Business Technology Program

Why Choose Business Technology?

Chemeketa's Business Technology can prepare you for the changing requirements businesses are seeking from today's applicants -

  • Computer/software skills
  • Professionalism
  • Flexibility
  • Customer Service
  • Follow/give instructions
  • Correct grammar, punctuation and spelling
  • Integrity and honesty
  • Interpersonal communication techniques
  • Active listening
  • Intermediate business math
  • Organize, maintain and work with office records and files
  • Prepare reports
  • Read and apply information
  • Set priorities
  • Work as a team member
  • Time management skills

Our Students attend the program for a variety of reasons and come to Chemeketa with vast backgrounds.

Job Enhancement and Office Updates

Consider short courses, weekend classes, online, or distance training classes to update skills and prepare for advancement. Educators even take classes for inservice requirements.

New Who Choose Business Technology?

Want ads or job descriptions often require skills in using current software such as Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, or Publisher, just to name a few. The job may also call for desktop publishing skills and the use of Adobe InDesign.

Personal Interest

Learn how computers work, learn to keyboard quickly and accurately, set up your home personal finance system, produce that family newsletter, or improve your writing skills. These are just a few of reasons people sign up for just one or two classes.