)

Hours per Week

High School Students: Arranged - varies by school

Certificate Availability

Adult Students - Logan
Flexible schedules available.
Mon - Thurs, 8 am to 4 pm
Fri, 8 am to 2:30 pm
(Part-time options available.)

Adult Students - Brigham
Flexible schedules available.
Mon - Fri ,8 am to 2:30 pm
Mon - Wed, 5 pm to 8 pm

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

Logan Campus
Completion: 79%
Job Placement: 100%
Withdrawal: 21%

Brigham City Branch Campus
Completion: 63%
Job Placement: 100%
Withdrawal: 37%

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.

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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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Get In Touch

Hours of Operation

Logan Campus - Main
Telephone: 435-753-6780

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
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
Telephone: 435-734-0614

Student Services
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

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Contact Us

Logan Campus - 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