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Business Technology

The Business Technology Program prepares students for employment in today’s business office and for the business administration major in college. The program is structured so that a student obtains proficiency in computer applications, business communications, office procedures, accounting, medical office assistant, web design, and entrepreneurship. Skills can be applied to a wide variety of workplace settings, including both profit and nonprofit organizations.

Computer applications include: word processing applications, spreadsheets, databases, presentation graphics, desktop publishing, and web design using a Microsoft-based computer network. Students are given the opportunity to attain national certification as a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. Students also gain experience with QuickBooks, an automated accounting system.

The Business Technology students operate the school store which provides the students valuable skills in ordering merchandise, inventory control, marketing, and finance. Junior students have the opportunity to work in businesses on internships. In their senior year, qualified students participate in the co-operative work-study program where they gain valuable hands-on experience while receiving monetary compensation.

  • Create unique business solutions using advanced software and effective organizational techniques
  • Experience and manage project simulations exploring stocks, successful business models and retail marketing plans
  • Develop critical entrepreneurial skills in a professional team environment

CAREER FOCUS
Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certification and further education

ENTRY LEVEL POSITIONS 

High School Diploma from Keefe Tech

Administrative Assistant
Customer Service Representative
Data Entry Specialist
Desktop Publisher
Dispatcher
Executive Assistant
Legal Secretary
Medical Office Assistant
Receptionist
Sales Support Administrator

TECHNICAL CAREERS

Associates Degree (2-year), Certificate Program, Licensing or Adult Education

Accounting Clerk
Entrepreneur
Fashion Merchandiser
Marketing Coordinator
Medical Billing Specialist
Office Manager
Paralegal
Sales Manager
Social Media Specialist
Wholesale and Retail Buyer

PROFESSIONAL CAREERS

Bachelors Degree (4-year) and Graduates or Doctoral Degree for some

Accountant
Business Development Director
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Financial Analyst
Human Resource Specialist
Investment Analyst
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner
Personal Financial Advisor

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