Business Technology

Cheryl Galipeau, Chair

The Business Technology Department of the University of Montana Missoula College collaborates with business and industry to prepare graduates to compete in and contribute to a dynamic global society. The department attracts and retains skilled faculty with the professional experience and theoretical background to utilize diverse instruction which reflects current and emerging business practices. Faculty actively engage students in the learning process by integrating experiential technical education and empowering students to adapt to an ever-changing world.

Students may choose from six Associate of Applied Science degree programs and four Certificate of Applied Science programs. Degree programs include Accounting Technology with an option in Computer Support; Administrative Management; Food Service Management; Medical Information Technology with options in Health Information Coding Specialty and Medical Administrative Assisting; Paralegal Studies; and Management with options in Entrepreneurship, and Sales and Marketing. Certificate of Applied Science programs include Culinary Arts, Customer Relations, Medical Reception, and Sales and Marketing.

Students may attend classes on U of M Missoula College East and UM Mountain campuses. Programs may contain day, evening and weekend classes.

Special Degree and Certificate Requirements

General education requirements are integrated into the following programs. Refer to the Academic Policies and Procedures section of this catalog for the specific requirements.