The Business Technology program at Lake Washington Institute of Technology provides students with comprehensive training that will open doors to numerous types of business career opportunities in the Seattle area and beyond. Whether you’re a recent high school graduate or a worker looking for a new career, this program will give you the skills you need to help you find a well-paying job.
The primary goal of the Business Technology program is to prepare college students to use various business software applications in a work environment to enhance day-to-day business operations. Learn the latest applications of desktop publishing, Web editing, presentation, scheduling, email, internet technology, Microsoft Office applications, and more. LWTech students can obtain a Business Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree. There are also several short certificates that can be completed in as little as two quarters.
The Business Technology program benefits from a variety of instructors with varied experience and expertise who enjoy bringing their real-world experience to the learning environment. Business Technology students at LWTech:
When you complete the LWTech Business Technology program, you will have immediate access to numerous jobs in a broad range of industries. You will gain the skills and knowledge needed to support today’s automated office environment.
At the end of the program, you will be able to:
Discover the advantages of I-BEST support for students pursuing the Accounting Assistant Certificate of Completion. Our comprehensive program provides in-class assistance in various areas, including writing, math, notetaking, presentation skills, study techniques, and career readiness.
At LWTech, I-BEST classes are uniquely structured with TWO instructors in ONE classroom. One instructor is a Professional-Technical or General Education faculty member, while the other specializes in Adult Basic Education (ABE) or English Language Learning (ELL). This collaborative approach ensures that I-BEST students receive exceptional attention and support throughout their classes. With this additional academic assistance, our I-BEST classes yield remarkable student success rates, allowing them to commence their certificate programs earlier, complete their degrees faster, and acquire the necessary education for pursuing their desired careers.
To discover more about I-BEST and connect with a knowledgeable advisor, please visit our dedicated I-BEST webpage.
At LWTech, we welcome all students as an open enrollment college and we are committed to your inclusion at the college. The Business Technology program of study leads to an industry or specific employers that may require a full or partial background check as well as a drug test before you start the job.
Entry into the Business Technology program requires completion of LWTech's general online application.
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Every teacher has been personally very caring, very confident. Their background, every one of them, came out of the industry. At the same time, their academic credentials are strong. It’s a wonderful blend. They are very attentive toward students’ needs. The whole experience has been consistent in the quality of attention, instruction, and education.
- Steven Maiers
Business Technology Student & Veteran
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