Business Technology

Business Technology

Increase your employability with a solid foundation in Microsoft Office and Windows, along with strong digital and professional office management skills.

About Us

CR’s Business Technology program prepares you for today’s workplace by providing you with expertise in a broad range of entry-level office skills and software programs which will promote your success in a variety of office environments.  You’ll learn the administrative support software employers look for, as well as develop the communication, team-working and analytical skills that will help you stand out in a professional office environment.

Degrees and Certificates

Choose from specializations in Office Applications, Computer Support, Digital Media or Accounting.

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Skills covered include:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access & PowerPoint)
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Keyboarding Proficiency
  • Business Communications
  • Human Relations/Customer Service Skills
  • Hardware and Software Support Basics
fast Fact

The number one most in-demand job skill in 2016 was Microsoft Excel.

Source: Burning Glass Labor/Insight

Employment Opportunities

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Help Desk Support
  • Office Clerk
  • Office Technology Support
  • Receptionist

Projected California Employment Statistics


Administrative Assistant


Job Growth (2014-2024)


Job Openings (2014-2024)

223,300 245,100


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Division Information

Career Education Division

 Mike Haley, Dean

 Gussie Solem, Administrative Secretary

 Career Education Division Office, AT-100C


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